List of the best food markets in Lyon, France

La Croix Rousse Market

La Croix Rousse market which is one of the busiest markets in Lyon lines the Boulevard de la Croix Rousse which is a part of Lyon’s UNESCO world heritage site.

The faces you see in Museums

Our English contributor Martin is reviewing the exhibition of Matisse’s drawings at the Musee des Beaux Arts of Lyon. A story of famous bearded faces.   The other day, I went down to see the exhibition of Matisse’s drawings at the Musee des Beaux Arts of Lyon (2 December 2016 – 6 March 2017). So […]

Nuits de Fourvière

Dedicated to the performing arts, Les Nuits de Fourvière festival presents around 60 shows during June and July in a Roman Amphitheatre in Lyon.

Radiant-Bellevue

Radiant-Bellevue: A contemporary arts centre with a mix of French and international live music acts, theatre, dance and comedy.   The Radiant-Bellevue is a couple of kms north of the centre of Lyon. It’s a modern and comfortable place suitable for all tastes and ages. The music is mostly pop and rock and there are […]

Hard Rock Cafe Lyon

The international chain Hard Rock Café opened a new franchise restaurant in the center of Lyon in November 2016 and brings American-style food in the temple of French gastronomy.

Art Flows to Lyon in a Floating World

The 14th edition of the Biennale of Contemporary Art in Lyon takes place from September 20th 2017 to January 7th 2018 and is curated by Emma Lavigne

Provocative art in Lyon - Abode of chaos

La Demeure du Chaos or The Abode of Chaos

If you’re looking for a quirky kind of destruction and you’re not squeamish, tootle on up the river Saône. It’s sure to engrave itself on your mind a while.

Museum of Gallo-Roman Civilisation

The Museum of Gallo-Roman Civilisation astounds the visitor with its avant-garde architecture and carefully-chosen exhibits, nudging you to uncover more of what Lyon’s Roman, Gaul and Celtic forebears got up to.