In our series of interviews with expatriates who live in Vaud, here is an interview with George Unc, a masters student at the Ecole du Vin (wine school) in Changins near Nyon. Read on to find out his thoughts on what makes a good wine and his favourite Swiss wine producers, as well as his tips for […]
Jardins en Fête takes place this weekend in Coppet and this year the theme is “Urban Gardens”. This Fête gets bigger every year and is set in the lovely grounds of the Château in Coppet. Full details of opening times, entrance fees, access etc, click here. See video below from 2016.
Next Friday the 19th May 2017, it’s Neighbours’ Day in Nyon, Prangins, Gland, Rolle, Morges, Geneva, Lausanne and in many other towns and cities in Switzerland and across Europe. Look out for the posters in your area or in your building. If there isn’t an event going on where you live, why not organise one of your own […]
Nyon council have issued an appeal to all residents to check whether the bottles they throw in the P.E.T recycling bin really are P.E.T bottles. A reminder that P.E.T bottles contain drinks, they are not shampoo bottles, milk bottles, detergent etc, these products can be taken back either to the supermarket/place where they were purchased […]
The Château de Prangins has a new exhibition entitled “Work – from 1860 to today”. This exhibition features photographs which explore how earning a living has changed over time. From a photo from 1865 of a chambermaid working at the Hôtel Beau-Rivage in Lausanne, to a worker in 1949 clinging to scaffolding on the tower of Geneva cathedral, […]