In the southern Provence region, Avignon is a small middle ages style town that is perfect for any day trip from Lyon.
French belongs to those languages that have the reputation to be hard to learn. However, it is possible to learn French quickly. Here are 5 tips to guide you in this big adventure.
With temperatures reaching more than 40°c on the week beginning 24th June 2019, Lyon’s council has an action plan to keep people safe.
ASVEL Féminin just won the first title in their history and it’s something that needs to be celebrated.
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.
The Course du Coeur will return to Lyon on 28th April 2019.
There’s lots to do in Lyon for Chinese New Year, but it is the annual festival at Guillotière that is certainly not to be missed.
The speed limit on Lyon’s ring road will decrease to 70km/h, and TCL prices will be hiked.
Vintage clothes are ‘in’- and not just for the fashion savvy and risk-takers.
Equita, Europe’s biggest equestrian convention, is taking place in Lyon from October 31st to November 4th 2018.
ThisisLyon Shop – Transport guide, travel tips and maps to download for newcomers, tourists, expatriates and students
Talking about my personal experience dancing at Inpulse and why I highly recommend it
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
Step into Japan through photos and artifacts.
An antiheatwave park in Lyon in time for summer
Missing that red-and-white bullseye? We’ve got a France-appropriate solution.
Abdessemed’s exhibit highlights the struggle against injustice.
Get in for free on this one special night.
A French-English education for children 3-10
Security fears are high in advance of the game.
The most prominent Lyonnais, all on one wall.
The market returns to the futuristic Confluence district to celebrate 90s fashion.
A tale of Irish bars and bloody French food.
The yearly increase in TCL prices will be between 10 and 40 cents.
The Lyon MAC unveil the works of two artists and their own acquisitions.
The prices for one of the most expensive shuttles in Europe will increase by 20 cents per one-way ticket.
Every year, the Festival of Lights gives students ‘carte blanche’ to experiment with light. This year, they are grouped together in the gardens of l’ Antiquaille, in the Fourvière district.
Our American contributor Jenna enjoyed the 2016 Fête des Lumières in Lyon despite the crowd. A story about vin chaud, mud, churros, machine guns, music and flames
Our American contributor Jenna reveals her favorite food finds in the 7th arrondissement of 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.