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Tagged With: Geneva

Musee Internationale de la Croix-Rouge et du Croissant Rouge (International Museum of The Red Cross and Red Crescent) — A Poignant Walk Back In Time

I am losing count of the number of days that KL has been under RMO/MCO (Restricted Movement Order/Movement Control Order). As one wise guy cracked, the only official days of the week now are Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow. One good thing about the lockdown is how I’ve managed to unearth some old pics buried somewhere … Continue reading »

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4 Days in Geneva In 13 Instagram Pics

I was in Geneva from the 8th to the 11th of April to attend a triennial exhibition/conference related to my work. For a change, I went via Emirates Air and even though it meant a 4-hour transit in Dubai both ways, it also meant fantastic food (unexpected choice of word for airline food, I know), … Continue reading »

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Quick Transit Post

I am writing this post on WordPress for Android on board my connecting flight to Geneva from one of my favourite airports in the world — Schiphol in Amsterdam. Upon arrival in Schiphol, airport signage already warned me of a 24-minute walk from the arrival gate of our flight from KL to the departure gate … Continue reading »

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Geneva to Paris by TGV

Lola and I took the TGV (Train de Grand Vitesse – train of great speed) from Geneva to Paris for our recent European adventure. I bought the tickets in advance from RailEurope‘s agent in Malaysia, Boustead Travel, because I couldn’t buy the tickets online using my Philippine passport (or, I assume, any non-European passport for … Continue reading »

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Hotel Central, Geneva

When it comes to hotels, I’m always on the lookout for three things: cleanliness, location, and value for money. Luckily, in Europe, it is possible to get all three, unlike in Asia, where 1-star or no-star hotels compromise a lot on the cleanliness aspect. Hôtel Central in Geneva fulfilled all three of these criteria and … Continue reading »

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