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Geneva Old Town

THE SECRETS OF THE OLD TOWN


DISCOVER THE SECRETS OF GENEVA’S OLD TOWN (AND TIPS FOR RESTAURANTS, BARS, SHOPS NOT TO BE MISSED!) by Brigitte Taylor (Find out more about Brigitte here)   A popular tourist attraction in Geneva, the Vieille Ville (or Old Town) is home to well-known landmarks, most notably St Pierre Cathedral and the Maison Tavel museum. But keep your eyes open, and…

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CINEMA UNDER THE STARS


A ROUND-UP OF GENEVA’S OPEN AIR CINEMAS – SUMMER 2018 by Sarah Scaddan During the summer months in Geneva, a handful of large outdoor cinema screens are erected on the shores of Lake Geneva and in our city’s lovely parks. Films start late, waiting for the sun to go down, and a wide range of films are screened in many…

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INSIDE THE BOX


SWISSBOXCOFFEE EAUX-VIVES COMPETITION: We are giving away 20 free coffees thanks to Swissboxcoffee – check out our INSTAGRAM page for more details.   by Fernanda Silva A cosy little coffee shop in the centre of the buzzing Eaux-Vives district packs big punches with its local products and superior Swiss quality. Swissboxcoffee, only two blocks away from the lake, is perfect…

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A DRINK WITH A VIEW


BEST LAKESIDE BARS/CAFÉS IN GENEVA by Chené Koscielny and Vivian Holding   Nothing better than sipping on your bubbly or cocktail overlooking the lake on a sultry summer’s evening (or afternoon). We share our top 10 lakeside bars or cafés in Geneva, so we’ve done all the research for you – just order your drink and enjoy the view!  …

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LET THE MUSIC BEGIN!


BEST SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVALS IN AND AROUND GENEVA 2018 (Main photograph courtesy of Paleo Festival) by Chené Koscielny Music festivals and summer go hand in hand – whether you’re into rock, classical, reggae or jazz, you’ll find a music festival in or near Geneva to get you into a feet tapping, hip swaying or full-on head banging mood. Here is…

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SPOIL THE MAN/DAD IN YOUR LIFE


FATHER’S DAY 2018 IN GENEVA by Chené Koscielny and Vivian Holding   Father’s Day doesn’t appear to get nearly as much attention in Geneva or Switzerland for that matter as Mother’s Day. We just don’t think that’s fair! How about cutting dad some slack this Father’s Day on 3rd of June 2018 in Geneva with some of our suggestions to…

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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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GENEVA’S BEST CUP OF COFFEE


FOR A CHANCE TO WIN ONE OF THREE LARGE CAPPUCCINOS AND CAKE COMBOS – ENTER OUR COMPETITION ON INSTAGRAM! LUMA COFFEE by Fernanda Silva Good coffee, good company and good vibes… this is the philosophy behind Luma Coffee, a vibrant coffee shop near the lake and the city centre in Eaux-Vives, one of Geneva’s fastest growing and trendiest urban areas!…

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