Living in Nyon


  • Vote on Nyon Taxes this weekend
    Vote on Nyon Taxes this weekend

    This Sunday the 17th March, there will be a local vote on an increase in Nyon taxes. Readers may have seen posters around the town saying “oui” or “non”, both for and against this proposal. So what does it all mean? Here is one explanation by Bob Jenefsky, a member of the conseil communal in […] The post Vote on Nyon Taxes this weekend appeared first on

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  • Living in Nyon News – Announcement to Readers
    Living in Nyon News – Announcement to Readers

    Change of Publication Date for this Site Notice to readers and advertisers – English above, French below.  Living in Nyon has now been running for 10 years. We have thousands of readers, a big email subscriber list and last year we saw record visitor numbers to the site. From the 1st April 2019 (not an April […] The post Living in Nyon News – Announcement to Readers appeared first on

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  • “Unlock your Cultural Awareness” – Workshop 12th March

    The Canton of Vaud Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CVCI) will be holding a Reloc’coffee/ workshop entitled, “Unlock your cultural awareness” on Tuesday 12th March 2019 from 10:00 – 12:00. Details below “In expat heaven, safety levels are Swiss, leisure options are South African, teachers are Finnish, and neighbours are Mexican. In expat hell, safety levels […] The post “Unlock your

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  • International Baccalaureate Tuition and Easter Revision Course – Personal Tutors
    International Baccalaureate Tuition and Easter Revision Course – Personal Tutors

    Elite IB Tutors have helped support over 4,000 IB students and families around the world to navigate the International Baccalaureate – from subject selection to studying and exam revision, to university applications. IB Tutors are currently offering Easter Revision courses to students here in Switzerland and they offer several distinct services: Online and face-to-face subject tuition; […] The post

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  • All Change outside Nyon Railway station
    All Change outside Nyon Railway station

    On Monday 11th February 2019, work will begin near Nyon railway station to improve the public outdoor space that surrounds around it, in a town project called “Terrasses de la Gare”. The work will last until June.  The old railway tracks that are still in place (once used by the little red St Cergue train), will […] The post All Change outside Nyon Railway station appeared first on

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  • Children’s Festival – 3rd Feb in St-Cergue
    Children’s Festival – 3rd Feb in St-Cergue

    There will be a children’s festival held on 3rd of February in the village of St-Cergue from 13:30 -17:00 Slalom competition for children up to 10 years old, activities, including a clown, husky dogs plus a “goûter!” Detail and link here The post Children’s Festival – 3rd Feb in St-Cergue appeared first on Living in Nyon.

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  • Ski Slopes in St-Cergue open Sat 18th Jan. Night skiing Thurs-Sat
    Ski Slopes in St-Cergue open Sat 18th Jan. Night skiing Thurs-Sat

    The Ski Slopes of St-Cergue (around 20 minutes from Nyon), will open for the season on Saturday 18th January in the afternoon. The slopes will then be open at the weekends and on Wednesday afternoons. There will also be floodlit night skiing (see photo below) on Thursday to Saturday from 18:00 -21:30 Full details of opening hours, […] The post Ski Slopes in St-Cergue ope

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  • Audio Advent Calendar – 24 gift ideas that can be bought locally
    Audio Advent Calendar – 24 gift ideas that can be bought locally

    Catherine from Living in Nyon, and Lisa from Know-it-all Passport, are back with their “audio” Advent Calendar for 2018 with 24 gift ideas. Many of their suggestions can be bought locally. These range from subscription services for spas and body treatments, bouquets of flowers and socks (a “sockscription”!) yoga, snowshoe and wine weekends away, a gorgeous […] The post Aud

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  • Saturday Party by the lake in Nyon to celebrate opening of sauna
    Saturday Party by the lake in Nyon to celebrate opening of sauna

    The Winter season has now started at the Bains de Trois Jetées in Nyon and the outdoor sauna has been installed along the lakeside. There will be a party on Saturday November 3rd to celebrate this new season. There will be music, food, drinks and more at the event from 14:00 onwards. The Bains de Trois […] The post Saturday Party by the lake in Nyon to celebrate opening

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  • Night Run in Morges, Ciné Club Film, Flea Market in Nyon
    Night Run in Morges, Ciné Club Film, Flea Market in Nyon

    There will be a night run along the lakeside in Morges on Saturday 3rd November from 16:00 -23.00. Proceeds towards charitable causes. Different lengths of runs from 1k to 10k! Registration possible on the day itself. Full details see here  On Saturday the 27th October, there will be a chestnut/food festival at the Salle Communale […] The post Night Run in Morges, Ciné Club Film,

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  • Second-Hand Shop Celebrates 15 years – Discounts, offers 31 Oct/1st Nov
    Second-Hand Shop Celebrates 15 years – Discounts, offers 31 Oct/1st Nov

    The Salvation Army’s second-hand shop in Nyon will celebrate 15 years in its current location on Wednesday the 31st October and Thursday 1st November, from 09:00 -18:30 (no lunch time closure on these two days). There will be entertainment and discounts – see below. The shop will also be running a special offer on these […] The post Second-Hand Shop Celebrates 15 yea

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  • Outdoor Skating Rink opens in Nyon Saturday 20th October
    Outdoor Skating Rink opens in Nyon Saturday 20th October

    Although it’s still sunny and warm outside, the (covered) outdoor skating rink in Nyon will open on Saturday 20th October 2018 and remain open until the 10th March 2019. The skating rink will be situated by the lakeside in the town and this year celebrates its 10th year in Nyon. The ice rink can be hired […] The post Outdoor Skating Rink opens in Nyon Saturday 20th October a

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  • Cool New Co-Working space officially opens in Nyon
    Cool New Co-Working space officially opens in Nyon

    Space for 40 co-workers, meeting rooms for rent, open for “early bird” working, kitchen space, relaxing areas, take a call in a télécabine! Back in May 2018, we reported that a co-working space was due to open in Nyon in Autumn. This space, Atelier 9, has now officially launched and is open for business on Monday […] The post Cool New Co-Working space officially opens in Nyon appe

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  • Trends shaping the job market and Happiness in the workplace – HR Salon
    Trends shaping the job market and Happiness in the workplace – HR Salon

    The Salon HR Suisse (Human Resources salon) will take place at Palexpo on the 3rd and 4th October 2018. There will be hundreds of exhibitors at the salon showcasing their products and services. There’s   an English programme at the fair with a series of lectures such as “Why happiness at work matters”, “Coaching – Fad, […] The post Trends shaping the job market and

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  • Win tickets to the gardens of the Château de Vullierens
    Win tickets to the gardens of the Château de Vullierens

    The lovely gardens of the Château de Vullierens will be open to the public for the last time this year over two consecutive weekends: the 28th and 30th September and the 5th – 7th October, from 10:00 – 16:00. There are various events planned over these two weekends in the grounds of the château: Alphorn […] The post Win tickets to the gardens of the Château de Vullierens ap

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  • Win a copy of Know it all Passport! – An essential local information guide in English
    Win a copy of Know it all Passport! – An essential local information guide in English

    The brand new “Know-it-all passport” is now out! This book is the essential guide to living in Geneva, Vaud, and neighbouring France. This 11th edition has a brand new chapter entitled “Sustainability”, a list of escape rooms in the “Entertainment” chapter, plus a list of co-working spaces under the “Business and Legal Matters” chapter. The popular […] The post

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  • Have your say in the future look of Nyon’s Place Perdtemps car park
    Have your say in the future look of Nyon’s Place Perdtemps car park

    The main Place Perdtemps carpark in the centre of Nyon is going to be transformed. There are plans for underground parking, retail outlets, a green park area, public buildings and more. Photo above – artist’s impression of the new look car park courtesy Participanyon On Wednesday the 12th September 2018, there is a chance for citizens […] The post Have your say in the

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