chengse12135Palais des nations is the predecessor of "international alliance" headquarters, is now the European headquarters of the United Nations headquarters, located in the suburb of north east Geneva lake Geneva, and the majestic Alps. Around the palais des nations is composed of 4 a wonderful piece of architecture, surrounded by green trees, beautiful environment. Palais des nations general situation of the palais des nations, as the UN''s resident of many institutions, is the place where important international meetings.
chengse12135Flower clock is located in the west side of lake Geneva, British garden. The combination of flowers and clock makes it highlights the Geneva a reputation of "clock", became a symbol of the Geneva. While in Switzerland, other cities also can see the figure of flower clock, Geneva, but the first flower clock is the real flower clock. Bell 5 meters in diameter, the mechanical structure of the clock is set to underground, the clock on the ground and on behalf of the 12 hours of Arabic numerals are covered with fresh green grass or flowers, and a new pattern with the seasons change. Visiting the flower clock, can visit the lake big fountain along the lake.
chengse12135St. Peter''s cathedral is located in Geneva''s old town, spectacular, very conspicuous. It was built in 1160-1232, are the backbone of Geneva residents faith, is also the reformation leader John Calvin, the protestant reformation of the base. Unique style of mixing the cathedral after the rebuilt several times, provides a variety of architectural styles, magnificent facade has a Greek keasling type white columns, there is quite a Greek temple, the body of the Roman church building is tie-in a gothic spires and arch, is unique.
chengse12135Leg chair on the square in front of the palais des nations, Geneva is sculpture artist Daniel "Seth, for the 1997 international federation mine call attention to the war damage to civilians. The 12 meters high, 5 tons of sculpture just visit here, "scenic spot", has a special significance. Around the sculpture and no text, but the imperfect chair leg is a symbol of the human lost limbs by landmine explosions, give people left to think about war and peace.