The Stade de Gerland, Lyon’s historic stadium since 1926 Inaugurated in 1926, the Stade de Gerland is a 35,000-seat sporting venue located in the southern part of Lyon’s 7th arrondissement, more precisely in the neighborhood of Gerland, whose name is taken from. Home of the Olympique Lyonnais for 65 years, starting at the […]
My first “Fêtes des Lumières” in Lyon, back in 2014
Japanese spirituality from the beginning to now.
Forget about the traditional and sometimes boring guided tours. Cybele proposes a series of unconventional walking tours with street plays and tastings.
Discover les Puces du Canal in Villeurbanne aka Lyon’s flea market. A place for vintage lovers, Les Puces du Canal is a paradise for cravers of good deals.
How to start 2018 in Lyon…
Isolation can feel….well, isolating! But, what if it didn’t have to be that way? Martina Buchal offers a different perspective, and a call to action on how we can see this circumstance differently.
A hidden courtyard of seashell art.
Located in the old quarter in Lyon St Jean in a Renaissance building, the Musées Gadagne comprise two truly beautiful museums: the Historical Museum of Lyon and the newly refreshed Museum of Puppetry Art.
This year’s Fête de la Musique will take place across the city on June 21st.
Two professional tennis tournaments played on clay courts take place in Lyon in 2018.
For years I’ve been doing my very best to tempt Americans away from Paris by urging them to give a try to Lyon. Here’s why
Lyon’s riverside park dedicated to sports, family leisure activities, picnics, plants and flowers. Description The park area is situated next to the Stadium of Gerland, former home to Lyon’s football team Olympique Lyonnais and home of LOU Rugby as well as the Palais des Sports, an indoor sporting arena and la Plaine […]
So this time I will not say that much but I will show more…MY TOP 25 REASONS TO CHOOSE LYON OVER PARIS in pictures!
This years prestigious Les Nuits de Fourvière Festival in Lyon’s ancient Gallo-Roman amphitheatre welcomes Beach Boys frontman Brian Wilson.
What to look forward in Lyon this year.
Tickets are still available for these 10 screenings presented by actors, critics and filmmakers.
After works, clubbing, DJs set, festivals… 2019 – May 3rd > May 5th
Lyon is resourceful and there is plenty of things to do if you want to spend some good time.
Discover truffles, raviolis, great wines, beautiful landscapes and other local specialities by visiting Valence, Romans, Tournon-sur-Rhône and Tain l’Hermitage in the Rhone Valley, only one hour from Lyon.
Lyon City Tours present two guided tours of Lyon. One aboard a double decker bus taking in the major sites of Lyon and the second is a small electric tram which takes visitors on a guided tour of La Croix Rousse.
Five museums and exhibitions to discover in Lyon’s museums in December.
My name is Ian Wilkinson, 58 years old from Wigan in northern England. I’m a former teacher of Physical Education and rugby player.
Our American contributor Lindsey shares her experience marching for science on Earth day in Lyon. Her first protest in France.
The 15th edition of La Nuit Européenne des Musées will take place on Saturday, May 18.
Museums in Lyon are organizing many activities for this occasion and open their door freely in the evening.
Here is the program of the event.
Where to swim in Lyon and around Lyon? Here’s a selection of swimming pools, aquatic parks and natural sites to enjoy with friends and families.
“An Irish Pub is a Family“ Liam, thank you very much for meeting with me. Lyon has dozens of Irish Pubs and Irish influenced bars. What makes your pub special? A pub is not just a bar, a pub is a family. If you go to a pub in Southern Ireland, you […]
Vaise’s Acte II theatre to host five night run of classic tragedy, The Duchess of Malfi – in English.
Place Bellecour is the largest pedestrian square in Europe. A landmark to visit in Lyon.
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.
Le Parc de la Tete d’Or: Lyon’s magnificent urban park. History of the park Created in 1857 by the brothers Denis and Eugène Buhler in the same year as New York’s famous Central Park, Le Parc de la Tete d’Or has seen numerous additions since it’s initial creation, including in 1865 the […]