Travel Blogs from Geneva, Switzerland

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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 ...

Day Nineteen - Geneva, Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Day Nineteen - Geneva, Switzerland

A travel blog entry by mikeyhand

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... very nice. I can get used to this. Jess already had two of their complimentary espressos. So we walked around Geneva and asked the concierge for some lunch recommendations. After shooting down the overpriced selections, we opted for the less overpriced ...

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 ...

Day Twenty One - The Swiss Alps (Gruyere, Broc ..), Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Day Twenty One - The Swiss Alps (Gruyere, Broc ..)

A travel blog entry by mikeyhand

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... smaller mountains of the Swiss Alps around us. We left after this to head to the chocolate factory.  We drove to Broc, Switzerland which was only 15 minutes away to see the Callier chocolate factory. It ended up being a Nestle factory and we didn't ...

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 ...

Stop over in Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Stop over in Geneva

A travel blog entry by abatage

... , however I should be able to squeeze a couple of entries for each state we visited. Sorry about the holes, but like our stop over in Geneva, there is no information to draw on except memories. In fact, I am going to add all the pins up to 1990 so that I ...

Finally, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Finally

A travel blog entry by jose

1) It snowed 2) I watched The Inconvenient Truth These things are linked, but not because I linked them. We need to do something. I'm thinking on how, as I am sure it's within my capacity to do more with WWF and anyone who wants to ...

Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Geneva

A travel blog entry by wanderingblonde

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... it.  I definitely respect her for making choices that contribute to her health, but I can’t imagine living in Switzerland without enjoying the bounty of good cheese and chocolate that’s available. After lunch, we played the good Geneva ...

Retour Tour du Monde, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Retour Tour du Monde

A travel blog entry by gerard.clement

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« Ce que je sais a soixante, je le savais aussi bien a vingt. Quarante ans d'un long, d'un superflu travail de vérification » C'était la citation accompagnant mon dîner de départ en retraite au mois de Décembre, je me dois d'y ajouter, « En deux ...

Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Geneva

A travel blog entry by the_tardifs

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April 28 - Geneva As Switzerland is not a part of the EU, we figured that we'd have to go through some immigration point. Well, we did. An officer took our passports, looked through them, asked us a couple of questions and let us through. No stamping, ...

Lazy Geneva Day, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Lazy Geneva Day

A travel blog entry by the_tardifs

... are all within walking distance. After browsing through a wine shop, Gerald went for a haircut while Lynn and I browsed around Manor (Geneva's equivalent of The Bay). It was a little sneaky of me, but I asked to walk around the housewares looking for ...

Filling in time, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Filling in time

A travel blog entry by jcastellan

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Had a sleep in this morning. I wasn't feeling as enthusiastic this morning as usual. I think it is because I am now in a large city and for the past week have been in small towns, which I really enjoyed. Hopped on a tram and went to see the UN building ...

Equipped for the Unknown, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Equipped for the Unknown

A travel blog entry by tanya.lesiuk

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... ;                      ________________ Price of common items in Switzerland: Keep in mind the CHF is very similar to the CAD.  - Grande Chai Latte from Starbucks : 6.70 CHF  - Average ...

Reflections thus far..., Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Reflections thus far...

A travel blog entry by tanya.lesiuk

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... my travel partners ass. Sorry Tatiana :) You know how she hates to lose. Ah ...ah ...ah....ha...... General observations of Switzerland:   - Not many dogs around. We later find out it is not illegal to consume your pet. Ah......... that certainly ...

Swiss Alps!!!!, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Swiss Alps!!!!

A travel blog entry by gwennifer

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Swiss Alps looming above. Swiss sun shining brilliantly. Swiss chocolate filling our tummies. Yes, we're in Switzerland! It's a lot colder here, for once we feel like it's actually December! We were in delight to see the white trees as the train ...

Lisbon to Geneva to Lausanne today, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Lisbon to Geneva to Lausanne today

A travel blog entry by jojorockstar

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... for under 100 euros. I ended up sleeping in Lausanne. I had 90 minutes once I took the train from the airport into town. Geneva was pretty. Flowers were everywhere, the city was spotless, stores were closed and there didn't seem to be a whole lot going ...

aah, a PROPER cup of tea....., Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

aah, a PROPER cup of tea.....

A travel blog entry by natsandfrancois

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We have finally arrived to stay with our lovely friends Romain and Jamie in Geneva. They live in a lovely central flat and we have settled in nicely and made ourselves at home! We have been mostly sitting around and relaxing which has been SO nice, eating ...

Geneva, Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Geneva, Switzerland

A travel blog entry by nessamilan

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... 7pm to my next location. AWESOME. The reason I have explained this system is simple: it explains why I took a DAY TRIP to Geneva, Switzerland; simply because I CAN ;) I had an extra two days left on my pass and need to use them before I leave to ...

Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Switzerland

A travel blog entry by anadiez

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... I can give to this blog; its name says it all. Stunning, amazing, extraordinary, are only a few words to describe Switzerland's scenery. Your will not get tired of looking at the mountains, lakes and villages that together decorate the country landscape. ...

Busines trip to Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Busines trip to Geneva

A travel blog entry by travelingdiva

... the day to walk around. Not far out of Basel, the snow was coming down thickly and it continued all the way south to Geneva. When I got there and checked into my hotel I walked around a bit and visited the tourist office but it was freezing and wet and ...

Geneve, Genève, Switzerland travel blog

Geneve

A travel blog entry by koendeschacht

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Hey allemaal, Ben heel goed opgeschoten de laatste dagen: vertrokken uit Nancy, dan door de Vogezen (mooi! wel heel de dag regen), en dan een paar vlotte honderd kilometers langs de kanalen door Frankrijk, waar ik ook belachelijk veel Hollanders ben ...

Swiss Army Knives, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Swiss Army Knives

A travel blog entry by abroadwith3boys

... we had a three hour train layover including Starbucks and the purchase of the boys' first Swiss Army Knives.  Lucky boys! The train route travels to the North of the beautiful Lake Geneva on the map.  Gorgeous scenery the whole way to Italy! ...

Train Day: Montreux to Avignon via Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Train Day: Montreux to Avignon via Geneva

A travel blog entry by ktowndoyles

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... our first trip on a TGV train.....they are supposed to be the fastest but not so for us! Track problems on the France side of Geneva rerouted us from the TGV track to an alternate route so we were an hour and a half late. On the bright side with lots of ...

Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland travel blog

Geneva

A travel blog entry by odgersd

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... I got to meet up with my friend Maggie who is studying in Nice! I went by train to Nice then we caught a late plane to Geneva. It was such a cool city and was very international. Well this time I think I will let the pictures tell my story...there wasn't ...

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