Did you know in the year 563 there was once a Tsunami on Lac Léman that left destruction in its wake? The Lake Museum in Nyon (Musée du Léman) currently has a exhibition called “Un Tsunami”, which recounts the story of the tsunami and how it happened. Seemingly a side of a mountain collapsed into […]
The Piscine de Colovray (Nyon’s outdoor pool) opened on the the 4th May and will stay open until Monday 16th September 2019. The indoor pool at Cossy remains open, but will be closed for maintenance purposes between the 15th July and August 11th 2019. Take your pick! The weather is a little chilly right now […]
Once a year, CGN holds a big naval parade on the lake. On this day, a fleet of Belle Epoque Paddle Boats gather together at a lakeside town for a grand “parade”. See video (aerial view) of a previous event below. This year it’s the turn of Rolle to host the parade (the town itself […]
The Club Nautique of Prangins is offering sailing initiation courses from mid May and throughout the summer. The instructors speak English. More details here.
“Les Hivernales” is Nyon’s *winter rock festival which runs from the 28th February – 3rd March 2019 and will take place in the following venues around the town: The Salle Communale, La Parenthèse, Le Cactus Jack, Quai 23, Le Saint Jean, Fishermen’s Pub, La plage, Ambrozie, Barawine, Mumbaï, La Roulotte, La Patinoire, and Le Village. […]