Would you like to practise French or English in an informal setting for free? Every Tuesday evening there is a language exchange café held at the Hotel de Rive in the Brasserie de Rive (just opposite the embarkation point for the CGN ferries). This language café has been running since November 2014 and has proved […]
Here are a couple of ideas for readers staying in Switzerland over the Christmas period. If you are rushing around right now, why not let someone else do the cooking for you one evening by ordering a healthy take away meal from Falaque? This gastronomic take-out restaurant in Nyon makes delicious, healthy and freshly prepared food. Living in Nyon particularly loves their “courge” soup (sourced […]
Tis’ the season for Christmas markets and this weekend there are Christmas markets all day on Sunday 6th December in Nyon (by the lakeside) and from 09:00-17:00 in the Grand Rue in Gland and also from the 2nd to the 6th December in Coppet in the old stables of the Château.
The temperature has been in the late 30’s in Nyon over the past few days and looks set to stay like this until Wednesday. The outdoor pool and the lake have been the place to be to cool off! Despite the soaring temperatures, the webmaster at Living in Nyon has been inside his office, tweaking the look of the site and making it much […]
If you are new to the area and would like to discover more about the local wines, or if you know the wines already and want a fun day out, the two “Caves Ouvertes” days on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th of May between 10:00 and 18:00 are an ideal opportunity to taste and drink local wine. To take part, just […]