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Inside Background
  The neighborhoods of Saint-Jean, Saint-Paul and Saint-Georges form one of the...
Last edited: 19 August 2009
Like Paris without the pretension (well, less of it at least), Lyon may often...
Last edited: 27 November 2012
A key trading post, communications hub and administrative center dating back to...
Last edited: 24 April 2009
Although Lyon is a popular French tourist destination, the number of...
Last edited: 24 August 2006
Travelling in Lyons can sometimes be disorienting, especially if you aren’t...
Last edited: 23 April 2009
Though each season offers something a little different in Lyon, the most...
Last edited: 28 November 2012
France’s silk capital is also the birthplace of cinema. Favorite sons, the...
Last edited: 21 June 2007
Inside Transportation
Drive Conveniently located at the crossroads of Europe, Lyon has excellent air...
Last edited: 26 July 2012
Lyon is more than adequately equipped with public transit. Four underground...
Last edited: 24 July 2012
Inside Things to Do
Vienne is an easy day trip from Lyon. Known primarily for its rich cultural...
Last edited: 05 August 2010
If you want to catch the city at the peak of activity, you may want to plan...
Last edited: 28 November 2012
Lyon boasts an impressive array of parks and playful options. The zoo at the...
Last edited: 29 January 2008
The Musée de la Civilisation Gallo-Romaine (the Museum of Gallo-Roman...
Last edited: 06 July 2006
Lyon is one of France’s youngest cities, with all the fun after dark you would...
Last edited: 24 May 2013
The second city of a country known for its love of the performing arts, Lyon is...
Last edited: 19 August 2009
The main shopping district of Lyon is the Presqu'lle in the second...
Last edited: 23 April 2013
Hire a Vélo'v bike from any of the stands around the city, it costs 1€50 to...
Last edited: 24 September 2013
Beaujolais is only 30 km from Lyon and they call it the little French Toscana...
Last edited: 02 July 2014
Not far outside of Lyon, 30-40 minutes, is beautiful wine country. It is like...
Last edited: 18 March 2010
You might expect  to stay only an hour, thinking this museum would be too...
Last edited: 23 May 2009
No visit to Lyon would be complete without a stroll around the original...
Last edited: 17 December 2012
Inside Dining Scene
If you speak French, this guide, Le petit Paume, is worth a look...
Last edited: 19 May 2006
Proud descendant of 4 generations of female chefs, Guy Lassausaie won the...
Last edited: 07 June 2009
Inside France: For Foreign Visitors
Being part of the Eurozone, France uses the Euro as its currency. The euro is...
Last edited: 09 August 2012
Border crossings France is a member state of the Schengen area (see here) and...
Last edited: 07 January 2012
In case of emergency, call SAMU (medical emergencies): 15 Police emergency: 17...
Last edited: 30 April 2006
Here are some useful phrases to get you started: ENGLISH   FRENCH...
Last edited: 01 July 2014
There are telecartes (phonecards) available at tabacs (tobacco shops) all over...
Last edited: 24 September 2013
In France, you will always find a service charge on your bill, above the line...
Last edited: 20 June 2014
Before you drive in France, ensure that you have a High Visibilty Jacket for...
Last edited: 07 July 2013
For anyone with asthma or allergies, a trip to France in the past would quickly...
Last edited: 18 August 2008
This is the link to " Tripadvisor - Paris - Transportation - Train Travel...
Last edited: 19 June 2014