Alexandre Beretta is a French-Irish international mural painter and street artist living in Lyon. For him, Lyon is a place to chill out and find inspiration while connecting with people from all over the world.
Our contributor Hilary Rowland (CEO of Urbanette and fellow magazine writer) tells us why she loves Lyon even more than she loves a €1 baguette.
Many secret gardens are sprinkled through Lyon for any kind of circumstances. Well, do not look further than these two wine bars if you are looking for a peaceful time with friends.
On Thursday 25 th of January, This Is Lyon invited its readers and members of the English-speaking community to a special one-off symphonic concert at the Lyon Auditorium
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.
So, arriving in Lyon for studying or working…., you would like to get a bicycle but not spend too much money. There are numerous options available to you depending on the season and the time you are willing to dedicate in looking for your new 2 wheels. Bike second hand market in Lyon Spring […]
Vegetarian food and restaurants in Lyon If food is quite important in France, Lyon find a real glory about its traditional dishes and when you are talking about traditions it’s becoming hard to argue nicely. When you are becoming a vegetarian when you’re French it can be hard but at least you […]
Every week, This Is Lyon interviews a member of the English speaking community. Marie Connelly has just arrived in town and already enjoy it.
Great pictures and videos of Lyon Festival of Lights 2017.
Anna Goodfellow tells us about her night with food network Eattiz where she tried Brazilian cuisine in Lyon.
It’s a feast for the eyes and runs from the 7th to the 10th of December at various locations around the centre of Lyon. The Lyon’s Fête des Lumières by a veteran spectator As a 10 year veteran spectator of this dazzling event I predict that the best days to beat the crowds will […]
Our contributor Valerio visited two exhibitions about Lyon during the so-called Great War.
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
Everything I got up to during a year abroad in beautiful Lyon, France. Most days I can’t believe it really happened. By Jenna Careri.
Never traveled outside or want to explore Lyon surroundings further? Our contributor Natalja takes you on a little tour around Lyon…
Our contributor Valerio was introduced to the tasting and discovery of Scotch with the Lyon Whisky Club.
Rhône-Alpes delegation of the French Translators’ Society chose to celebrate International Translation Day by participating in the 10km Run In Lyon.
Valerio from Germany found a job in Lyon in 4 weeks. A story about high printing costs and cheap metro subscriptions.
How to survive into the healthcare administrative jungle when you’re a foreigner in Lyon?
Lyon’s attachment to gastronomy and Italian food is well known. Find here my best pizzas places of Lyon
Our American contributor Jenna reveals her favorite food finds in the 7th arrondissement of Lyon.
In the forgotton hub that is Vaulx-en-Velin, an Average Individual steps into Miniworld
Our American contributor Lindsay tells how it feels to watch a natural disaster at home from abroad : wild fire in Orgeon, USA, this September.
Our American contributor Jenna tells us how to stay under the weight limit when moving away from Lyon
Your mom is coming to Lyon for a visit? So what’s the sightseeing plan? Here is an easy guide to impress your mom with Lyon in one day, and save some precious time for shopping and catch up…
Our contributor Dominique attended the Original hip hop festival last weekend in Lyon. He came back with good pictures.
Every week, This Is Lyon interviews a member of the English speaking community. Here is Kendrick Lynn, coach at LOU Rugby.
“Lyon is a beautiful city with great energy” First a short sentence to introduce yourself with your name, age, familiy, country of origin, job, centres of interest Hi; My name is Rémy Kaprielan. I’m 39 years old. Happily married and father of two. I was born in France. My mom is American and my father’s […]
Finding a satisfying lunch, or coffee, on a budget can be tricky when you’re new in Lyon. Here are a few tips from our English contributor Grace.
Our contributor Dominique Bissai presents his selection of Hip-Hop artists from Lyon for the occasion of the rap Original Festival.