The Cafe ”La Clemence”

20 votes
Taken the 23/10/11
This is the central spot of Geneva's old town ! The cafe "La Clemence" (from the name of the biggest bell of Geneva St- Peter cathedral) is "the" place to go all year round ! There are very few seats INSIDE, but the "terrasse" is HUGE !
Continue reading +

Latitude: 46° 12' 0" N, Longitude: 6° 8' 56" E see »

Location: Geneva, Switzerland

Type: Country:
Map List

The Basilica of Notre Dame, in Geneva, Switzerland

sphere
20 votes

The Basilica Notre-Dame of Geneva is the main Roman Catholic church in Geneva, Switzerland, the old St. Pierre Cathedral being now a Protestant...

By Jean-Pierre Scherrer

Another view of the Basilica Notre Dame in Geneva, Switzerland

sphere
20 votes

The Basilica Notre-Dame of Geneva is the main Roman Catholic church in Geneva, Switzerland, the old St. Pierre Cathedral being now a Protestant...

By Jean-Pierre Scherrer

From the top of Geneva's Saint-Pierre cathedral

sphere
10 votes

I climbed at the top of the North tower of Saint-Pierre cathedral (157 veeery steep steps), but the panorama is well worth the effort !

By Jean-Pierre Scherrer

From -almost- underneath the Geneva Fountain !

sphere
1 votes

I tried to go as near as possible to the Geneva Fountain, where a lot of people were standing, while the wind was blowing in the "right" direction !

By Jean-Pierre Scherrer

A flowered jetty...

sphere

...at Corsier Port, near Geneva, on Lake Leman !

By Jean-Pierre Scherrer

A stroll in Geneva's old town....

sphere

....with Saint Peter cathedral in the -far- background !

By Jean-Pierre Scherrer

The ”Bains des Pâquis” !

sphere

The "Bains des Pâquis" at dusk, on the north bank of Lake Geneva ! On the other side of the lake, one can see the 460 feet high "Water Jet", which...

By Jean-Pierre Scherrer

Chappel of the Machabees in Saint Peter's cathedral

sphere

This chappel, on one aisle of the Geneva's cathedral, has been added in 1400-1405 !

By Jean-Pierre Scherrer

Jean Calvin (1509-1564) pulpit in Saint Peter's cathedal in Geneva

sphere

This is the pulpit which Jean Calvin (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Calvin) used when he was preaching the Protestant (Reformed) religion !

By Jean-Pierre Scherrer

Sunbathing on the Rhone riverside

sphere

This is a nice place called "La Jonction" in Geneva, Switzerland ! It's at the confluent of the Rhone and Arve rivers, and a lot of people go spend...

By Jean-Pierre Scherrer

Skateboard Museum in Geneva, Switzerland #1 !

sphere

I just discovered today this very original "Skateboard Museum" in Geneva... The guy who runs it is a real passionate and has got a huge collection...

By Jean-Pierre Scherrer

pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >> >|