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79th St: Zurich (3rd Ave to FDR Drive)

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Finally, after an epic journey through mountain, forest and city, we have arrived at our destination: Zurich, the economic and financial capital of Switzerland, also its largest and most modern metropolis. Zurich is one of the most dynamic and liveable … Continue reading

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79th St – Swiss Alps (Museum of Natural History and Central Park)

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If there’s one thing that Switzerland is most associated with, it’s the Alps – that famous, snow-capped mountain chain that divides Central and Northern Europe from the Latin South, and which stretches across more than two thirds of the Helvetian … Continue reading

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79th St – Lausanne (Broadway to Amsterdam Ave)

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Apart from its mediaeval old town, dotted with grand Gothic Cathedrals, Lausanne isn’t quite as well known as the other Swiss cities on this tour.  It’s a pity though as, the city is a quaint and charming affair, more a … Continue reading

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79th St – Geneva (Hudson River Greenway to Broadway)

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Our journey begins on the shores of Lake Geneva, also known as Lac Léman to the Swiss French, and Genfersee to the Swiss Germans.  Geneva, as most visitors would know, hosts the headquarters of some of the biggest non-governmental international … Continue reading

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Manhattan in 12 Sts: 79th St – Geneva to Zurich Express

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The Upper West and Upper East Sides are worlds unto their own in New York City.  Outwardly, they look suspiciously alike, being both high-end residential neighborhoods where the wealthy and fabulous reside.  As New Yorkers (and some non-New Yorkers) know … Continue reading

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