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In the very preliminary stages of planning a long overdue trip to Europe. Amsterdam, Vienna and Paris look like certain destinations, with stop in Switzerland being considered. So we are looking at either Zurich or Geneva for a 2 or 3 day visit.

We'd be looking at perhaps a half day tour, with a bit of shopping and wandering around on our own. Both places appeal to us, with Geneva looking more scenic. Having never been to Switzerland before, I'd be interested to hear from those who have visited both places and your thoughts of which you prefer and why.

Thanks in advance for your help.

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