Travel Blogs from Geneva, Switzerland

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Geneva part I (23rd & 24th May), Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Geneva part I (23rd & 24th May)

A travel blog entry by jwalkntheworld

... but the cost per day to stay here was going to prove a challenge. Most travellers on a tight budget decide to skip Switzerland all together but this country has incredible diversity and has amazing things to offer. Trains are the way to travel in ...

The world at 300kmh, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

The world at 300kmh

A travel blog entry by benny

... club and then hip hop next door. I stumbled in at 6am only to get up again at 7 just in to pack and go. The train to Geneva was peaceful and scenic, I had an entire TGV carriage to myself - first class all the way. I am now in Geneve kiling time, it is ...

Geneva, Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Geneva, Switzerland

A travel blog entry by jaredwall

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... trains three times. But though our itinerary changed, our spirits remained, as ever, boisterous. Geneval Reflection: The day in Geneva was extremely relaxing, and although a lot of walking was done, a lot of recuperation occured. After such ...

Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Geneva

A travel blog entry by jcarlso2

Geneva All day Tuesday we traveled to Geneva with a lunch break at some mountains. They were pretty gorgeous. A bunch of us took the gondola up to the stops. It was a lot of fun. Amanda and I went up to Murren and had a little run in with the brits but ...

Geneva and Chamonix, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Geneva and Chamonix

A travel blog entry by dscottprod

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... stayed in a tiny little hotel with a narrow room, see the picture below, then we walked the streets of Old Town Geneva which was very charming. Cobblestone streets and outdoor cafes everywhere.  In the afternoon we took an express shuttle van an ...

Big, Deep Breath before we take the plunge!, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Big, Deep Breath before we take the plunge!

A travel blog entry by joseph_hillier

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... ; After getting some much needed rest and laundy done (Elli you're wonderful!  Julia, adore you as always!) I've headed back to Geneva for a couple more days to hang out with Nat and then I'm off to Zurich, from where I fly to Nairobi on Monday (Nic ...

Infos pour le départ, Confignon, Switzerland travel blog

Infos pour le départ

A travel blog entry by sebjossi

Si vous voulez venir au départ, je serai dès 9h dans la cour de l'école primaire de Cressy sur Confignon (Rue Edouard Vallet 16, 1232 Confignon). Le départ est prévu à 10h, hésitez pas à venir à vélo si vous voulez rouler un petit bout avec ...

Chocolate and Wine, Satigny, Switzerland travel blog

Chocolate and Wine

A travel blog entry by jebandcarmen

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... ; Jacques and Kathy, the owners of this amazing home and vineyard picked us up on our arrival to Geneva, Switzerland.  Satigny is a gorgeous little wine country village located a few kilometers from Geneva, on ...

Language Issues, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Language Issues

A travel blog entry by jose

... Using my old Nokia to compare the options does not work. Crap. And I'm late for a party. I only know about two people in Geneva, one is having a party and I can't get my text that has directions to his house. Good grief. Hopefully if I dial his number ...

Nouveau départ, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Nouveau départ

A travel blog entry by bafreux

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"Il y a des voyages qui ne vous lâchent pas, qui restent enclavés dans votre regard, qui électrifient votre pensée, qui se relient à votre présent par les fils du souvenir..." cette phrase n'est pas de moi mais du grand Laurent Bouchain! Toujours ...

Strolling with the Swiss, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Strolling with the Swiss

A travel blog entry by bryantdawson

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... just simply can't beat snowboarding in the Alps!  The weekend was split between two distinct places (and countries). First there is Geneva, Switzerland, which I am going to dedicate this blog post to. Second, Chamonix, France - where I had my extreme ...

Once around the lake on another rainy day, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Once around the lake on another rainy day

A travel blog entry by rashed

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We had lunch in divonne , Shopped in Geneva Dinner in Lausanne And a pit stop in Montreux! Thats what you can do on a rainy ...

Visit of Geneve, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Visit of Geneve

A travel blog entry by bart0073

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Geneva, a fountain, thats it !!!, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Geneva, a fountain, thats it !!!

A travel blog entry by mike81

... to join me in Genva. Well....... he did. We boared the train which was about 3 hours and headed to the buisness capital of Switzerland. I knew from my Swiss family that it wasn´t going to be the highlight of my time in switz but I thought it was a ...

Lake Geneva to Interlaken, Geneva, Lausanne, Fribourg, Bern, Thun, Interlaken, Switzerland travel blog

Lake Geneva to Interlaken

A travel blog entry by jnewcomb

... ! Tram Viaduct Camp fire next to the river at the campsite Lauterbrunnenn, in the mountains south of Interlaken, Switzerland 14 July, Thursday Start point: Bern - Swiss Capital End point: Lauterbrunnenn, in the mountains south of ...

Quick entry not worth reading, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Quick entry not worth reading

A travel blog entry by hastie

... had some advice that it was a nice area and we needed to relax a little. So the easiest way to get there was to stop at Geneva for the night and then leave the next day. Geneva is home of the UN, red cross and things like that. We didn´t actually see ...

For my housemate, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

For my housemate

A travel blog entry by jose

Girls are stupid... throw rocks at them. Except of course if those girls are Lital and I... we're just fun ...

Oh Swizterland, we love you more than Florence, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Oh Swizterland, we love you more than Florence

A travel blog entry by europebaby

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... July 6th, 2005 - HAPPY 5 MONTH ANIVERSARY TO US we slept in and woke up a little later today because our train to Geneva wasn't until 1pm. we caught our train and fortunitely, there weren't many people on it. it actually came on time and arrived on ...

Saving the Planet from Climate Change, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Saving the Planet from Climate Change

A travel blog entry by jose

... one of the best recognized brands in the world) can't offer solutions to climate change, who can? People are scared. I mean, in Switzerland people were sitting out in their gardens in mid-January because they can't go skiing. It didn't snow in the alps ...

One Night?, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

One Night?

A travel blog entry by jose

... time. All that said. If one of the two barriers were removed, I'd do this... flight £416.90 07:30 Depart Geneva (GVA) Arrive Boston (BOS) 15:00 Sat 30-Sep Duration: 13hr 30min Air France Air France 1243 / 332 Connect in Paris ...

Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Geneva

A travel blog entry by big_red

hey all, well after missing our first flight from berlin to geneva we made it. we have been here for two days now. its such a gorgeous city. we are staying at the Salvation Army homless shelter. it is the best deal we have found so far. only 15 francs ...

Le depart, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Le depart

A travel blog entry by bafreux

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Alors voila je pars.. les preparatifs du voyage furent plus compliques que je pensais... il a fallu reflechir et penser a tellement de chose qu'il fallait faire du point de vue administratif, vider une partie de mon appart, aider a demenager, rendre ...

Last preparations before take off, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Last preparations before take off

A travel blog entry by jtroussier

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... of the fun ahead, and right now can only see the confort and great people I am leaving behind. And miraculoulsy Geneva has turned into a bloody amazing place lately..... Tonight last party with friends and ze codz. Tomorrow morning last ...

Lake Geneva and a day of Swiss culture, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Lake Geneva and a day of Swiss culture

A travel blog entry by glenn-sampson

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A cycle free day today as we took a road trip to Geneva. With overcast stormy weather we backed our trusty SatNav to get us there whilst avoiding the car tax entry. Advice from our host in Annecy put us on the right track and we made our way into the lake ...

Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Geneva

A travel blog entry by joelandes

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Just a few pics to share! Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum & The United ...

Geneva - next stop...more beer, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Geneva - next stop...more beer

A travel blog entry by philvandyk

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August 7th we arrived in Geneva zesterdaz(that is yesterday on this keyboard) As the title says it is a very beautiful city. It is right on Lake Geneva (the locals call it Lake something else) After dropping our shhhstuff off at the hotel (thanks ...

Don't be afraid of your freedom!, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Don't be afraid of your freedom!

A travel blog entry by jose

I listen to whatever radio station is willing to blast itself into the apartment I housesit for, but generally listen to French-speaking stations that play a mix of music. This morning as I got out of the shower, the theme song that had been in my head ...

Liechtenstein and Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Liechtenstein and Switzerland

A travel blog entry by billandsara

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... we only purchase it when we are really over budget). Highlights Scenic Train Trips Valle Verzasca Dam Lucerne, Switzerland Geneva, Switzerland September 2 Today we spent countless hours on a train bound for Switzerland. Nothing sensational to report as ...

Today's update, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Today's update

A travel blog entry by jose

Today my French came more freely than my Spanish. It was only later, after the pressure was off, that i was able to recall how one might have said what needed to be said in Spanish. Shall we consider this progress? Today I learned that I am to have ...

Summer in Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Summer in Geneva

A travel blog entry by travelingdiva

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... back home late this evening. I also some how managed to get on possibly the only seriously-delayed train in Switzerland! Normally it takes 3 hours to go from Geneva to Basel, but for me it took over 4 because my first train was late and missed ...

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