Geneva: Enjoy the city on the lake
If you arrive in Geneva (GVA) with your SWISS flight, you are in for a real pleasant stay, as there is a lot to see and do in Geneva. It starts with the breathtaking surroundings of Geneva: The Swiss and French Alps provide a picturesque panorama, with the majestic Mont Blanc as a centrepiece on the horizon. At the city’s harbour of Lake Geneva you can see a high water fountain going up, the Jet d’Eau, one of the city's famous landmarks. A yearly sailing regatta, the Bol d’Or, goes all around Lake Geneva, crossing the border between France and Switzerland in the middle of Lake Geneva a couple of times.
Geneva is the place to be for the enthusiast of “Haute Horlogerie”, the high art of watchmaking. Geneva is known worldwide as the city of the famous Swiss watch manufacturers, where Rolex, Patek Philippe and Baume & Mercier come from. Physicists all over the world also have their eyes set on Geneva, the home of the European Organization for Nuclear Research, known as CERN. Here the Large Hadron Collider is working under the lake and the city, the biggest experiment ever undertaken by humankind. As a side product, the Worldwide Web was invented here. Other notable international organisations like the WTO, the UNHCR, WHO and the Red Cross made the city on the lake their base. Whatever your reason to visit Geneva, you will be amazed by the beauty of the city and the landscape.
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