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Old 06.05.2019, 12:04
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Big Thumbs Down to Ville de Genève!!

Wanting to travel from GVA airport back home to Evian, we found that the roads on the southern side of Cornevain and along the southern side of the Lake were totally blocked off by the police because of some cycle race.
Went round and round in every-decreasing circles trying to find a way out of the mélange - no signs, no deviation notices, no guidance. Eventually stopped to ask one of said policeman how on earth we were to find the way home, and did the Ville de Genève have the right to block every street from the station to Vesenaz? That did not go down too well. Eventually found out way out of the horrible mess to find a journey which should have taken 1.25 hours took 2.75 hours. Shame on you Geneva City Council!
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Re: Big Thumbs Down to Ville de Genève!!

Tour de Romandie, happens every year for 3-4 days and is well publicised in local newspapers, on the side of buses adsn in the national news....


As Genève is the biggest city in Romandie, it is guaranteed the race will go through, round and over Genève !
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Re: Big Thumbs Down to Ville de Genève!!

Autoroute south to the Pearly Gates and then along the French roads to Evian?
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Re: Big Thumbs Down to Ville de Genève!!

At one time we had things called 'maps' in our cars. Nowadays it's a case of being somewhere thanks to GPS but not actually knowing where!!
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