Residence Laffitte

Rue Sismondi 10, Geneva, Geneva, 1201, Switzerland | Hotel
 

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Day 54: Chamomix and Mont Blanc

A travel blog entry by jimboandsusan

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... the mountain. From there we took a second cable car that took us up to the Aguille du Midi, at 3842m. The view from the cable car was not inspiring, it was pretty much a complete white out. But this is the longest single span cable car in the world. It's incredibly steep too, you arrive at the cable car station almost vertically. On exiting the cable car we were in the middle of a snow storm. Standing on the highest bridge in Europe ...

Day 53: Geneva

A travel blog entry by jimboandsusan

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... inside were all booked out, but we think we saw some hadrons... We were interested to find out that the 27km circumference underground tunnel doesn't go under the mountains at all - just under the countryside near Geneva. Apparently it's 100m below the ground! We found ourselves standing above the Atlas detector. We enjoyed reading and hearing about how they use the accelerator to re-create the high-energy environment shortly after the ...

Day 52: Vevey to Geneva

A travel blog entry by jimboandsusan

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... some main roads near Ouchy, but there was almost always a cycle path or cycle lane - definitely better than yesterday! We discovered a patisserie in the medieval town of St Prex, where we had yummy chocolate croissants! The rain came and went throughout the day, just enough to make sure that we were completely soaked before it cleared up. And every so often, our shadows would return as the sun caressed our dripping clothes, and returned a little bit ...

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 city without a hassle.

Aboard the Petit train for a quick tour then we footed it to the sights around the lake.
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Getting ready to move to Geneva

A travel blog entry by beoms

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... attestation de non poursuite' and that is something you can get only if you have been leaving in Switzerland for at least 3 month…if you can have that, the alternative solution is to have someone to act as your guarantor. However this person has to live in Geneva. No chance for me to get my own flat. So I got a flat share. I had to visit a fair few before I could find the one that seems perfect for me. It is a bit ...

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This hotel, located in the Pâquis-Nations area of Geneva, is near Jet d'Eau, KeyTours S.A., Schtroumph Buildings, and Mont Blanc.
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