L’Olympique Lyonnais are Lyon’s soccer teams, both men and women. It isn’t just watching a game of soccer, it is a full blown experience.
Our contributor Katy participated in her first Beaujolais marathon, a race where you can dress up and drink wine. But where you still have to run.
How to to introduce the city of Lyon to your visiting parents…
Caroline Conner of Lyon Wine Tastings shares with us why you should be celebrating Beaujolais Nouveau Day in Lyon.
Almost 2 million visitors are expected to the city during the Festival of Lights in Lyon, so it’s essential to be organized if you want to make the most out of this time.
Here are a few ideas and recommendations to try if you are wanting to travel down south to Barcelona.
The official French government form for British nationals requesting residency went live on Wednesday, October 9th.
Marathon runner and yoga teacher Nina Coates shares her best stretches.
How to properly navigate Lyonnais nightlife.
In the southern Provence region, Avignon is a small middle ages style town that is perfect for any day trip from Lyon.
Kalpesh Ghaag, a Web developer from Mumbai, tells This is Lyon about his best places to visit in Lyon and where to meander in the city.
Rachel and Anna, two English speakers and proud residents of Lyon, are training for the Raid Amazone, a multisport raid for women and a charitable event that raises money for local causes.
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.
Every month This Is Lyon interviews a member of the English speaking community. Here is Christy from Los Angeles. She organizes food tours for tourists.
For a little luxury, take a boat ride to the green spot of l’île Barbe, in the heart of Lyon for a lazy mid week lunch.
Braving to the hills, electric fat biking in Samoens When Bertrand Morretton first set his eyes on mountain bikers in Les Gets at the age of 13, he decided then and there; ‘ this is for me…’ His mother had taken him on a trip from Lyon to the resort in the heart if […]
Our contributor Anatoli enjoyed a Lyon Boat Trip and dining experience commented in English!
Every month This Is Lyon interviews a member of the English speaking community. Here is Rafia. She’s been teaching Bollywood and Kathak in Lyon.
Our American contributor Kelsey has made friend with her friend local baker in Lyon and has conversation about pastries, language….
Sapori di Casa and Tipico offer ranges from home-made fresh pasta, burrata mozzarella from the south of Italy, mouth-watering charcuterie…
An Average Individual takes a trip to a pub and comes face to face with the tyranny of coupledom
Yin and Yang can improve your running performance. An ultra-trail running yoga teacher explains.
What to do in Lyon on Sundays? Check out our article!
A visit to the The Patchwork Café in Lyon 7, is a great way to combat the winter blues.
Just like when visiting any new place for the first time, especially on a very special occasion such as doing your Master’s abroad, I had my fears — well, anxieties — about the student life in Lyon. Luckily for me, it turned out to be one of the most memorable and, to my surprise, comfortable […]
Our contributor Caroline Connor tells all about her first Fête des Lumières in Lyon.
Located in Lyon 2, near Perrache train station, Le GentleCat is a café that brings together great tea and adorable cats.
Our contributor Debora takes us back in time, when the “Fête des Lumières” was a local event.
Get an inside glance into the real cultural differences that you will experience living in France, and how to survive them!
Vintage clothes are ‘in’- and not just for the fashion savvy and risk-takers.