The Place du Bourg-de-Four is a city square in the Old Town of Geneva, Switzerland. It is one of the most famous commercial centres in the country with fountains, restaurants with outdoor seating and a lot of shops for window shopping too. The Place is also near the St. Pierre Cathedral, the largest church in Geneva.
Feeling close to nature
Ask any tourist who has been there and he will tell you that the city is the best place to explore one of the most beautiful countryside in the world. Whether you are in for hiking, biking, boating or looking to have a once in a lifetime ski vacation, go to Geneva and you will know that you made the right choice. Nearby towns of Chamonix, Lausanne and Montreux will let you know how it feels to be close to nature.
For more than four centuries, Geneva has been home to watchmaking expertise second to none. The city’s love of accuracy, beauty and exclusivity depicts on the watches, something that always seems to get envious glances from everywhere. Go to Cite du Temps and you will see collection of all the watches Swatch has made since 1983.
Grand Theatre de Geneve
The Grand Theatre de Geneve is one of the most majestic buildings in the city. Since its opening back in 1876, the theatre has stages numerous operas, dance performances, recitals and theatres.
Planning on spending Christmas in Geneva with your family? Take a trip from Geneva to Montreux where you will have a great chance of buying some really nice gifts at the various Christmas Markets in the city.
Bar du Nord is one of Carouge's oldest places and during the 90s, was known for its beach. Today, it has become a stylish bar that has been filled with Bauhaus-inspired furniture. Best nights to go there are Thursday and Friday