Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Sofia Saint-Genis-Pouilly
Travel Blogs from Saint-Genis-Pouilly
It's been a hectic few days, getting ready for this trip, but finally I'm on my way! Pegasus Airlines cancelled my Istanbul to Konya flight and I didn't find out till late Sunday! Managed to rebook for the next morning (Wed) and find a room in the airport hotel. Now I'm on my way ...
... the lake to which we had a front row seat. Ross thought they'd put it on for his retrenchment party........
Next on the itinerary, Zermat, Switzerland
... how they were built and by whom.
We shared a Panini for lunch and each of us had a large beer. It was just perfect. We took our time getting back to the car, a little more window shopping... We got to our hotel just outside Geneva a whole lot easier than getting into the city. We are staying at an Ibis. It's new so it's quite nice and has everything we need for one night.
Tomorrow night we do a Chamber de Hote which will be a lovely ...
... It was put into perspective, somewhat, when we read that a basic meal at McDonald's would cost $14. (Switzerland uses Swiss Francs, fairly close to the U.S. dollar in value. Less than a Euro.)
Tuesday found us wandering across town to the Carrouges section of Geneva, across l'Arve River, a quaint, arty neighborhood. I bought a hat, Tamar bought a rock and we had a nice lunch. There was a reception for Mike's conference Tuesday evening at the top of ...
... our window and we have air con, which was very nice after a hard day wandering the streets.
It was immediately apparent on our arrival that our passports were not going to be stamped, I think that we already knew that Switzerland was part of the Schengen Agreement. Schengen town in Luxembourg where agreement was made. Therefore with our Aussie / Kiwi passports we can stay in the countries for 90 days in any 180days. Therefore we run out ...