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vendanges 2018 Geneva

VIVE LES VENDANGES!


HARVEST, DRINK AND CELEBRATE THIS YEAR’S LOCAL WINES! by Alexandra Belz Being literally surrounded by beautiful vineyards where I live in Bernex, it’s hard to miss all the frenetic activity that starts in September every year as the wineries harvest their grapes during the Vendanges. As a keen wine drinker, I decided to find out more about this year’s Vendanges…

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English movie reviews Geneva

ENGLISH MOVIE REVIEWS (14th September 2018)


ENGLISH MOVIE ROUND-UP OF THE WEEK (14 September 2018)   Highlights of English films showing in Geneva this week. by Sarah Scaddan We’re delighted to be introducing our NEW weekly English movie review column by contributor Sarah Scaddan. Check out our website every Friday to find out which English movies are worth seeing in Geneva!          …

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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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casa tiki geneva

TASTE OF THE TROPICS


NEW TROPICAL BAR OPENS IN GENEVA CASA TIKI – JONCTION by Gaëlle Forget  The Geneva cocktail scene is exploding and its latest addition is Casa Tiki, which opened in August in Jonction. We decided to stop by for a nice Friday after work. There is after all no better way to start the weekend than sipping a tasty cocktail. Casa…

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rooftop bars in Geneva

BEST ROOFTOP AND OPEN AIR BARS IN GENEVA


ROOFTOP DANCING AND DRINKING  by Gaëlle Forget  It is the midst of summer in Geneva and it’s hot in the city! So, where can you grab a drink or dance and enjoy some fresh air at the same time?  The solution: The seasonal open-air clubs and bars that flourish all over town during the summer.   LES VOILES  Les Voiles…

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best picnic spots in Geneva

THE BEST PICNIC SPOTS IN GENEVA


CHOOSE YOUR PICNIC CHIC, BOHEMIAN, EN FAMILLE,  BY THE LAKE, BY THE RIVER,  ON THE BEACH by Gaëlle Forget and Alexandra Belz  Whether you like your picnic posh, Bohemian or a family affair, by the river, by the lake or on the beach, Geneva’s got a picnic spot that’s perfect for you. BOHEMIAN PICNIC  PERLE DU LAC  One of our…

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TOP THINGS TO DO – JEÛNE GENEVOIS 2018


BEST THINGS TO TO DO – JEÛNE GENEVOIS 2018  by Chené Koscielny   Do you have plans for Jeûne Genevois? Staying in Geneva? We have some great ideas for making the most of the long weekend. By the way, did you know Jeûne Genevois used to be a day of fasting and although not many people actually fast nowadays, the tradition…

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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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