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exploracentre geneva

FUN, INTERACTIVE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM


EXPLORACENTRE – AN EXCITING NEW MUSEUM FOR CHILDREN by Brigitte Taylor    Here is a science question: how much fun can be contained within a cozy space in the heart of Plainpalais? The opening of Exploracentre on November 10th has shown the answer to this question is extensive, and practically impossible to estimate!       SIMILAR TO EXPLORADOME IN…

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THINGS TO DO FOR FAMILIES IN NOVEMBER


THINGS TO DO IN GENEVA – FOR FAMILIES – (NOVEMBER 2018) Brought to you by Parentville.ch The weather has changed drastically and now is the time to be indoors, enjoying all the comforts of home: watching movies, baking, and playing board games en famille. But let’s face it – staying home until the weather improves would wear down even the…

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THE ART OF THE BRICK


THE ART OF THE BRICK  LEGO ART EXPO by Laura Snoek from Let’s Explore It is time to wake up your inner child to come out to play! After having travelled to major cities across the globe, the incredible art exhibition made out of Lego bricks has finally found its way to Geneva!             A…

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GOING DOWN TO THE WOODS TODAY?


ORIENTEERING IN GENEVA – TRY SOMETHING NEW! by Corona Fontana Arnaldi Want to try something a bit different that gets you out in the countryside and into the forests around Geneva; is a good workout and teaches you new skills? Why not have a go at orienteering!       WHAT IS ORIENTEERING? Well, I would describe it as a…

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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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CERN FOR DUMMIES


VISITING CERN By Chené Koscielny My brain was not wired to understand physics. Needless to say I’ve been in no rush to visit CERN, the largest particle physics lab on the planet, even though it is right on my doorstep. So, when CERN staff member Haydn du Plessis invited us on a private guided tour, I hesitated, but then decided…

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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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Free French courses Geneva

PARLEZ-VOUS-FRANÇAIS?


FREE FRENCH COURSES IN THE PARK  by Kristiana Psee Relocating to a French-speaking city like Geneva comes with the challenge of speaking French fluently. I know what you’re thinking…. Geneva is an international city where the heart of the UN beats and so many multinational companies are based here, surely you don’t need French. However, in order to integrate best…

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Free Walk Geneva

SEE GENEVA THROUGH THE EYES OF A LOCAL


FREE WALK GENEVA – FREE Guided city walks by Kelly Marcisz  Whether you have been living in Geneva for many years or you’ve just arrived, there is always more to discover about this dynamic city. The best way to learn about any city is from the locals, however, most expats quickly realise that it’s not so easy to meet Swiss…

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