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.
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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 […]
Every week, This Is Lyon interviews a member of the English speaking community. Marie Connelly has just arrived in town and already enjoy it.
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.
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.
Charles Lodge, a British Romanophile, takes to the streets of Lyon and uncovers the eclectic Roman heritage tucked around almost every corner.
French artist Fabrice Jac is back in his hometown of Lyon. Detailed, graphic, torn, sutured… Expectations are running high for the artist’s first solo exhibition in three years.
Where to find good vinyl in Lyon? Our English contributor Simon walked around the 1st arrondissement to dig some cool records.
Our American contributor Lindsey shares her experience marching for science on Earth day in Lyon. Her first protest in France.
How to find the good hospital in Lyon when you don’t speak French ? Our English contributor Emma reports her first time to emergency centre.
Our Australian contributor Celeste gives her good ideas for a perfect lazy afternoon when Lyon steps into Spring.
Our contributor Martin ‘does the bus’ and discovers some of the hidden joys of Lyon’s public transport system
An Average Individual meets a few improbable pétanque players in the Croix Rousse