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  • Surviving and living under Siege – One day in Aleppo – Film, Monday 24 April at Visions du Réel
    Surviving and living under Siege – One day in Aleppo – Film, Monday 24 April at Visions du Réel

    “Brave documentary filmmaking” – One Day in Aleppo, directed by Ali Alibrahim, produced by Feras Fayyad  Screening Monday, April 24 at 14:15 – Capitole Fellini  Tickets here This film review is by Rachel Beacher.  Rachel is a British journalist based in Lausanne. There is brave documentary making – then, there is filming in the middle of […]

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  • Food Trucks at Visions du Réel, Bars, Restaurant and Dancing
    Food Trucks at Visions du Réel, Bars, Restaurant and Dancing

    The central area of Visions du Réel (next to the Salle Communale) in Nyon, is a hive of activity with a bar, restaurant and new this year, food trucks serving Thai food, burgers from the Rolling Chefs, pasta dishes from Pomodoro and a Hummus and friends truck.  There’s also dancing at the central area with different […]

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  • Glastonbury of the Alps
    Glastonbury of the Alps

    During my 10+ years spent in and out of Switzerland at different festivals and music venues, I think I got a pretty decent overview, especially when it comes to Europe. I don’t know it all, I still have a ton of events on my bucket list, but I’ve certainly encountered some interesting settings along the…

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  • The Patrouille des Glaciers – Avant-Première film at Visions du Réel 2017
    The Patrouille des Glaciers – Avant-Première film at Visions du Réel 2017

    Above – “Roped up” in the Patrouille des Glaciers – photo, courtesy Visions du Reél Nyon’s big documentary film festival – Visions du Réel is just around the corner (21-29 April) and the full programme of films is now online. A handy pocket-sized printed physical programme will be made available shortly and distributed around the town. It […]

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  • Retrospective of my 12 goals of 2016
    Retrospective of my 12 goals of 2016

    That's the last goals' retrospective article you will read on the blog as 2016 changed the way I handle big objectives in my life. I will still report to you though, but in another format. For now, let's review my successful and failed attempts of last year. Blog goals 1 - Have blogposts available both in English and French Failed The purpose of this blog is to bring value in people's finan...

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  • Patricia Kaas, enchantress with a new album.
    Patricia Kaas, enchantress with a new album.

    Reading Time: 3 minutesIt was in Geneva, that we discovered the new tour of French singer Patricia Kaas. It was the first date in Switzerland. She will cross Germany, Belgium, Austria, Netherlands, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, and of course France. We saw a charismatic, inspired and enchantress Patricia Kaas. After singing other artist’s songs like Edith Piaf, it was time for Patricia Kaas to c...

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  • Nicola Mackley  – Training people to improve their English at Work
    Nicola Mackley – Training people to improve their English at Work

    In our series of interviews with expatriates who live in the Nyon area, here is an article with Nicola Mackley. Nicola helps non-native English speakers in business situations. Read on to find out why Nicola loves living in Nyon and the cultural differences that she discovered between living in Switzerland and in the U.K. Photo […]

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  • Rogue One – A Star Wars Story  – Film in English in Nyon
    Rogue One – A Star Wars Story – Film in English in Nyon

    Good news for Star Wars fans, the film Rogue One – A Star Wars Story will be shown in English at the Nyon Capitole Cinema on  Wednesday 14th December, Saturday 17th, Sunday 18th at 18.15 and Monday 19th at 20:45 (as part of the “Monday movies” in English series). Tickets can be bought online in advance. […]

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  • “Welcome to the Canton of Vaud” brochure now in 13 languages
    “Welcome to the Canton of Vaud” brochure now in 13 languages

    The Canton of Vaud has recently printed “Welcome to the Canton of Vaud” in 13 languages: French, German, English, Arabic, Spanish, Italian, Portugese, Serbo-Croat, Somali, Tamil, Tigrinya, Turkish and Albanian. This useful information booklet contains a map which divides the canton into zones (Nyon and Morges are in zone 2) this is done to help find the right info for each […]

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