Atelier Jean Kazès
For a true taste of Geneva’s watchmaking heritage, head to this
atelier in Carouge, where 92-year-old Jean has been making
inside-out clocks for decades. He believes the machinations of
clocks and watches are too beautiful to conceal in a case.
21 Rue Saint-Joseph, Carouge 1227
Plainpalais Flea Market
Open Wednesdays, Saturdays and the first Sunday of the month,
this decades- old (it started in 1970) flea market is one of
Switzerland’s largest, with antique homeware, vintage clothes and
art up for grabs. Serious collectors arrive at 6.30am.
Marché aux Puces de Plainpalais, 1205
Main photo credit: Kevin Faingnaert