French chef Paul Bocuse, Lyon

Chef Paul Bocuse has died at 91

  He died in his house in Collonges at Mont d’ Or, near Lyon, where he was born in 1926 and where his family ran a restaurant for decades on the banks of the Saône. “It is with great sorrow that we inform you of the passing of Paul Bocuse. Our “captain” died on 20 January, at the dawn […]

How to find Accommodation in Lyon, France

How to find accommodation in Lyon?

It’s not very easy to find accommodation in Lyon as a student or an expat because the demand for single or family housing exceeds the availability. So for your flat hunting, here is our housing guide in Lyon with a lot of good addresses and names of real estate agents.

Le concept de This Is Lyon

  This Is Lyon est le premier media consacré à l’actualité au sens large de la métropole de Lyon intégralement rédigé en langue anglaise. Le site, puis sa déclinaison en format papier, s’adresse aux anglophones vivant dans la région de Lyon (entre 80.000 et 100.000 personnes, des étudiants aux expatriés), ainsi qu’aux visiteurs, touristes et congressistes étrangers non francophones (environ 1 […]

The Wallace

Among the growing trend of British and Irish style pubs to arrive in Lyon is the Wallace which opened in 2005. It’s a pretty big place (holds around 200 people) and there are four large TV screens to catch up with the latest sports action including football, rugby, golf, cricket, NFL, Formula 1 and cricket.