Browsing Category : FEEL GOOD

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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Festibiere Geneva 2018

CRAFT BEER COMES TO TOWN


FESTIBIÈRE DE GENÈVE by Vivian Holding   The craft beer festival Festibière de Genève returns for its second year to Carouge and promises to be even better than the last with over 25 breweries participating in this 3-day event which includes live music, a OneFM party night, a special ladies night and some great food trucks. With over 150 beers…

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spinning studio Geneva

SPIN YOUR WHEELS


  URBANRIDE CYCLING STUDIO – GENEVA by Chené Koscielny COMPETITION: WIN 2 URBANRIDE class passes. Enter on FACEBOOK or INSTAGRAM.   Sick of boring spinning classes, uninspiring coaches and bland music? Get ready to be blown away by URBANRIDE – Geneva’s first fitness studio focused exclusively on high-end interactive indoor cycling. The newly opened studio in 15 rue Sautter has set the…

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5 WAYS TO HALVE YOUR HOUSEHOLD WASTE


REDUCE HOUSEHOLD WASTE – ZERO WASTE WORKSHOPS IN GENEVA by Dorinda Phillips from Zero Waste Switzerland   How often do you take your rubbish out at home? Once a day, once a week or once every 6 months? Yes, you read that correctly. Six months! I remember my reaction when I first heard someone say “I empty my bin every 6 months!”.…

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LOVE IS IN THE AIR


VALENTINE’S DAY IN GENEVA by Vivian Holding   The countdown to Valentine’s Day has begun. And whether you love it or loathe it, celebrating in Geneva – a city not well known for being cheap, can be hard. If you’re on the lookout for that ideal night out, perfect gift idea or just a little inspiration, we offer ideas to…

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ERASE THE SIGNS OF TIME…


INDIVIDUEL SPA & BOUTIQUE DE COSMETIQUE by Chené Koscielny   If you don’t have wrinkles you haven’t laughed enough …   Sounds great in theory, but add to that the age spots, scars, dilated pores and spider veins that also come with living well and no one would blame me for seeking out treatments that promise to ‘erase the signs…

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les filles indignes

MORE THAN A COFFEE SHOP


LES FILLES INDIGNES by Fernanda I. Silva @soyferitzel Les Filles Indignes in rue de l’Arquebuse 10, near Plainpalais, is more than just a coffee shop – it’s a concept store, small library, take-away and delicatessen all in one. Young entrepreneur Marie Duverney opened the café three years ago with a team of only three people. She majored in economics, marketing and…

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NEW YEAR, NEW SKILLS?


TIME TO MAKE A CHANGE LEARN A NEW SKILL – ADULT LEARNING GENEVA by Vivian Holding   How are your New Year’s resolutions holding up? Whether you’d like to get yourself in shape and take up a new sport, learn a new skill, change direction in your career or finally conquer your fear of speaking French – our round-up of…

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healthy restaurants geneva

EAT HEALTHY IN GENEVA


BEST HEALTHY RESTAURANTS IN GENEVA   NEW YEAR  – NEW YOU by Chené Koscielny Forget fondue and chocolate, Geneva has woken up to healthy superfood, vegetarian, vegan, and raw food in a big way. We share some of our favourite healthy restaurants in Geneva where you can tuck in guilt free.   TAKINOA – WIN A CHF30 GIFT VOUCHER! 12 rue…

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Healthy eating Geneva

BE HEALTHIER IN 2018


HEALTHY EATING AND A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE  by Ceylan Ayik   We tend to bask in guilty pleasures during the festive period in the hopes of hiding our ‘holiday gut’ under our knitted jumpers. But with the New Year well and truly underway, this is a good time to reassess your wellness goals with a view to shedding those extra pounds…

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