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Curiosity and Crinolines

Curiosity and Crinolines

Follow the footsteps of Miss Jemima Morrell & and her party of intrepid British travellers whose journey put Switzerland on the map as the ultimate tourist destination & introduced the idea of ‘package travel’ for all. Imagine riding a donkey or stepping over a glacier wearing a crinoline dress! What did the the 'Junior United Alpine Club' hope to see in Geneva & just which trusted piece of equipment was essential for this hazardous journey? Crinolines optional!

2 hour walk

Fontaine de Quatre Saisons
Jardin Anglais
1204 Geneva

Image Source: Bibliothèque centrale de Zurich

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