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A DIFFERENT DINING EXPERIENCE


LE CINQUIÈME JOUR  by Caro Blackwell and Chené Koscielny All photographs by Caro Blackwell from Taste of Savoie      A dinner to remember!  A true feast for the eyes and delight for the taste buds. A gastronomic experience of innovative cuisine blending healthy and sustainable food with humanitarian principles. What are we on about? Le Cinquième Jour Le Cinquième…

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HAPPY ECO CHRISTMAS!


HOW TO HAVE AN ECO-FRIENDLY CHRISTMAS IN GENEVA by Camilla Camponovo Every year tons of plastic and paper are thrown away after the all important “unwrapping” moment. How about having a different (conscious) Christmas with less waste and better sustainable materials this year? Check out our list of local shops (cosmetics, clothes, yoga mats, jewellery, wine, etc.), Christmas markets and…

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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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