Paint yourself from head-to-toe!
The street art festival will take place from 3rd to 12th May 2019, with live art and workshops.
Transgender and queer festivities for five days in Lyon!
Opened in 2013, Takano’s restaurant in the sixth arrondissement combines simple French dishes with a touch of Japanese ambiance.
Our contributor Martin ‘does the bus’ and discovers some of the hidden joys of Lyon’s public transport system
Place des Célestins makes way for an interactive display this year, Heartbeats (Coups de Coeur) by Franck Pelletier and his collective les Allumeurs.
Buses should start again in September bringing the price to go to the airport as low as 1.90€.
My Lyon in 10 pictures by Henri Granjean We are starting this series off with the photographer Henri Granjean. This Croix-Rousse inhabitant worked as a photographer for the press for a long time, but also for businesses and cultural institutions. He is currently preparing a book and an exhibition of 50 photographs, taken these […]
Our contributor Anatoli enjoyed a Lyon Boat Trip and dining experience commented in English!
Paris-based Irish singer Liv Monaghan is coming to Lyon for the first time to tour her latest album Slow Exhale.
An insight into the displays at the 2018 Lyon Festival of Lights (8-9 December).
The art of improv is taking Lyon by storm.
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 […]
The restaurant of world-class chef Rostaing-Tayard closes this summer.
Dedicated to the performing arts, Les Nuits de Fourvière festival presents around 60 shows during June and July in a Roman Amphitheatre in Lyon.
Fact meets fiction in audio, video, animation, and art.
Paul Bocuse, legendary French chef and undisputed symbol of Lyon gastronomy, passed away this Saturday morning at the age of 91.
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 […]
Chinese filmmaker Wong Kar-Wai is awaited in October for the Lyon Film Festival. He has been set as the recipient of this year’s Prix Lumière.
Hi, I’m Simon, I grew up in Yorkshire, England before embarking on a life of a wandering singing troubadour across lands far and wide before laying my hat in Lyon 10 years ago to write my book “How to almost make a living as a musician”. I’ll be your friendly guide bringing you sound advice […]
Creativity is on the menu at new vegetarian fine dining restaurant in Lyon 1.
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.
The 10th edition of the Lumière festival will be held from Saturday 13th to Sunday 21st of October in Lyon.
What to do in Lyon on Sundays? Check out our article!
A tale of Irish bars and bloody French food.
The MAC and Biennial of Lyon will have a new director.
Lyon was once an international center for silk manufacturing. Today, you can visit Le Musée des Tissus and observe their collection of over two million textiles.
Settling into the city, one game at a time.
Why Lyon is a beer city! I admit – while the title “Lyon is a beer city“ may sound catchy, it is a little exaggerated. France is a wine country, and with the Beaujolais and the Côtes du Rhône not being far, Lyon is more a wine city than anything else. Still, Lyon […]
So how exactly do you ski from Lyon? Here’s a quick rundown of everything you’ll need, where to get it, and what to expect.