New Tourist Pass of 12 CHF covers 9 museums, Folkloric Market in Morges

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Nyon Regional Tourist Office has recently launched a new tourist pass. For just 12 CHF, you can gain entry to nine museums in the area: The Château of Nyon, The Roman Museum, The Musée du Léman, The Château of Prangins, The Château of Coppet, the museum of old Coppet, The Agricultural Museum (Moulins de Chiblins), the Wine […]

Gourmet Tour of Nyon – New Guided Visit organised by Tourist Office

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Nyon Tourism has recently added a new tour to its list of guided tours of the town and surrounding area. The “Gourmet Tour” aims to introduce visitors and newly arrived residents to locally produced food. The tour begins with a couple of “taster” stops at local businesses followed by a light meal with wine at a typical Vaudois restaurant. The tour begins […]

Victorian tour of Geneva by Diccon Bewes Sat 28 March – Win Paléo Tickets

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On Saturday 28th March, Diccon Bewes will be giving a guided Victorian tour of Geneva. The tour begins at 15:00 (meet at Payot bookshop in Cornavin railway station at 14:30). Diccon is the author of the very successful books  “Swiss Watching”,  (“a best book of 2010” – Financial Times) and  “Slow Train to Switzerland” Diccon comments on all things Swiss […]

“Slow Train” a run away success!

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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 […]

Happy Easter To All Living In Nyon Readers! Decorated Fountains, Easter Celebrations And (Hopefully) The First Signs Of Spring…

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        Decorated Fountains Around Nyon Walking around Nyon, you might have seen one of the numerous decorated fountains across town. A local tradition, the fountains are decorated each year at Easter by local schools, groups and shops, for the pleasure of all. A “treasure hunt” is organised around these fountains: each fountain […]