Nyon

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Still retaining relics from the original Roman settlement, this tranquil lakeside town features medieval architecture and great scenery.

Nyon is a municipality in the district of Nyon in the canton of Vaud in Switzerland. It is part of the Geneva metropolitan area. It lies on the shores of Lake Geneva and is the seat of the district of Nyon. The municipality is located between the Jura Mountains and Lake Geneva. Nyon Castle and the Museum of the History of Porcelain, the Roman Colonia Iulia Equestris, the Swiss Reformed Church of Notre-Dame, the Manoir at Rue Maupertuis 2 & 4, the Roman Museum and the Union of European Football Associations are listed as Swiss heritage site of national significance. The entire old city of Nyon is part of the Inventory of Swiss Heritage Sites.
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