SWITZERLAND — The butterfly house or conservatory located in Kerzers, canton Fribourg has announced the birth of a ninth sloth bear. Odd thing to be born in a lepidopterarium you say?
Events and ideas for the kiddos (and your inner kid)
Affordable youth summer camp in Ticino: learn Italian, practice sports
GENEVA – A week in the Ticino for only CHF250 including classes, guided activities, room and board? That is what Italiando offers to teens aged 14-17, who want to learn Italian, play sports and explore the sunniest canton in Switzerland.
In Evian: a fantastic driftwood village comes to life
EVIAN, France – If you are beginning the new year without plans, here’s a very simple one: head to Evian to see the fantastic Les Flottines village.
The Prehistoric Lascaux Caves in Geneva
GENEVA, Switzerland – It may sound like an oxymoron, but the prehistoric cave paintings of Lascaux, France are temporarily in Geneva. Of course, I am referring to life-size replicas in exhibition at Palexpo until January 2016.
Where to Buy Cloth Nappies (Diapers) around Lake Geneva
GENEVA, Switzerland – More and more moms seem to be going back to our grandmothers’ ways by using washable cotton nappies or diapers, which are both eco-friendly… and a ton of work. If you are looking to go that route, here are a few resources in the Lake Geneva region including one that offers to do the washing for…
Free Arts and Creativity Workshops for Kids, Teens in Geneva
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Les Créateliers community centre in the Paquis is offering several workshops for kids and teens, many of them completely free of charge.
Kids Clothing and Toys Sale for English Speaking Families in Geneva
Next date: 11 October 2015. GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – If you are new to Geneva chances are you’ve heard of, or seen ads for, the International Children’s Clothing and Toy Sale; what you might not know, is that the bi-annual sale is a five-hour shopping affair – mostly for kids and sports items, but also for teen’s and…
Kids Toy Market in Geneva
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Kids sell toys, kids buy toys; that simple!
Fall Break Camps for kids in Geneva
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – The kids might have just gone back to school but in a few weeks, brace yourself, students are off again for fall break.
Fishing Lessons for Kids on Lake Geneva
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Kids aged 10 and up are invited to participate on Sunday 17 August in one of several fishing workshops by the Association pour la sauvegarde du Léman.
Geneva’s Night of the Museums, Costumed Edition
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Once a year museums in Geneva welcome adults and children to visit permanent and temporary exhibitions and enjoy artistic performances until the small hours… while dressed in costume.
Sundays in Geneva: Free Entry to Museum Exhibits
GENEVA, Switzerland – First Sunday of the month and you don’t know what to do? Although the last thing you might want to do in a rare sunny day is head indoors, that is precisely one of the options. Entry to temporary exhibitions is free of charge on the first Sunday of the month in all 14…