Geneva Photos

(Geneva, Switzerland)

Beach photo in Geneva
A series of popular public beaches surround the city, such as both the Bains des Pâquis and also the Genève Plage.

Picture of Geneva's Beau Rivage Hotel
The centrally located Beau Rivage Hotel is a reliable place to stay, being close to the train station and offering exceptional views across the lake itself.

Geneva cityscape view
The cityscape is very much based around Lake Geneva (Lac Léman), where the Jet d'Eau (Water Jet) fountain is a familiar sight and is clearly visible from quite a distance.

Image of horse sculpture in Geneva
Numerous parks and important green spaces lie alongside the shore of the lake, sporting flower gardens, seating and stylish sculptures.

Geneva Palace of Nations (Palais des Nations) photograph
The Palace of Nations (Palais des Nations) is clearly visible from the lake and has become one of the city's most famous and recognisable landmarks, being known for its association with the United Nations.

Geneva Parc des Bastions photo
Both locals and visitors to the city enjoy hanging out at the Parc des Bastions, whether to admire the flowers, soak up the Swiss sunshine on the grass, or to play a game of chess on the park's giant chessboards.

Geneva fountain photograph
Around the city are a number of elaborate fountains, gracing public squares and local city parks.

Photograph showing the Ariana Museum (Musee Ariana) in Geneva
The Ariana Museum (Musée Ariana) is in fact the only museum of its kind in the whole of Switzerland, being entirely devoted to all aspects of ceramics.

Close view of Geneva's Ariana Museum (Musee Ariana)
Close to the United Nations complex, the Ariana Museum (Musée Ariana) is housed within a magnificent building, which dates back to the latter part of the 19th century and is Baroque and Neo-classical in its appearance.