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new whattodo iconKnow-it-all's WHAT TO DO in the area. LISA’S PICKS OF THE WEEK (31 August  to 6 September 2020). More events are listed on the website www.knowitall.ch under our CALENDARS. Please give credit to ©Know-it-all passport® for putting this info together if you forward it or use it in a newsletter of any kind. Thank you.
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W A L K I N G   A N D   H I K I N G   T O U R S
Whether you have lived here for a long time, or have just arrived, walking is the best way to get to know a city (or mountain). Here are a few ideas while the weather returns to a more agreeable temperature towards the end of the week.

** CURIOSITY & CRINOLINES: WALKING TOUR GENEVA
Sunday, 6 September 2020
14h-16h
Geneva
Walking tour with Debra: Follow the footsteps of Miss Jemima Morrell & the ‘Junior United Alpine Club’ on Thomas Cook’s very first package tour to Geneva and Switzerland in 1863. More dates available. Click here for more information.

** LAUSANNE A PIED - WALKING TOUR IN ENGLISH
Monday to Saturday till 30 September 2020
10h or 14h30
Lausanne, VD
The Senior's Association of Vaud have organized walking tours around the history, architecture, religious and political buildings, shops and information about local transport throughout Lausanne. Depending on the day your tour is booked, different areas are visited. Click here for more information.

** MONTREUX WALKING TOUR
Wednesday through Saturday till 30 September 2020
10h-12h
Montreux, VD
An enthusiastic guide will take you around lesser-known spots in Montreux between the lake and historical areas. Reservations necessary one day before through the Tourist office. Click here for more information.

** FREE HIKES ON THE SALEVE
Sunday, 6 September 2020 (and every Sunday throughout the year)
Meet at 10h, Veyrier
Salève, France
Every Sunday, join a member of the Association Genevoise des Amis du Saleve (AGAS) in all weather to hike the Salève. You will be well accompanied and will be proud of your achievement. Click here for more information.

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CAVES OUVERTES VAUD - A LA CARTE
5-6 September 2020
Around Vaud
Normally, this event takes place in May but was moved to this weekend. Each winery will have made separate decisions whether they are participating in this event. Most will have wine-tasting and special offers going on. Six regions boast wine: La Côte, Lavaux, Chablais, Vully, Bonvillars, and Les Côtes de l’Orbe. Click here to read our article.

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SERVE THE CITY GENEVA: FOOD BAG VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Thursdays and Fridays
9h-12h
Palexpo, Geneva
Looking for volunteers to help with the preparation of the food bags until the end of September. Click here for more information.

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I N T R O D U C T I O N
knowitall.ch would like to introduce their new guest blogger:

** ELIZABETH BALLIN - LIFE COACH
As a long time member of the international community in Geneva, Elizabeth Ballin has been coaching adults and students from all parts of the world. She has coached business professionals, musicians/artists, couples, families and adolescents. Read her first article for knowitall.ch here: Resilience and the path from challenge to opportunity and achievement

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C O M P E T I T I O N

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Wild Swim guides you to nearly 100 alpine plunges, urban floats, and forest dips across Switzerland. Bergli Books is offering 1 lucky knowitall.ch reader a copy of Wild Swim by Steffan Daniel (Fr. 34.90 value). The competition closes at midnight on Tuesday, 1 September 2020. Click here to read our article.

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