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Individual or public transportation?

If you want to benefit fully from your vacation trip and - at the same time - respect the environment, then use
INDIVIDUAL TRANSPORTATION: Walk or push-bike, sail in a boat (Geneva is Alinghi country) or why not cross-country ski, best in the Jura mountains?
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: Airline, rail, boat or bus (contact me for cheap fares), frequent and reliable in Switzerland.
STAY at farmhouses, hostels or country inns (I have information at your disposal).

And it won't be a sacrifice, but you will much more enjoy the natural beauties, and will have easy contact with locals and fellow travellers, which you would have missed when traveling behind windscreens. No car or big splurge activity will be able to provide or replace such contacts, basically the goal of almost everyone's pleasure trip.

Who does not agree?

Check

http://www.geneve-tourisme.ch/eng/rural.php3?edTemp=vivre

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    Apr 16, 2014 at 4:01 PM

    Hope your birthday is filled with all the fun you can handle!

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    Apr 16, 2014 at 1:58 PM

    Richard, I hope you have a super birthday and a year packed with memorable travel!

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    Apr 16, 2014 at 10:03 AM

    Happy Birthday, I hope you have a wonderful day.

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      Apr 16, 2014 at 10:20 AM

      Very kind of you Jetta, thank you. Are you still iving at Redondo Beach?
      Richard

    • kahnjetta's Profile Photo
      Apr 16, 2014 at 10:25 AM

      You're Welcome, yes we are still living in Redondo Beach. We love it.

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    Jun 26, 2009 at 4:56 PM

    Richard, nice to see your postings, but what happened to your Madrid page? I seem to recall a lot of good info. Best regards, Karl

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    Apr 16, 2009 at 9:47 AM

    Happy birthday! Hope you have a great day... cheers from Mexico!

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    Apr 16, 2008 at 2:06 PM

    Happy Birthday from sunny California! Here's to many wonderful years!

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    Apr 16, 2008 at 10:42 AM

    Happy Birthday

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    Apr 16, 2008 at 4:10 AM

    Happy birthday Richard and many happy retuns of the day in your life. Greetings from Lisbon

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    Apr 16, 2008 at 3:34 AM

    Happy Birthday Mr. Richard. Wish you many happy returns of the day.

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    Apr 15, 2008 at 11:37 PM

    Happy Birthday, Richard! Hope you enjoy a wonderful day!

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