Any sunny day can lead to cycling excursions in the green suburbs of Lyon.
This apartment in Lyon is ideally situated between Part Dieu area and Parc de la Tête d’Or
House Description – 388.500 EUR Lovely 3 bedroom semi-detached house with sunny garden in Villeurbanne, close to Bel Air tram station that takes you to Part Dieu within 10 minutes. Renovated, bright property in a quiet, residential area consisting of 3 bedrooms (one with air-con), bathroom, lounge, dining room, kitchen, utility room/office that could be made into another […]
Find the information for the coolest events in Lyon this June 2019.
Bright, South, East and West facing 1920s house on 3 levels
Beautiful renovated house for sale in Lyon 8th with pool, garden and garage, close to metro.
Take part in dance initiations this summer free of charge. Choose from a wide array of genres.
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 […]
Our American contributor Kelsey has made friend with her friend local baker in Lyon and has conversation about pastries, language….
Never traveled outside or want to explore Lyon surroundings further? Our contributor Natalja takes you on a little tour around Lyon…
A large and mostly wooded natural park. History Following the construction of a dam on the Rhone River about 150 years ago, the area occupied by the park was used as a reservoir to supply drinking water to the city of Lyon for almost 100 years. In 2002 it officially became a […]
Slightly smaller during the week, the food market of St Antoine is reaching full capacity on weekends. This is one of Lyon’s most popular outdoor markets.
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.
Two professional tennis tournaments played on clay courts take place in Lyon in 2018.
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 […]
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.
Ask a local—these are the unmissable events in Lyon for March 2020. One thing’s for sure, this list will keep you busy.
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.
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 […]
Capture the classic spirit of life in France by riding around on a vintage 1960’s moped in true style. It’s the ultimate way to discover Lyon’s streets and neighbourhoods with the wind in your hair and without wearing your shoes out.
Our Australian contributor Celeste gives her good ideas for a perfect lazy afternoon when Lyon steps into Spring.
A few miles away from Lyon, the Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage is the perfect place for families in the summer.
Lyon City Boat offers wonderful sightseeing and lunch or dinner cruises along the Rhone and Saone. From a simple one hour sightseeing trip to a relaxing 5 hour gourmet lunch journey, see the city from a different angle as you drift past the magnificent urban landscape on a guided tour.
The most prominent Lyonnais, all on one wall.
March 2018 in Lyon is All About Food, Fairs, and Skyscrapers
Why Lyonnais love Lyon: Here we share our favourite things about the city we call home