Stop Bunkers & The Plight of Asylum Seekers in Switzerland
Geneva / Switzerland / United Nations

Stop Bunkers & The Plight of Asylum Seekers in Switzerland

On my way to meet a friend for some thrift-store shopping about a week ago (yes, thrift stores do exist here in Geneva – more on that later), I witnessed a protest taking place in Place Neuve against the housing of asylum seekers in bunkers (aka reinforced underground shelters). In Switzerland, you’ll find a bunker in the basement … Continue reading

Wine Tasting in Cully
Travels

Wine Tasting in Cully

Wine tasting became a back-to-back weekend affair in May. One weekend we were in Satigny, and the next we were invited by one of F’s colleague’s to a friend’s private vineyard in Cully. Getting there was only half of the adventure. From our house, we walked to the bus that took us to Gare Cornavin (Geneva’s main … Continue reading