Free is beautiful. Everybody knows that. Now if you want the science behind it, then watch the video from one of the most popular economists of our times, Dan Ariely. http://youtu.be/WS1bwMdgmKc. And while we are all irrationally predictable, we all also have the perception that Geneva is expensive. But have you ever counted how many things we enjoy for free here? Let me count them for you:
free bus ticket at the airport
free concert and breakfast at Paquis during the summer,
free wifi everywhere in the city and at the airport,
free amazing water, better than evian quality,
free concerts often at parks
free movies in the park in the summer,
free ads to be posted in many sites
free newspapers in the morning like GHI, 20 minutes, etc.
free french language lessons,
free adoption of animals at places like http://www.sos-chats.ch/
free interactive games for your kids, http://www.rivages.ch/mai/mai_idx.html
free wine tasting ongoing at http://www.lavigneblanche.ch/en/the-wines-and-more--wine-tasting or this weekend at http://www.vins-vaudois.com/agenda
free music either you play or you just listen, see http://www.streetpianos.com/
free billiard lessons every Thursday at http://www.sbcg.ch/
and finally free anti-aging weather due to the lack of sun.