L’Escalade: When Geneva has fun! The Celebrations and the Story behind them!

Posted on: April 15th, 2016 by Bruno
"L'Escalade run" (course de l'Escalade) is one of Geneva'

L’Escalade: the run of your life In a confederate system as diverse as Switzerland, it is hardly surprising to find that Cantons and cities occasionally engage in very local celebrations that no one else has ever heard of. In Geneva, it is “L’Escalade,” The Climb, which has evolved into one of the main participatory spectacles Read more…»

Things to do in Geneva

Posted on: April 15th, 2016 by Abbie
The famous Jet d'Eau

Geneva is very close to home for us at Cyclomundo (literally). Not only is it a part of our Three Lake Tour, but as our office is located in Gaillard, France, we are just across the Swiss-French border from Geneva. Needless to say, we love the city.  Walk down any street in Geneva and you are Read more…»

Getting to Geneva, the French Alps, & Lyon

Posted on: April 15th, 2016 by Beth O'Meara
Lake Geneva, Switzerland

View Larger Map The airport in Geneva, Switzerland is the most convenient to the French Alps (followed closely by Lyon, France). Since Geneva is the closest major city to our office, we’re very familiar with transportation in the area. You, dear cyclists, may not be, so it’s about time we explain how to get here, Read more…»

Popular Events in France (or very close to France!) through 2013

Posted on: November 18th, 2012 by Bruno

Quick list of noticeable events taking place in France in 2013. The list includes sport and cultural events.