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20 Reasons Why You Should Stay in Lyon this Summer

Tons of things to do to keep you going all summer long, even when everyone deserts in August.

Where to swim in Lyon and around the city?

Here’s a selection of swimming pools, aquatic parks and natural sites to enjoy with friends and families.

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5 Reasons to Go See Yokainoshima at the Musée des Confluences

Step into Japan through photos and artifacts.

Walibi Amusement Park Opens New Zone and New Rides for 2018

The imaginative Festival City comes to life at Walibi.

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Lyon’s pools open for summer hours

Opening hours for Lyon’s summer pools.

Public services close this summer in Lyon

Many public services are under construction starting in July.

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High-End Restaurant and Bar to Open in Lyon’s Grand Hôtel Dieu

Lyon classics with international and seasonal flair.

English Book Reveals the Secrets of Lyon’s Fishbones

An English retelling of Lyon’s greatest mystery.

25% less tourists in Lyon because of the SNCF strikes

Numerous trips and professional seminars have had to be cancelled

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First Legal Cannabis Store Opens in Lyon 9

Legal cannabis products now have a place in Lyon.

La Caillette:  Greens-rich Meatballs with Liver in Delicate Caul Lace Pouches

Between pâté and a meatball, la caillette, a delicious recipe from Lyon. 

Summer Sessions at the Transbordeur June 27 to July 27

Come for the apéro and stay for the concerts and art displays.

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