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WINE-TASTING WEEKEND


CAVES OUVERTES 2018 by Laura Snoek from Let’s Explore     The annual CAVES OUVERTES “Wineries Open Day” in Geneva is the perfect opportunity to chat to producers and sample their wines in a friendly and enjoyable atmosphere. This event is now an un-missable date in the canton’s calendar, with the majority of the canton’s 90 wineries participating this year.…

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TAKE BETTER PHOTOS


WANT TO TAKE BETTER PHOTOS? SWISS PHOTO CLUB GENEVA  – GET 15% OFF ANY PHOTOGRAPHY COURSE!   PLUS:  TOP TIPS for taking better photos on your mobile phone.   by Chené Koscielny Taking photographs has never been easier, but taking a decent photo that evokes a tear or a laugh, is a different story altogether.   SO, HOW CAN YOU…

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WIN TICKETS TO EXCLUSIVE BREAKFAST MOVIE PREMIÈRE


AVANT PREMIÈRE OF LOVE, SIMON   We’re giving away 6×2 tickets to the première of the film LOVE, SIMON at Ciné 17 on Sunday, 6th of May at 11am with coffee and a croissant. (the film will only be on the circuit from June 28th) To enter answer this simple question: When will the movie Love, Simon be on the circuit? Answers to: info@thingstodoingeneva.ch before May 3rd.…

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CLUBBING IBIZA STYLE


THURSDAY 26TH APRIL 2018 IBIZA DJ CLUBBING EVENT Check out “IBIZA CONNECT” on Thursday, 26th April from 5pm presented by Import Tracs and the Boa Boa club in Geneva, 22 Rue du Cendrier. This is one in a series of events in which seasoned DJ producer Cevin Fisher (resident Pacha NYC) invites DJ guests from some of the top clubs in…

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ESCAPE IN TIME


LATEST HIGH-TECH ESCAPE ROOM IN GENEVA by Chené Koscielny It is the year 1652 in Geneva. You (and your fellow apprentices) work for Michée Chauderon, a natural healer who is about to be burnt alive on the Plaine of Plain Palais after being accused of witchcraft. You have exactly 60 minutes to prove her innocence and save her from a…

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WHERE TO MEET GENEVANS


WHERE TO MEET LOCALS IN GENEVA by Chené Koscielny Geneva can be a tough place to meet people, as you no doubt have discovered by now. Not only is there the language barrier, but locals tend to keep to themselves and info about the best bars, cafés and places to hang out, is very much insider knowledge. So, it’s hard…

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EXIL EXHIBITION – REVIEW


EXIL EXHIBITION: RED CROSS MUSEUM GENEVA  WIN 3 SETS OF 2 TICKETS TO SEE EXIL – details at the end of this article. by Chené Koscielny Taking place at the Red Cross Museum from 14th March – 23rd November 2018 – EXIL is an exhibit of 300 photographs addressing the themes of journey, displacement and exile. To flee a country,…

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WHERE THE WILD GIRLS ARE …


WILD GIRLS DELI – BONGÉNIE:  by Fernanda Silva ENTER OUR COMPETITION TO WIN LUNCH FOR TWO AT WILD GIRLS CAFÉ – DETAILS AT END OF ARTICLE.      Two years ago three girls who wanted to do something wild on their own decided to quit their jobs, two of them former architects and one lawyer, to chase their dream. United by…

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8 GREAT RIADS IN MARRAKECH


THE REALM OF THE RIAD – ENJOY A SHORT BREAK IN MARRAKECH   Miserable cold and dank weather in Geneva makes everyone dream of sunnier destinations. So why not book a long weekend away to Marrakech – we select 8 great riads to choose from, courtesy of Sarah Scaddan, Travel Planner at www.inspiremytravel.com.   A GREAT CHOICE FOR A LONG WEEKEND…

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