What You Didn’t Know about Europe’s Craziest City: London
What You Didn’t Know about Europe’s Craziest City: London

London has so many secrets, it’s hard to keep track. Luckily, Helvetiq’s LondonIQ is here to enlighten us on the 10 greatest secrets of the concrete jungle.   1. There are flamingos where? At the top of the old Derry and Tom’s Building, a department store at 99 Kensington High Street years ago, stands one […]

10 Absolutely Amazing Facts About New York’s Past
10 Absolutely Amazing Facts About New York’s Past

What’s Your New York IQ? Ice-cream cones and murder trials? New York has many more secrets than we thought, and Helvetiq NYC-IQ is here to teach us…   1. A townhouse at 751/2 Bedford Street in the West Village is the narrowest house in New York City. With a mere 990 square feet, this humble abode […]

Hungry Mondays
Hungry Mondays

Are you hungry? So are we! About a week ago we conducted a survey to see which restaurants you loved most in London. Here are both your favorites, and our own! Each of these restaurants were hand-selected to bring you the best of the best, and  even more, they aren’t going to break your wallet! […]

Surviving a Summer Festival
Surviving a Summer Festival

  It’s Summer. It’s hot. You have your food, drinks, friends, and tickets; now is the time to sit back and enjoy. Right? Well, this plan could go very WRONG if you aren’t prepared. Check out below for the top 7 tips of surviving a festival! 1. Don’t over extend yourself Some festivals have over 100 bands […]

New York on the Fourth
New York on the Fourth

Last Weekend, New York City celebrated the Fourth of July and 238th year of America’s Independence with BBQ’s, fireworks, and lots of partying. Whether you were soaking up the sun on the beaches of Coney and Long-Island, enjoying the day with family, or escaping to Central Park, the amount of activities available were endless. Here’s […]

Helvetiq Goes To New Lengths
Helvetiq Goes To New Lengths

Right now, we have three games that we are very excited about: NYCIQ, LondonIQ, and MusicIQ. Each of these test your IQ in the areas of Music, New York, and London through interesting, thought-provoking trivia questions, and we can’t even begin to tell you how much we have learned so far! We are so inspired; […]

What’s Your #MusicIQ?
What's Your #MusicIQ?

                  Summer in Switzerland means relaxation, great food, and two weeks of non-stop music from almost 100 different artists. That’s right, the Montreux Jazz Festival will be kicking off this Friday, July 4th in Montreux, Switzerland, and they have brought their A-Game. Here are three things you […]

3rd prize at the PERL 2014 (Hadi)
3rd prize at the PERL 2014 (Hadi)

(For the french and the german version look further below) This week has made us very happy. First, we just sealed a partnership with a fantastic company that will bring our new games to Germany and Austria this year. Exciting news! We can’t wait to show you what we have been working and to tell you […]

Bierwandern Schweiz (Philipp)
Bierwandern Schweiz (Philipp)

Bierwandern Schweiz – Der erfrischendste Weg die Schweiz zu entdecken. Seit dieser Woche ist es endlich soweit und unser neustes Buch “Bierwandern Schweiz” von Monika Saxer ist in den Buchhandlungen erhältlich. Doch wer ist Monika Saxer überhaupt und wie kam es zu der Idee des Bierwanderns? Schon als Kind unternahm sie mit ihren Eltern Ausflüge […]

Bier und Wein vegan? (Philipp)
Bier und Wein vegan? (Philipp)

Nun, wer sich selber nicht vegan ernährt hat sich diese Frage wohl selber noch nie gestellt. So bin auch ich per Zufall darauf gestossen. Darüber kurz nachzu denken ist allemal interessant wie ich finde. Deshalb bevor du hier weiterliest, was meinst du; ist Bier und Wein grundsätzlich vegan? Für Bier lautet die Antwort JA. Da […]