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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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TISPY Music lounge bar Geneva

NEW MUSIC LOUNGE – TIPSY


TRY OUT THIS NEW MUSIC LOUNGE BAR in the trendy Bains district for the ‘young at heart’ called TIPSY: We love the name, don’t you? Liliane, the owner of the lounge, has been searching for a music bar with a nice vibe which plays 80s music and offers Latin music, Karaoké and other themed nights and where she wouldn’t bump into…

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things to do in geneva for families

THINGS TO DO IN GENEVA – FOR FAMILIES, OCTOBER 2019


THINGS TO DO IN GENEVA – FOR FAMILIES (OCTOBER 2018)  You’ve asked for it and we’ve listened! As from this month, October 2018, we have joined forces with popular local website Parentville Geneva to offer you a monthly list of Things To Do in Geneva – For Families. Also look out for competitions and more articles on family-related issues. If…

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lunch restaurants in Geneva

WORKING LUNCH


AFFORDABLE MEALS FOR YOUR LUNCH BREAK  by Gaëlle Forget The rentrée has come and gone and everyone is back at work. Looking for new and interesting places to grab lunch to break up your work routine? Here’s our list of affordable and healthy lunches to enjoy on the go or at your desk – if you must.   TIGELLINO Tigellino…

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Eaux-Vives, Geneve

AWESOME EAUX–VIVES!


EXPLORE EAUX-VIVES: ONE OF GENEVA’S TRENDIEST QUARTERS   by Julie Gabus Eaux-Vives, formerly the city’s harbour, has become one of Geneva’s trendiest and liveliest areas – bristling with hip new bars, the latest food trends and arty coffee shops. We share some of our favourite addresses in this part of town.   WHY WE LOVE EAUX-VIVES Eaux Vives is not…

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family hikes near Geneva

HEAD FOR THE MOUNTAINS


FAMILY-FRIENDLY HIKES NEAR GENEVA  by Laura from Let’s Explore Jeûne Genevois is the perfect time to head for  the mountains and soak up the beautiful views! Summer may be over, but we are very lucky to have such beautiful nature on our doorstep and a local public holiday when most others are back to school or back to work! Get…

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Geneva International Film Festival GIFF 2018

GENEVA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL – GIFF


FROM FRIDAY, 2nd of NOVEMBER TILL SATURDAY, 10th of NOVEMBER, don’t miss the Geneva International Film Festival – a treat for independent film lovers. The Geneva International Film Festival (GIFF) has been running since 1995 and has established a solid reputation on the international film festival scene with links to the Festival del film Locarno and the Festival de Cannes.…

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