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Living in Nyon: Surprising Street Names

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Chronique La blogueuse Catherine Nelson Pollard partage ses réflexions concernant les noms des lieux.

 29.03.2019, 16:00
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Catherine Nelson Pollard, blogueuse.

Many years ago, I wrote a column about Swiss street names and mentioned some of the ones I found amusing when they are translated into English. The road of the “singing chicken” in Geneva (rue de Chantepoulet) and the district that sounds like “little bag over nose” (Petit-Saconnex) still make me smile.

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