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Beaches in Geneva

WHERE TO COOL OFF IN GENEVA


BEST BEACHES  IN AND AROUND GENEVA by Chené Koscielny, Alexandra Belz, Kelly Marcisz Where to go to cool off on a boiling summer’s day in Geneva or neighbouring France? – luckily we’re spoilt for choice, from the beaches of Lac Leman and other nearby lakes, public swimming pools – of which there are many to choose from, to the option…

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STOCK THE FRIDGE MINDFULLY


LE BOCAL LOCAL  GENEVA’S FIRST ZERO WASTE GROCERY STORE by Kelly Marcisz   Want to shop more mindfully and reduce your eco-footprint? We test Geneva’s very first zero-waste grocery store where you can buy non-packed, healthy and local staples, including mind-blowing home-made chocolate spread! Le Bocal Local is an inspiring non-profit organisation co-founded two years ago by Annie Benjamin and…

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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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outdoor bootcamp Geneva

HELLO SUMMER BODY!


OPEN AIR BOOT CAMP IN PARC DES BASTIONS  by Kelly Marcisz If, like me, you’re still stuck with those few extra kilos that sneak up on you during winter, a high intensity, fun, outdoor boot camp with an encouraging, expert trainer and a great group of people may be just what your body needs. HIGH INTENSITY If you’re not a…

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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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PLAY ME, I'M YOURS GENEVA

PLAY ME, I’M YOURS


STREET PIANOS RETURN TO GENEVA  LET YOUR FINGERS DO THE TALKING by Jaumesse from Fulltimelifelovers.org In 2011, the project Play Me, I’m Yours (Jouez, je suis à vous) was first introduced to Geneva. This year, it will take place from Thursday 14 to Wednesday 27 June.   WHAT IS PLAY ME, I’M YOURS? No less than 34 street pianos will fill the…

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Mother's Day Geneva

MOTHER’S DAY TREATS


FÊTE DES MÈRES/MOTHER’S DAY IN GENEVA SUNDAY 13TH MAY 2018 Vivian Holding & Chené Koscielny   Looking for a way to treat your mother (the mother of your children) or yourself this Mother’s Day in Geneva? Some relaxed time with the family, great food and wine, some beautifully presented choccies and a bit of pampering and me-time… We list some…

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HEALTHY LIVING, HEALTHY YOU


MAKING BALANCED CHOICES CHARITY WORKSHOP  by Vivian Holding   Want to learn how to make balanced choices in all aspects of your daily life? The Healthy Living, Healthy You Charity Workshop, organised by The Gift Box Girls, brings together a panel of expert speakers for a day of interesting and informative workshops, which will help you discover how to make…

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5 REASONS TO TRY 5RYTHMES


5RYTHMES If you don’t do your dance, who will? by Geli Carney   I don’t really ‘do’ New Age stuff – crystals and chakra balancing are for other people. I do, however, love to dance! But not choreographed routines, or the disciplinary demands of ballroom (though I quietly harbour an ambition to conquer the tango one day). I just enjoy…

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