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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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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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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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LAST MINUTE LOCAL GIFTS


LAST MINUTE LOCAL CHRISTMAS GIFTS    Still searching for that perfect Christmas gift? No worries. We share some great last minute gift ideas from our favourite companies in Geneva that should score you a few brownie points. We’re also offering you an amazing give-away – a gift from us in collaboration with Edible Blooms – a new company offering chocolate…

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INDULGE MINDFULLY


MINDFUL EATING FOR THE FESTIVE SEASON by Ellen Kocher Who wants to stick to a diet or watch your weight over Christmas and New Year? Certified Mindful Eating Coach, Ellen Kocher, suggests instead that we re-wire our brains to MINDFULLY manage holiday parties …and enjoy them more! Christmas parties are a perfect excuse to celebrate and have fun! Incredibly and wonderfully rich…

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BEST BARS FOR A FESTIVE DRINK


BEST COCKTAIL/WINE BARS IN GENEVA  by Geli Carney & Melanie Goodman & Melissa Johns    It’s the season to be jolly… tra-la-la-la-la. If you’re heading out for a pre-Christmas drink, we’ll help you find the best place for a great cocktail or glass of wine in the city. We spent hours researching the best places to go for a a…

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STAY HEALTHY THIS WINTER


HERBAL MEDICINE-MAKING BASICS THE SOAKED BEAN  by Lauren Haddad-Olivet  (holistic nutritionist, herbalist, cook, writer, and lover of plants, animal fats and ferments.)   It’s here. The greyest, windiest, darkest season of the year, the time when our lists of things to do seem endless and our energy levels dwindle. November in Geneva is challenging to even the most cheerful among…

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