“Slow Train” a run away success!

Diccon with book

Thanks to all of you who came along to the launch of the book “Slow Train to Switzerland” by Diccon Bewes at the Ferme du Manoir last night. Over 80 people listened to Diccon (author, travel writer and great raconteur!) tell the story of the first Thomas Cook escorted tour to Switzerland over 150 years […]

Gala Concert for Indian Charity, Reminder – Book launch in English in Nyon on Monday, a few spaces left.

Not the Last Night of the Proms

Friends of India, the Nyon based charity are holding a Gala concert on Saturday 23rd November in Geneva. See Flyer below. Also, a reminder of the book launch (a Living in Nyon event) in English of “Slow Train to Switzerland” on November 25th in Nyon. There are a few places left for this event reservations […]

Book Launch and Reading in Nyon – “Slow Train to Switzerland” – November 25 – Reserve now!

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Living in Nyon and OffThe Shelf English Book Shop   are delighted to announce the book launch (the first in Switzerland!) and reading of  Slow Train to Switzerland    - One Tour, Two Trips, 150 Years and a World of Change Apart by Travel Writer Diccon Bewes  (Author of Swiss Watching/ Le Suissologue) On the occasion of the 150th anniversary […]

Fun Fondue for Expatriates in Nyon on February 26th – Register now!

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  Last year the “Fun Fondue for Newly Arrived Expatriates” event was a great success, so much so, we are repeating it again! This event which is a joint collaboration between Nyon Region  Tourism, Living in Nyon and subsidised by Ecole-Club Migros, will take place in the wine cellar of Nyon’s Château on Tuesday 26th […]

Understanding the Swiss School System – talk in Nyon on Monday October 1st

Poster Swiss School System for web

How exactly does the Swiss state school system work? Is the local public school right for my child? There are many families in the Nyon and surrounding area who would like to send their children to a Swiss state school, however they often have questions about the local education system. On Monday October 1st at […]

Spaces left at next Expat event, Garden show this weekend.

Nyon Tulips

  Photo above - tulips in Nyon’s  lake side park.  There are some spaces left at the next event for expats on Tuesday the 22nd May in Nyon. This evening which is being organised by Nyon tourism, Migros école-club and Living in Nyon, is a chance for newly arrived (and not so new!) expats to meet and get together, to discover excursions that […]

Second “Welcome to La Côte” event for expats on Tuesday 22 May

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After the great success of the “Fun Fondue” night for newly arrived expats back in February this year, another “Welcome to La Côte” event has been organised by Nyon tourism, Migros école- club Migros and Living in Nyon.  This second event on the 22nd May is in response to the survey that was carried out at the fondue evening. Please note, places […]

Fun Fondue evening in Feb for newly arrived expatriates!

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Living in Nyon is linking up with Nyon Tourism and Ecole-Club Migros for a fun fondue evening on the 7th February. This event has been organised for recently expatriates to the Nyon region. It’s a great opportunity to learn how to make your own fondue and find out about the customs and traditions of fondue making. There’s an opportunity for some wine […]

A View from the Bridge – Play in English in Coppet plus other events coming up

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 There are lots of events happening in the first weeks of November in the Nyon region, here are a few listed below.  Plus, the Living in Nyon November newsletter is due to be sent out in the next couple of days, if you would like to receive it, just sign up in the subscription box in the box to […]

“Living along Lac Léman” book is now for sale! – The perfect gift for everyone.

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Tuesday evening in Nyon saw the official launch of  the book “Living along Lac Léman”. Thankyou so much to all those who came to the Villa Thomas at the COV for the vernissage/launch. Photos above. Happy book fans!   The venue in the stunning lake side setting made it the perfect place to launch the book. It also gave readers of […]