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LA SIESTA Breaks a World Record

By Guest Contributor: Rhonda Hansmann

LA SIESTA broke a record last weekend, proving that Mainz knows how to hang—in hammocks.

It all took place at the first-ever Summer Lights Festival in the City of Mainz, along the Rhine Promenade. The undertaking was a partnership between La Siesta and CityMarketing GmbH, in cooperation with the City of Mainz. The idea? Fill as many hammocks with people as possible—at least 250—for at least five minutes. (more…)

There are many ways to sit in a hammock. How many of them do you know?
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LA SIESTA: active in Colombia

Did you know that LA SIESTA is actively organizing a project in Colombia where it can be tested whether organic cotton can be cost-effectively cultivated there?

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La Siesta on a Trade Fair High

A trade fair is always something special: visitors (professionals) can catch up on the latest trends in their respective fields and view the newest range of products.

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A reason to celebrate: LA SIESTA now GOTS certified!

Jugenheim/Germany, October 2014. The GOTS certification of our Colombian hammocks made of organic cotton was a good reason to celebrate. Which is why we, together with our Colombian production partner, organized the FIESTA GOTS in Medellín. (more…)

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Go Fortaleza, go Germany!

Jugenheim/Germany, July 2014. What a wonderful couple of days it has been here in Fortaleza. On June 16 and 19, we saw the bravely fought matches of the 1st  COPA LA SIESTA beach soccer tournament on the city’s popular beach Praia de Iracema. (more…)

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LA SIESTA rocks the cup!

Jugenheim/Germany, April 2014. Carried by the Brazilian groove and our German passion for soccer, we have created a World-Cup-themed hammock with a mission. (more…)

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Swapping Your Hostel For A Hammock

Jugenheim/Germany, December 2013.

By guest author Jimmy Ryan

Swapping your hostel for a hammock is not only an effective way of saving money while backpacking, but it’s also a great way to add adventure to your travels. (more…)

There are many ways to sit in a hammock. How many of them do you know?