The Living in the Know podcast for March 2017 is now out. This podcast is a collaboration between Know-it-all-passport and Living in Nyon and this month Lisa and Catherine discuss volunteering opportunities in the region. They explain how volunteering is a great way to meet new people if you have just arrived in Switzerland, and highlight how helpful […]
The 4th July falls on a Saturday this year and to celebrate American Independence Day there will be an American “cinema soirée” at the Capitole Cinema in Nyon. The evening will begin with a guided visit at 19:30 (with commentary) to the new art exhibition at Nyon castle. This exhibition features the work of American marquetry artist, Brooklyn-based, Las […]
Review by Jonas Parson The second night of Caribana turned out to be another very warm and successful evening (the second sold-out night in a row, tickets are still available for Friday and Saturday night) and the acts headlining that night attracted a completely different crowd to that of the night before. Trooper boots, spiked necklaces and […]
Caribana has announced the line up for this year’s festival which will take place along the lakeside near Crans près Celigny from the 3rd to 7th June 2015. Among other artists scheduled to play at this summer festival are Swedish band “The Cardigans”, see video below of their 1998 hit “My Favourite Game” from their album Gran Turismo.
If you are interested in all things literary, then you are spoiled for choice in the Geneva and Vaud area. Not only is the area home to a large and important writers’ group (covering both fiction and non-fiction – see below), a reading group in Crans that is open to the public, but in a few weeks, the fabulous […]