Ticino gently kicks off the Slow-up season


GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Switzerland’s Slow-up movement, designed to get us all out and moving without motors, opened its 13th season 21 April in canton Ticino. Some 400,000 people take part every year in the 16 Slow-ups around the country. A designated area of 30km, as much as possible of it flat, is turned into a […]

Fêtes de Genève invites shutterbugs


Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – Geneva and Switzerland’s biggest outdoor party kicks off tomorrow, 30 July, as the Fêtes de Genève get underway, after a two-week warmup called the pre-Fêtes. Music, art and food stalls in the streets, lakeside fair rides, a slow-up Sunday 2 August, spectacular fireworks Saturday 8 August: they’re all part of the […]