The “Living in the Know” March podcast is now out and this month Lisa from Know-it-all Passport and Catherine from Living in Nyon, discuss where to source expat products in French-speaking Switzerland. From hunting out American “Texas Pete’s Chicken Wing Sauce” to “Lyle’s Golden Syrup” from Britain, they name shops and websites where you can find […]
Nyon now has a population of 21,000. This milestone was reached in March 2018. There are 129 different nationalities living in the town. Back in 1950, the town had a population of 6,000! Photo above – Sunset over Nyon railway station with of the many cranes that populate the town’s skyline.
For those parents looking for swimming classes for their children during the Easter holidays, La Lignière Centre de Santé in Gland will be holding collective lessons of one hour a day over three days for just CHF 210 per child. Perfect for getting the children ready for a summer of swimming! The dates are as follows: Tuesday […]
Today, the 27th February is the last day to register for the Geneva Writers’ Conference which will take place this weekend, the 2 – 4th March 2018 in Geneva. There will be workshops on fiction writing, non-fiction including travel writing, workshops entitled “Living Locally, Writing Globally”, and “Secrets of the Book Trade”. There will be a […]
Météo Suisse is predicting cold temperatures over the next few days and even lower temperatures for next week. Here are a few suggestions to brighten up the cold winter days. If you missed out on Carnival celebrations in Switzerland this year (see the photos of Sion carnival from our sister site Living in Sion), then […]