Summer: Geneva for kids

You've visited all the parks and playgrounds and paddling pools already? You need a new place, an adventure? This list should is meant to be an inspiration. I hope you'll discover more than I came up with. Here's your list for great kids' summer in Geneva (tots &...
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Kids’ theatres in Geneva

It took me way too long to discover places that offer spectacles for small children. At first I thought there isn't much to discover. Then, slowly, we started taking our daughter whenever an age-suitable show appeared. And now, I have a full list of places with shows...
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The bright side of expat parenting

Are you laughing already? Are there any advantages of bringing up kids in a land far, far away? All alone, with no grandpa to take kids to the zoo or grandma to pop over with a soup. With no kids-free weekend, no social life whenever you want. I'm sure I'm not the...
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Kids activities for free in Geneva

One of the first realizations of new parents in Geneva is the pricing of activities for kids. From softplay to baby swimming everything seems expensive. But if you dig deep enough, you'll also find kids activities for free in Geneva! Here is your list of...
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Second hand shopping Geneva

Second hand shopping Geneva

Buying second hand, you can save money, save the planet, help people in need, and change your kids toys often. Sounds attractive enough? Well, to top that let me also tel you there is nothing you can't buy second hand, so, here's a guide to second hand shopping places...

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Family friendly restaurants in Geneva

Family friendly restaurants in Geneva

The question about family friendly restaurants in Geneva came up so frequently on Facebook, that it would be a shame not to make a list of what's out there. Let's not lie to each other - it could be better, but luckily, the amount of kids friendly restaurants...

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Kids activities for free in Geneva

Kids activities for free in Geneva

One of the first realizations of new parents in Geneva is the pricing of activities for kids. From softplay to baby swimming everything seems expensive. But if you dig deep enough, you'll also find kids activities for free in Geneva! Here is your list of...

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Finding a medical specialist in Geneva

Finding a medical specialist in Geneva

So you need a dermatologist and a gastroenterologist for your baby, an eye doctor for your 6 year old, and an allergy specialist for your toddler. You know they must exist, and maybe even speak your native language, but how the heck to find them? It's great when a...

What is a ludotheque?

What is a ludotheque?

What is a ludotehque? Who is it for? Where can I find one? A ludotheque is a concept not known all around the globe, and so the idea is not so easy to grasp at first for all. Here's the first hint: the name comes from the french word "ludique" - playful. What? A...

Rainy sunday in Geneva

Rainy sunday in Geneva

[bws_featured_post]Sundays in Geneva are tough when it's cold or rainy. Good weather means thousands possibilities in the Lake Geneva region and nearby Alps. But what to do if it rains? And what to do on Sundays, when ludotheques are closed? The list of Sunday indoor...

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