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Lyon Map, France

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Lyon Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Lyon with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Lyon useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Lyon!

Lyon Travel Guide

short trip Lyon 2006Like most French cities, Lyon is a composite of neighborhoods. The Northernmost Croix-Rousse, or 'the hill that works', is a lovely neighborhood that grew around the historical silk and lace workshops. Vieux Lyon, the medieval city, is on the west bank of the Saine,beneath Fourviere hill. Across the bridge is the presqu'iele. On the presqu'ile you will find the Place Bellecour, one of the largest squares in Europe and... read more
 

Lyon Nightlife

roman artillery, the so called ballistaThe Ecole Suisse de Langue (the language school) produces a weekly bulletin which lists activities and cultural events happening in the next seven days.  It includes events to suit every taste and budget so visitors to Lyon will never suffer from lack of entertainment in the evening.  Whether you like to eat, drink, dance, or have relaxing conversation with friends, Lyon has no shortage of venues to provide for your... read more
 

Lyon History

Breakfast at the river rhoneThe French Revolution left Lyon somewhat The 19th century saw the development of the silk industry in Lyon. Several foreign banks opened branches in Lyon, and Lyonese banks were created from scratch. The industrial revolution boosted considerably the city’s economy, and by the 20th century, Lyon became on the most prominent cities in France. After World War II, Lyon’s infrastructure helped it to gain a European... read more
 

Lyon Sightseeing

roman armysigns•The Decorative Arts Museum in Lyon was founded in 1925 in what was previously the Lacroix-Laval Mansion.  It houses a large selection of intricate furniture and woodwork, ceramics and china, and an impressive collection of Renaissance Italian majolica.  The Museum also displays a collection of unusual straw-inlay work. read more
 

Things about Lyon you may be interested in

 
 
  • Musee Historique des Tissus
    Rue de la Charite
     
  • Basilique Saint-Martin-d'Ainay
    7-11 Rue de Jarente, 69002 Lyon, France
     
  • Hotel de Ville
    2 Rue Joseph Serlin, 69001 Lyon, France
     
  • Cathedrale Saint-Jean
    Quai Romain-Rolland
     
  • Roman museum
    17 rue Cleberg, Lyon 69005, Frankreich
     
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