Short trip in Lyon, France
It was a really interesting trip to Lyon. Several reenactment groups have been hired for showing the visitors of the museum of ancient rome the live of an roman soldier and the gauls. More than hundred people were disguised as soldiers and Gauls, useing costumes, that were as clos as possible to the history.
On the three days of the stay we also showed some fights, romans against gauls, always useing the way of fighting archaeology and literature teaches us. The people were really curious about that and liked it. Also for us it was interesting, because after museum was closed, we kept onto live history. I would do that again, if the groups that participate are historically correct.
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1. Jun 8, 2006 Short trip in Lyon (Lyon) ( 18)
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The Albion Bar This bar is situated in Lyon’s Rue Ste-Catherine. It is an English bar and serves a wide selection of drinks and cocktails. Most nights there is jazz or blues music to listen to, or, if sports is y our thing, then you can watch major events on one of two big screen televisions. Le First Tendency This is Lyon’s main nightclub with a capacity for 600 people and plenty of room for dancing. It is decorated in traditional Lyon style and is popular among locals and tourists alike. This club is situated on Place Jules Ferry, 69006 Lyon. La Voile - Ice Club This night club in Lyon’s Quai Marechal Joffre... Read more »
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A couple of days in Lyon - Apr 1, 2009, by Wazling
Nice city with some good restaurants where you can taste the real french high quality food. Also cultural the town can offer you something, including a good archaeological museum, with a large part of an preserved roman city, for those who... Read more »
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