Free French lessons in Geneva parks

GENEVA, Switzerland – The city of Geneva is offering free French lessons for novices brave enough to venture outside during these hot, summer days.

What’s On in May 2015 in Geneva and Surroundings

GENEVA, Switzerland – From outdoor salsa parties to performance art; from classical music to flea markets; from the Lion King to a 5k race. Here’s a roundup of what’s on this month in Geneva (and some nearby towns). Concerts & Other Performing Arts Classical Music Concerts Exhibits (indoor & outdoor) / Performance Art Food and Drink /…

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…

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 outdoor gyms: free to all

Post updated in 2016 GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – If gym fees are too high, your gym closes much too early or heading indoors is just “not your thing”, consider working out at one of the outdoor gyms in Geneva.

This summer: free outdoor movies in Geneva

For the updated 2016 list: click here. GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – ‘Tis the season for long eves and outdoor movies. If you are new to Geneva and are often bugged down by its high-cost of living and lack of “things to do”, fear no more. In spring and summer, Geneva offers a plethora of free events…

Buying New and Second-Hand Bicycles in Geneva

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Geneva might not be Amsterdam but there are plenty of person-powered two wheels to go around. Here is a recap of some of the favorite spots to buy new and second hand bikes.