How to find the good hospital in Lyon when you don’t speak French ? Our English contributor Emma reports her first time to emergency centre.
“They’ve trapped us in Bellecour and have gotten their watergun out.”
We welcome in the 2020s in proper eclectic fashion in Lyon
Urban, crafted and locally produced beers has become more and more trendy in Lyon. This Is Lyon has opened for you a few bottles of some good local beers.
Every week, This Is Lyon interviews a member of the English speaking community. Here are Kiel Bonhomme’s favourite places.
Vintage clothes are ‘in’- and not just for the fashion savvy and risk-takers.
Get an inside glance into the real cultural differences that you will experience living in France, and how to survive them!
Today, I have an interesting proposition for you. I would like to show you the main symbols of Lyon.
Lyon is said to be a city of legends and mysteries. Here the strange story of four famous places to visit in Lyon, from Ile Barbe to the Gros Caillou.
The Palais des Sports de Gerland, an association of sports and culture in Lyon Inaugurated on October 5th, 1962, the Palais des Sports de Gerland is an indoor sporting venue located in the neighborhood of Gerland, in the southern part of Lyon’s 7th arrondissement. It presents two halls : the Grand Palais and the Petit Palais attached to […]
The Presqu’ile’s historic landmark now houses cafés, restaurants and shops.
Tasting wines from the Northern Rhone Valley is the fastest way to speed up your local integration. The wine region has many prestigious AOC appellations including Saint-Joseph, the most popular of all among Lyonnais.
Three-tiered pastry tower. Need we say more?
An elegant and unique dining experience while discovering Lyon in a luxury bus.
-Le Trolley des Lumières is a gourmet dining experience aboard a classic luxury bus modeled on the famous Orient Express.
Take a tour of Lyon by way of street artist Georges de Loup’s paintings focused on the emotions of love.
Our contributor Valerio was introduced to the tasting and discovery of Scotch with the Lyon Whisky Club.
Lyon’s attachment to gastronomy and Italian food is well known. Find here my best pizzas places of Lyon
A fabulous 3-day festival of crime fiction in print and film. Quai du Polar is held every year in Lyon. The festival includes book readings, novels, comic books, games, exhibitions and mystery adventures around various locations in the city. The Quai du Polar Festival appeals to all audiences with its wide range of activities and […]
What to do in Lyon on Sundays? Check out our article!
Lyon’s orchestra will play some of classical music’s most romantic pieces on Valentine’s Night.
A new generation of hotels or youth hostels have sprung up in Lyon, inviting travellers to delve into a vintage and designer world.
I went through all the online reviews of Lyon’s Indian restaurants, came up with a list of the internet’s top 5 and tried them in 5 days. Are they really worth the hype?
For a little luxury, take a boat ride to the green spot of l’île Barbe, in the heart of Lyon for a lazy mid week lunch.
Lyon annual Fair (March 23-April 2) is the inevitable place to go to equip your home. In 2018, this event is dedicated to London and England.
Lyon largest music venue : la Halle Tony Garnier Live music concert hall in Lyon featuring the best international contemporary music. La Halle Tony Garnier is the place to see famous names in pop and rock music. It’s a large open hall with tiered seating at the sides and rear holding a maximum of 17,000 […]
Four good restaurants you absolutely have to book before going to Lyon for the Festival of Lights. From “bouchon 2.0 to traditional lyonnais cuisine. Follow the guide.
Craving Mexican food in Lyon? Follow me.
Rachel and Anna took part to this multisport raid for women and a charitable event that raises money for local causes.
What up Lyon ? is the new English speaking humour event in Lyon at Complexe du Rire Theatre !
Paul Bocuse’s Restaurant, L’Auberge du Pont de Collonges, is the restaurant of internationally recognised master chef Paul Bocuse.