After the recent production of videos made in Lausanne and Geneva to the backing track of “Happy” by Pharrell Williams, it was only a matter of time before Nyon produced its own film. Here it is below, you may recognise some familiar faces and places, from the Roman columns, to the man who sells roasted […]
1260+ (1260 is the post code of Nyon) is a selection of interesting articles chosen from other English information sites and blogs here in Switzerland. Some articles feature places around the Nyon area, some are on places or events to be found further afield. We have also chosen a selection of articles commenting on Sunday’s recent vote […]
There are a few places left for the fondue night next Tuesday 11th February at 19:00. If you are a recent new arrival to this area and want to learn how to make fondue and meet new people, then please register by midday on the Friday 7th February by emailing either email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photo above – Council workers pruning trees down by Nyon lake side Siren testing today Don’t panic if you hear sirens sounding today 5th February between 13:30 and 14:00 in the Nyon area, this is the annual siren testing which takes place on the first Wednesday of February. See more info here on the reason […]
If you are looking for a a souvenir of Switzerland, a gift for a friend or colleague, or simply a work of art for your own home, then it’s worth taking a look at the work and gallery of local artist Rita Mancesti. This gallery, named Artiswiss is located under the lovely old arcades in the village […]
Here is a handy list of dates of the five main festivals taking place in the Nyon area in 2014. The season kicks off with the winter mini rock festival Les Hivernales, followed in April by the documentary film festival Visions du Réel. Caribana, the first of the summer festivals takes place in June, (note: […]
Seasons Greetings and a Very Merry Christmas from Living in Nyon! Church services, New Year’s Eve party and more late night shopping. Tonight (Monday 23rd December) there will be another late shopping night in Nyon. Shops will be open until 22:00. The late night shopping event last Friday was great fun, not only were […]