the grand hotel dieu of lyon on the rhone

Grand Hôtel Dieu

The former hospital stands guard over Lyon’s Presqu’île, filled with shops, restaurants, offices, and a hotel.

Place Sathonay #FDL2017

Get over your fear of spiders in Place Sathonay (Lyon 1er) with the Spider Circus by the artistic group LAPS.

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.

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

Lyon restaurant: Brasserie des Brotteaux

Brasserie des Brotteaux

Sitting across the street from the equally majestic old train station of Brotteaux, the brasserie is one of the best examples of Art Nouveau in France.

Brasserie Georges, Lyon

Brasserie Georges

Since 1836 Brasserie Georges is serving the finest food in an elegant establishment: a fabulous place to savour the grand history of Lyon and its impeccable cuisine.

Nuits Sonores festival

Lyon’s international electronic music festival. Les Nuits Sonores is an electronic music festival held every year in Lyon during the month of May.

The Transbordeur

The Transbordeur: music and pop culture since 1989 The Transbordeur, nicknamed “Transbo” is one of Lyons premier live music venues featuring the best contemporary international artists from the worlds of rock, hip hop, electronica and more.     Venue History The Transbordeur is housed in an old factory which was originally built as a water […]