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Our Ultimate Guide to The Fête des Lumières 2019

Displays in Place Bellecour Fete du lumiere We guide you throughout the city during the Festival of Lights [Dec. 5th > 8th 2019]


Accommodation in Lyon

Our Guide to Finding Accommodation in Lyon

Because it’s not very easy to find housing in Lyon as a student or an expat.

Lucy Vanel, Fresh Cuisine

The Best Recipe From Lyon

Discover French cuisine, local products, Lyonnais recipes, with Lucy Vanel. Originally from the U.S., she runs Plum Lyon Teaching Kitchen, and shares with you her best seasonal recipes.

Face of Saint Jean during fete des lumieres

Top 10 Things To Do in Lyon in December 2019

From the famous Festival of Lights to Christmas markets.

Five Exhibitions to See This Winter in Lyon

A world premire Picasso exhibit, Yves Saint Laurent’s desgins made with true Lyonnais silk, and a host of newly currated paintings from Delaunay to Léger.

Exhibition during La Fête des Lumieres.

5 Unmissable Locations for Lyon’s Festival of Lights 2019

One of the most famous festivals in all of France has nearly come. Here are our five picks on where to go during the Fête des Lumières.

Later Trains for Lyon’s Metro For The Weekends

Latenight fiends rejoice, the TCL is open later on the weekend starting this Friday the 15th.

Epona, Lyon’s Intercontinental Hotel Dieu Restaurant

It’s not just tourists who are coming to dine in Hotel Dieu, the former 12 century hospital which holds many good memories for some, as well as share a drink under its 32m high dome.

Le Tour de France is Coming Back to Lyon

For the first time in nearly seven years, a symbol of French sporting might will come back through Lyon.

5 Reasons to Visit Lyon’s International City of Gastronomy

The International City of Gastronomy is the new tourist attraction of Lyon dedicated squarely at food, health and gastronomy in the Grand Hotel Dieu.

Fujiyama 55, a good place to eat Ramen in Lyon

This modern Izakaya, located on boulevard Jean-Jaurès in Lyon, began their culinary journey at the food hall La Commune.

Lyon Transpport city guide

Public Transport in Lyon for Newbies

This Is Lyon publishes its first Welcome Pocket Pass. A 20-page guide to getting by on public transit.

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