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Christmas crackers Geneva

IT’S A CRACKER!


THE CHRISTMAS CRACKER – WHAT, WHERE AND WHY? by Sarah Scaddan  If you are from Britain, Australia, Canada, New Zealand or South Africa or have celebrated Christmas with any of the above, you will know what this is all about. We’re talking about the brightly coloured paper items decorating the Christmas table that are destroyed at the start of the…

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Best Christmas markets in Geneva 2018

BEST CHRISTMAS MARKETS IN GENEVA 2018


BEST CHRISTMAS MARKETS IN GENEVA – INCLUDING NEW AND ALTERNATIVE ONES The only guide you’ll need! by Laura from Let’s Explore and Chené Koscielny CREDIT MAIN IMAGE: Geneva Tourism We’ve been putting it off for as long as we could, but there’s no denying it any longer, Christmas is coming!  We’ve decided to plunge right in with the definitive guide…

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3 BARS TO TRY ON A CHILLY NIGHT


3 COSY BARS TO TRY ON A CHILLY NIGHT by Elena Pedrazzani  Geneva might have been blessed with warm weather way beyond the expected time, but we all know it can’t last. Time has come to face up to an undeniable truth: the nights are getting chillier. While leather jackets and mid-season coats might help you to still enjoy some…

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comfort food Geneva

BEST COMFORT FOOD IN GENEVA


FOOD FOR AN INSTANT HAPPY FIX! CREDIT MAIN PIC: ROYAUME MELAZIC by Chené Koscielny While everyone appears to be going sober for October and detoxing around me, I increasingly feel the need for deeply satisfying and soul-enriching comfort food. I share some of my favourite comfort foods in the city – for when you’re having one of those days when…

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Paquis Geneva

PASSIONATE ABOUT PAQUIS


BE CHARMED BY PAQUIS by Gaelle Forget Paquis is seen as the underbelly of Geneva – it is often overlooked, misunderstood and dismissed as sleazy and downright dangerous. Nestled between the train station and the lake, Paquis is the first neighbourhood visitors come across when they arrive in Geneva by train. It also happens to be my favourite part of the…

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private detoxbox Geneva

YOUR PRIVATE DETOX PLAN


PRIVATE DETOXBOX – A luxury private detox plan just for you!  Want to lose weight, feel great and get loads of compliments? Read on.   WIN A 3 DAYS CLASSIC JUICEBOX OR 3 DAYS GREEN JUICEBOX – DETAILS ON our Facebook page.  AND Get 10% DISCOUNT to your private DETOXBOX order during October 2018. USE CODE TTDGVA WHEN YOU ORDER.…

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Cryotherapy Geneva

CHILL OUT!


CRYOTHERAPHY – WHAT IS ALL THE FUSS ABOUT? by Sarah Scaddan There is a new craze sweeping Geneva, one that is seriously chilly but promises great health benefits. Full body cryotherapy (cold therapy) is the process of exposing the body to below freezing temperatures for three minutes, in a chamber filled with liquid nitrogen. It has been a favourite of…

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Visiting Marselle

MARSEILLE IN 48 HOURS


48 HOURS IN MARSEILLE by Gaëlle Forget  Summer is slowly making her exit, but you are not ready to fully embrace autumn just yet. Already dreaming of your next holiday? Well, if you’re looking for an affordable escape relatively close to Geneva to drag out the summer a bit longer and enjoy culture, the sea and the sun for a…

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Zero Waste workshop Geneva

ZERO WASTE WORKSHOP – HOLIDAY/CELEBRATIONS/PRESENTS


ON THURSDAY, 15th OF NOVEMBER Zero Waste is hosting an interactive workshop focusing on work/office, home/Energy, holiday/festivities/presents for people who want to ontribute to a healthier, more sustainable future for the planet and a healthier lifestyle for themselves and their families. You’ll learn concrete new habits to reduce waste (reduce plastic/paper use, reduce electricity/energy, reduce transport/overall greenhouse gas emissions, how to…

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Liszt Geneva

FRANZ LISZT PIANO RECITAL


ON SATURDAY, THE 20th OF OCTOBER, the Franz Liszt Society of Geneva is hosting a piano recital to celebrate the 207th anniversary of the composer with a piano recital in the old town. Acclaimed pianists Goran Filipec (Croatie -France), Rodolfo Ritter (Mexico-Germany) and Dinara Klinton (Ukraine-England) will be performing.   WHEN  Saturday, 20 October at 20h WHERE  Salle Frank Martin,…

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