Maison Le Fort

Chemin Le Fort 1, Cologny, Geneva, 1223, Switzerland | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Cologny

Day 54: Chamomix and Mont Blanc

A travel blog entry by jimboandsusan

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... were ice caves. We thought we were going to naturally occurring ones, but no, they are actually drilled out each season. Artists sculpt the ice into tables, chairs, polar bears, stuff like that. We lost two people on the tour which the guide was quite upset about. He had mentioned it was a 200 euro taxi fare back from Chamonix to Geneva! But there were initially four people who were initially missing from our leaving point. As we ...

Day 53: Geneva

A travel blog entry by jimboandsusan

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... the room had a completely new aroma, that of strong cleaning products. That evening, inspired by the cleaners less than subtle hint that we smell bad, we found a nearby coin laundry. We were looking for a place for dinner and it just so happened to be near a Thai place. I'd been day dreaming of pad Thai for a while now, but we haven't come across any Thai places. But not only did we find one, but it was called "Pad Thai". Dinner was ...

Memories of France #3

A travel blog entry by jamesonthevf201

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... world war. Such was the devastation of the villages and surrounding lands in the conflict that the water networks were almost totally destroyed. When it came to rebuilding the area after the war, the need to reinstate public drinking fountains was overlooked and has no been put right ever since. If you have a better explanation, I'd like to hear it.

I make a point of trying the door of any church I pass by directly. Most were locked in rural France, but of those I ...

Day 52: Vevey to Geneva

A travel blog entry by jimboandsusan

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... to our lives! We arrived in Geneva just after the tourist information centre closed, but were saved by some mobile 'travel angels' - tourist information people dressed in orange at the train station. They gave us a map with a list of hotels and prices, but we still spent some time hunting down something not too expensive! Relieved to have finally completed the Rhone route, and to have a couple of rest days, we relaxed with some cheap, greasy pizza... ...

Flights are booked!!!!!

A travel blog entry by james.hanlon

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From deciding to ditch the job hunt in London and head of traveling we have, after about a month of research and debate, booked our Round The World Tickets!!! Five weeks tomorrow we leave Geneva, unemployed and homeless to start our great adventure. Excitement is at an all time high but before embracing the life of a bum - need to finish up work, cancel the rent, sell an apartment of IKEA furniture, obtain ...

Location

This hotel, located on Chemin Le Fort 1, Cologny, is near Lake Geneva, Jet d'Eau, Bodmer Museum, and Quartier des Eaux-Vives.
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