Switzerland - Geneva (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Geneva chapter from Lonely Planet’s Switzerland guidebook.

Sleek, slick and cosmopolitan, Geneva is a rare breed of city: it’s among Europe’s priciest, its people chatter in every language under the sun and it’s constantly perceived as the Swiss capital (it isn’t). Superbly strung around the shores of Europe’s largest Alpine lake, this is only Switzerland’s third-largest city.

  • join the crowds getting snapped in front of the flower clock in the Jardin Anglais in the Old Town
  • maps
  • explore Geneva’s Cathedrale St-Pierre, with its mix of architectural styles spanning the centuries
  • transport
  • sail a paddle-steamer to Yvoire in France
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: History, Sights, Tours, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping.

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