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Last night, I was with a friend who asked "Have you been to Palais des Mascottes?" I said no and was told that *everyone* knows that place and you have to go.


It got me to wondering....what other places would go on that list? What other places would someone who knew Geneva *assume* you had been to once they learned that you had lived there for 1, 2, 5, 10 years?


It could be a restaurant, a bar, a theatre, whatever.....


My first addition to the list: Gelato Mania in Paquis (and Carouge and Eaux-Vives).


 


 

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Last night, I was with a friend who asked "Have you been to Palais des Mascottes?" I said no and was told that *everyone* knows that place and you have to go.


It got me to wondering....what other places would go on that list? What other places would someone who knew Geneva *assume* you had been to once they learned that you had lived there for 1, 2, 5, 10 years?


It could be a restaurant, a bar, a theatre, whatever.....


My first addition to the list: Gelato Mania in Paquis (and Carouge and Eaux-Vives).


 


 


ZonkerDec 26, 09 12:28
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Palais des Mascottes?


What is this place?

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Palais des Mascottes?


What is this place?


Maria_, Dec 26, 09 14:05
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all i know is.... Palais Mascotte

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all i know is.... Palais Mascotte


Zonker, Dec 26, 09 14:33
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must sees and visits:


- salève mountain
- reformation wall
- shakers :)
- café de lys
- cheval blanc
- qu'importe
- elvis billards/lasphère
- all genevan parcs
- cern


zonker do you want more? guess you have something to do now ;)))
have fun!

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must sees and visits:


- salève mountain
- reformation wall
- shakers :)
- café de lys
- cheval blanc
- qu'importe
- elvis billards/lasphère
- all genevan parcs
- cern


zonker do you want more? guess you have something to do now ;)))
have fun!


summermind, Dec 26, 09 16:28
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Go see the Cathedral - the view is amazing in good weather!

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Go see the Cathedral - the view is amazing in good weather!


Caroline K, Dec 26, 09 19:23
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@Summermind: thanks for the list, but why is La Sphère a must-see? It's just a billiards hall. Or have I missed something more there? And what's up with "all genevan parks?" What is so "must-see" about them?

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@Summermind: thanks for the list, but why is La Sphère a must-see? It's just a billiards hall. Or have I missed something more there? And what's up with "all genevan parks?" What is so "must-see" about them?


Zonker, Dec 26, 09 19:26
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you are right. my initial list was almost like my personal favourite places list.
let me give you more sophisticated ones:


- the russian church
- the minaret (one of the 4 minarets in switzerland)
- the carouge gardens
- the ING bank building in eaux-vives, built by the famous mario botta
- the botanic gardens and the flamingos

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you are right. my initial list was almost like my personal favourite places list.
let me give you more sophisticated ones:


- the russian church
- the minaret (one of the 4 minarets in switzerland)
- the carouge gardens
- the ING bank building in eaux-vives, built by the famous mario botta
- the botanic gardens and the flamingos


summermind, Dec 26, 09 19:35
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@summermind: thanks for additional items. Where is the minaret? Is it at the mosque in Petit Saconnex?


 

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@summermind: thanks for additional items. Where is the minaret? Is it at the mosque in Petit Saconnex?


 


Zonker, Dec 26, 09 19:51
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Yes Zonker, that's right, it is at the mosque in Petit Saconnex.



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Yes Zonker, that's right, it is at the mosque in Petit Saconnex.


summermind, Dec 26, 09 19:59
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@summermind: it's embarrassing to say, but I live across the street and haven't noticed the minaret, yet. I am looking outside my balcony and I don't.....wait, I understand. there is a pine tree that is EXACTLY in my line of sight.


 


@kparker: name lights - you mean the different languages saying things like Bonjour! Good-bye! and so on? Yeah, those ARE cool. Where is the OUI/NON sculpture? I want to see that!


 


@everyone: thanks so much for your contributions thus far! I've definitely got some sights to see!


 

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@summermind: it's embarrassing to say, but I live across the street and haven't noticed the minaret, yet. I am looking outside my balcony and I don't.....wait, I understand. there is a pine tree that is EXACTLY in my line of sight.


 


@kparker: name lights - you mean the different languages saying things like Bonjour! Good-bye! and so on? Yeah, those ARE cool. Where is the OUI/NON sculpture? I want to see that!


 


@everyone: thanks so much for your contributions thus far! I've definitely got some sights to see!


 


Zonker, Dec 27, 09 11:00
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No one has mentioned Bain Des Paquis!  I think it's the place I'd send anybody who had only 2 hours to spend in Geneva and could only see one thing.


...then the old town, then Parc Des Bastions and if it's spring time I'd send them to have a look at the Mandrils grooming in the enclosure in Parc Alfred Bertrand... but that's it!!

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No one has mentioned Bain Des Paquis!  I think it's the place I'd send anybody who had only 2 hours to spend in Geneva and could only see one thing.


...then the old town, then Parc Des Bastions and if it's spring time I'd send them to have a look at the Mandrils grooming in the enclosure in Parc Alfred Bertrand... but that's it!!


Jimbo, Dec 27, 09 16:31
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@moonfleet and why is this "must see?" what's interesting or unique about it?


 

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@moonfleet and why is this "must see?" what's interesting or unique about it?


 


Zonker, Dec 27, 09 23:11
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Hi David, u havent yet been to Palais des Mascottes, its quite an experience.. the jet d'eau and the old town are the most visited, but i guess the parcs are pretty amazing and u shud for those walks along the rhone.. cool stuff.. and if u get the time.. do goto le phare.. the 3 rd point is true.. altho u will get a few dude couples making out as well.. :-)

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Hi David, u havent yet been to Palais des Mascottes, its quite an experience.. the jet d'eau and the old town are the most visited, but i guess the parcs are pretty amazing and u shud for those walks along the rhone.. cool stuff.. and if u get the time.. do goto le phare.. the 3 rd point is true.. altho u will get a few dude couples making out as well.. :-)


Kunalito, Dec 28, 09 14:40
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hi, what happened to all the posts to this thread?? I am sure I remember reading them....

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hi, what happened to all the posts to this thread?? I am sure I remember reading them....


SimSim, Mar 24, 10 23:44
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k, not sure what happened here as I can now see the thread... great.

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k, not sure what happened here as I can now see the thread... great.


SimSim, Mar 24, 10 23:51
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Dont know why, but is seems like a lot of people who live in Geneva have never been to the UN headquarters.


While you're here, you should really take the guided tour once just to see how this place runs.


 


And I agree with Caroline, you should climb up the turrets at the Cathedral in the old town. Beautiful view of the city.


I've been walking around GVA for the past few weeks, just walking by foot all over the place, walking into streets and alleys as I see fit, almost getting arrested at the US embassy for walking too close to the fences and probably looking for too long at the MPs outside, and generally getting lost in the city and loving it.


I know a lot of people who live here for a long time never took a day or two to just wander around the city or sit with a book at the Eaux-Vives park. You should try it... 

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Dont know why, but is seems like a lot of people who live in Geneva have never been to the UN headquarters.


While you're here, you should really take the guided tour once just to see how this place runs.


 


And I agree with Caroline, you should climb up the turrets at the Cathedral in the old town. Beautiful view of the city.


I've been walking around GVA for the past few weeks, just walking by foot all over the place, walking into streets and alleys as I see fit, almost getting arrested at the US embassy for walking too close to the fences and probably looking for too long at the MPs outside, and generally getting lost in the city and loving it.


I know a lot of people who live here for a long time never took a day or two to just wander around the city or sit with a book at the Eaux-Vives park. You should try it... 


Yaron Ofek, Mar 25, 10 00:08
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Hi David


Yaron has a great point about the UN ... and CERN has been mentioned. Both are vastly different and yet they are both monumental tributes to human ingenuity and collaboration.


They both remind me of that wonderful phrase:


"Yes we can"

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Hi David


Yaron has a great point about the UN ... and CERN has been mentioned. Both are vastly different and yet they are both monumental tributes to human ingenuity and collaboration.


They both remind me of that wonderful phrase:


"Yes we can"


Bizhan, Mar 25, 10 01:15
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All the suggestions above are excellent, you have to be in good shape to climb the stairs to the top of the Cathedral tower though, and it's only worth it if there's a really clear sky. Don't forget your camera!


Those I  haven't visited yet are:


The guided tour of the UN headquarters, the Cern exhibition and guided tour (I went to their open day in September 2008, which was pretty amazing.


And last but not least the Palais Mascotte. Maybe we could get together a group of glocals and go there, it seems like fun.


If I may add  a  couple of suggestions, the Red Cross Museum is an amazing place, very beautiful, thought provoking with well laid out, enlightening and moving exhibitions telling the history of their organization and about their amazing contribution in very different areas. I know it doesn't sound very exciting you just have to take my word for it, it's not to be missed. Explanations in English as well as French.


On a summer day get the little boat that crosses the lake from Paquis to Eaux Vives  (you can pay for it the same way you would for any bus or tram) Then walk along the lake towards Baby Plage where there are trees with  swings made of old tyres and ropes with pullers and levers that's totally bonkers and provided my kids with many hours of fun and gave me sore arms (the little ones need help). Just next to it there is the sandy/grassy beach and lots of sunbathers and swimmers, nice place for a picknic too.


On the way back you can stop at  Arlequin, on Rue 31 decembre, a block away from the lake for a gorgeous italian icecream (as delicious as theGelato Mania, promise!).


 


 

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All the suggestions above are excellent, you have to be in good shape to climb the stairs to the top of the Cathedral tower though, and it's only worth it if there's a really clear sky. Don't forget your camera!


Those I  haven't visited yet are:


The guided tour of the UN headquarters, the Cern exhibition and guided tour (I went to their open day in September 2008, which was pretty amazing.


And last but not least the Palais Mascotte. Maybe we could get together a group of glocals and go there, it seems like fun.


If I may add  a  couple of suggestions, the Red Cross Museum is an amazing place, very beautiful, thought provoking with well laid out, enlightening and moving exhibitions telling the history of their organization and about their amazing contribution in very different areas. I know it doesn't sound very exciting you just have to take my word for it, it's not to be missed. Explanations in English as well as French.


On a summer day get the little boat that crosses the lake from Paquis to Eaux Vives  (you can pay for it the same way you would for any bus or tram) Then walk along the lake towards Baby Plage where there are trees with  swings made of old tyres and ropes with pullers and levers that's totally bonkers and provided my kids with many hours of fun and gave me sore arms (the little ones need help). Just next to it there is the sandy/grassy beach and lots of sunbathers and swimmers, nice place for a picknic too.


On the way back you can stop at  Arlequin, on Rue 31 decembre, a block away from the lake for a gorgeous italian icecream (as delicious as theGelato Mania, promise!).


 


 


robi, Mar 25, 10 10:54
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La boheme, grifins, coupole, cotton pub, java, moulin rouge and velvet are places to go for a good laugh! just observing the people is a funny experience. 


Then u get the local pubs which are great places to drink and socialize!


Then u get the rest...which i cant really put on here...as its forbidden to go too graphic!


Enjoy the day folks... 

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La boheme, grifins, coupole, cotton pub, java, moulin rouge and velvet are places to go for a good laugh! just observing the people is a funny experience. 


Then u get the local pubs which are great places to drink and socialize!


Then u get the rest...which i cant really put on here...as its forbidden to go too graphic!


Enjoy the day folks... 


TonyMontana, Mar 25, 10 12:13
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oh and u got starbucks and its always spring in there no matter what season u have outside!!! 

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oh and u got starbucks and its always spring in there no matter what season u have outside!!! 


TonyMontana, Mar 25, 10 12:30
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"La boheme, grifins, coupole, cotton pub, java, moulin rouge and velvet are places to go for a good laugh! "


 


Hi Tony this places are cabarets, right?


I have no interest in the shows and the atmosphere in the places you mentioned.


 


Is Palais Mascotte the same kind of enternainement?


That's not the impression I got from their website.


 


As for Starbucks, for someone called Toni Montana you have an unusual taste in coffee.


Anyone with a drop of italian blood in their veins wouldn't touch their coffee with a barge pole!

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"La boheme, grifins, coupole, cotton pub, java, moulin rouge and velvet are places to go for a good laugh! "


 


Hi Tony this places are cabarets, right?


I have no interest in the shows and the atmosphere in the places you mentioned.


 


Is Palais Mascotte the same kind of enternainement?


That's not the impression I got from their website.


 


As for Starbucks, for someone called Toni Montana you have an unusual taste in coffee.


Anyone with a drop of italian blood in their veins wouldn't touch their coffee with a barge pole!


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@yaren you mean the UN tour whose entrance is basically across the street from the Red Cross, or is there another one?

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Ok, so, as a reminder, I started this thread for the Must See Places in Geneva. I hardly think that Starbucks qualifies or most of the bars, cafés, etc. Unless someone can tell me something truly unique about them that you wouldn't find in a similar bar/cafe in New York, Berlin, Rio, etc.


 


So, here's the list so far, subjectively applying my "Must See" filter:


 


Clubs


Palais des Mascottes


 


Café / Food


Gelatio Mania (by the way, it's open again!)



Nature


Salève


All Parks in Geneva


 


Sights / Activities


Botanical Garden / flamingos


Bains des Pâquis


Flower Clock @ Jardin Anglais


Lights in the pavement, Place de Mollard


OUI / NON sign sculpture near Place de Mollard


Jet d'Eau


Old Town


UN tour


Red Cross Museum


Reformation Wall


CERNView from Cathedral


Russian Orthodox Church


Minaret at Mosque in Petit Saconnex


Carouge Gardens


ING Bank Building


Mandrils @ Parc Alfred Bertrand


 


 

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Ok, so, as a reminder, I started this thread for the Must See Places in Geneva. I hardly think that Starbucks qualifies or most of the bars, cafés, etc. Unless someone can tell me something truly unique about them that you wouldn't find in a similar bar/cafe in New York, Berlin, Rio, etc.


 


So, here's the list so far, subjectively applying my "Must See" filter:


 


Clubs


Palais des Mascottes


 


Café / Food


Gelatio Mania (by the way, it's open again!)



Nature


Salève


All Parks in Geneva


 


Sights / Activities


Botanical Garden / flamingos


Bains des Pâquis


Flower Clock @ Jardin Anglais


Lights in the pavement, Place de Mollard


OUI / NON sign sculpture near Place de Mollard


Jet d'Eau


Old Town


UN tour


Red Cross Museum


Reformation Wall


CERNView from Cathedral


Russian Orthodox Church


Minaret at Mosque in Petit Saconnex


Carouge Gardens


ING Bank Building


Mandrils @ Parc Alfred Bertrand


 


 


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zonker, alias "the collector" :)) hehe

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@summermind: careful, I might collect your soul. ;)


 


"The devil went down to Georgia, he was looking for a soul to steal.
He was in a bind 'cos he was way behind: he was willin' to make a deal...."


 

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@summermind: careful, I might collect your soul. ;)


 


"The devil went down to Georgia, he was looking for a soul to steal.
He was in a bind 'cos he was way behind: he was willin' to make a deal...."


 


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there is a really really really but really good all you can eat shrimp/canvas place in rue de lyon near planete charmilles!!!!


 


I love going there with my partner

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there is a really really really but really good all you can eat shrimp/canvas place in rue de lyon near planete charmilles!!!!


 


I love going there with my partner


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there is a really really really but really good all you can eat shrimp/canvas place in rue de lyon near planete charmilles!!!!

 

I love going there with my partner


Mar 25, 10 15:01

Hi Andy


Care to share the name of this place with us?


Cheers!


 

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Hi Andy


Care to share the name of this place with us?


Cheers!


 


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Robi, I have zero Italian blood in me, and I still dare not touch starbucks. Even a simple Espresso tastes disgusting there.


 


And ya Zonker, I mean the one starting from the gate infront of the Red Cross Museum.


 


Also, I head the Patek Philipe museum is nice, if you like these sort of things.


And I think one of the Geneva's most famous restaurants is Les Armour or however you write it, where they took Bill Clinton to eat Fondu when he came here for a visit.

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Robi, I have zero Italian blood in me, and I still dare not touch starbucks. Even a simple Espresso tastes disgusting there.


 


And ya Zonker, I mean the one starting from the gate infront of the Red Cross Museum.


 


Also, I head the Patek Philipe museum is nice, if you like these sort of things.


And I think one of the Geneva's most famous restaurants is Les Armour or however you write it, where they took Bill Clinton to eat Fondu when he came here for a visit.


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Hi Andy

Care to share the name of this place with us?

Cheers!

 


Mar 25, 10 16:25

ah Robi with pleasure I will give you the name, I just forgot it but later when I go to pick up my friend I'll look at the name and post it with the exact address!!

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About Starbucks coffee!!!


starbucks is coffee for those who know nothing about coffee....... Starbucks is so disgusting it shouldn't even be called COFFEE


my mom is Colombian, you know the country that happens to produce the best coffee on the planet and when I went there every one thought starbucks was DISGUSTING!!!


They told me to them Starbucks equals one of those industrially produced coffees that come in liquid and then you add a bunch of starches and stuff on it to make it sweet!!!!


in Colombia people grown their own coffee in their backyards and grind it and to be honest I have yet to taste a better coffee than the one I tasted there!!!! after that I never touched a cup of coffee from starbucks!


I HATE STARBUCKS HAHAHA


 


 

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About Starbucks coffee!!!


starbucks is coffee for those who know nothing about coffee....... Starbucks is so disgusting it shouldn't even be called COFFEE


my mom is Colombian, you know the country that happens to produce the best coffee on the planet and when I went there every one thought starbucks was DISGUSTING!!!


They told me to them Starbucks equals one of those industrially produced coffees that come in liquid and then you add a bunch of starches and stuff on it to make it sweet!!!!


in Colombia people grown their own coffee in their backyards and grind it and to be honest I have yet to taste a better coffee than the one I tasted there!!!! after that I never touched a cup of coffee from starbucks!


I HATE STARBUCKS HAHAHA


 


 


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thanks you guys.


@ Zonker - thanks for the consolidation. You plan to order it by area of town ;)

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thanks you guys.


@ Zonker - thanks for the consolidation. You plan to order it by area of town ;)


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Robi I got the name for you....


Restaurant Le Furet, avenue d'Aïre 44, 1203 Genève


They have very good garlic and parsley flavored shrimp hhhmmmm all you can eat, very cozy and friendly place with a good white wine, every one there is very friendly, not these type of expensive fancy locations..... just like a good relaxing friendly neighborhood restaurant!!!


 


Tel: 022 345 39 20,  on the weekend you need to make a reservation because it becomes very crowded as it's good.

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Restaurant Le Furet, avenue d'Aïre 44, 1203 Genève


They have very good garlic and parsley flavored shrimp hhhmmmm all you can eat, very cozy and friendly place with a good white wine, every one there is very friendly, not these type of expensive fancy locations..... just like a good relaxing friendly neighborhood restaurant!!!


 


Tel: 022 345 39 20,  on the weekend you need to make a reservation because it becomes very crowded as it's good.


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Muchas gracias Andy Smile


You are a star!


The food there sounds delicious. I'm looking forward to taste it.


Have a great weekend


Robi

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Muchas gracias Andy Smile


You are a star!


The food there sounds delicious. I'm looking forward to taste it.


Have a great weekend


Robi


robi, Mar 26, 10 09:00
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You mean les Armures... not the best in town, full of tourists and expensive.


I'd add the Collège Calvin in the Old Town.


Also, la Place des Nations with the broken chair sculpture, especially in summer when the fountains are on.


Hermance in the countryside and, generally speaking, the Geneva countryside.


 


 

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You mean les Armures... not the best in town, full of tourists and expensive.


I'd add the Collège Calvin in the Old Town.


Also, la Place des Nations with the broken chair sculpture, especially in summer when the fountains are on.


Hermance in the countryside and, generally speaking, the Geneva countryside.


 


 


Mimi_crobe, Mar 27, 10 15:33
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The best bit of geneva is the bit where the dirty water meets the clean water



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hayes, Mar 27, 10 17:53
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Hi Andy,


 


I completely agree with you. Starbucks is like the most horrible coffe and the even dare to charge u so much for that!!! They are just exploiters, nothing more!!!


 


 

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I completely agree with you. Starbucks is like the most horrible coffe and the even dare to charge u so much for that!!! They are just exploiters, nothing more!!!


 


 


Iveta Pychova, Mar 27, 10 18:15
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Iveta and don't forget the ridiculous names they put on these coffees......


 


sometimes u just want a cup of coffee, not one of these extra-machiatto a la late di calmecchiattos hehehehe you know, one of those ridiculous names


 


and the muffins they have are pricey and mediocre tasting.... haaa I can make better muffins than the ones they sell, my banana muffins are historical among my friends hahahaha


 


one of these days I'll be glad to share them with you all.

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Iveta and don't forget the ridiculous names they put on these coffees......


 


sometimes u just want a cup of coffee, not one of these extra-machiatto a la late di calmecchiattos hehehehe you know, one of those ridiculous names


 


and the muffins they have are pricey and mediocre tasting.... haaa I can make better muffins than the ones they sell, my banana muffins are historical among my friends hahahaha


 


one of these days I'll be glad to share them with you all.


andy o, Mar 27, 10 19:17
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Looks impressive... but that's only because the Rhône has been "rinced" by going through the Lac Léman, while the Arve has not had such a rince and carries earth and mud.

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Looks impressive... but that's only because the Rhône has been "rinced" by going through the Lac Léman, while the Arve has not had such a rince and carries earth and mud.


Mimi_crobe, Mar 27, 10 19:23
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No. It's cos Switzerland is clean and France is dirty. Everyone knows that.

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hayes, Mar 27, 10 19:27
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I have seen this from the bridge in the photo, it's really cool! 

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pnaik, Mar 27, 10 20:00
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Today I went to Annecy France.... only 36 kms by car but worth the visit.... it's a beautiful place with fantastic brocantes and street markets!

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Today I went to Annecy France.... only 36 kms by car but worth the visit.... it's a beautiful place with fantastic brocantes and street markets!


andy o, Mar 27, 10 21:44
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Yeah Andy, I can only agree with you ;)


Btw, can u suggest any good coffee (not in Columbia), somewhere...lets say....in Geneva :D :)

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Yeah Andy, I can only agree with you ;)


Btw, can u suggest any good coffee (not in Columbia), somewhere...lets say....in Geneva :D :)


Iveta Pychova, Mar 27, 10 23:40
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Yeah Andy, I can only agree with you ;)

Btw, can u suggest any good coffee (not in Columbia), somewhere...lets say....in Geneva :D :)


Mar 27, 10 23:40

are there any other challengers for best coffee other than Cafe Deko?Cool

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beofotch, Mar 28, 10 16:13
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are there any other challengers for best coffee other than Cafe Deko?Cool


Mar 28, 10 16:13

good question :)


Since I am new here I would like to know the answer as well ;)

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good question :)


Since I am new here I would like to know the answer as well ;)


Iveta Pychova, Mar 28, 10 18:39
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Hi there, concerning nice coffe, apart from starbucks there is a good coffee shop in stand called "cafe boreal" it"s just infront of stand bus stop, in the direction going to bel-air cite.


coffe is great ,you can customize your own coffee and cheese cake was good. hope you like it.

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Hi there, concerning nice coffe, apart from starbucks there is a good coffee shop in stand called "cafe boreal" it"s just infront of stand bus stop, in the direction going to bel-air cite.


coffe is great ,you can customize your own coffee and cheese cake was good. hope you like it.


nesreenadly, Mar 28, 10 23:45
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