Lyon Café Comptoir Abel Road Trip
Explore: Travel in ProvenceOur House in ProvenceRoad Trips South of France

A night in Lyon and unforgetable dinner at Cafe Comptoir Abel

Contributor blog post by Michel: As we plan trips to the South of France, I look for good fares from San Francisco to Geneva, Paris, Lyon, Marseille, and Nice. Recently, it seems Geneva and Lyon have offered the best fares on our favorite airline. The first couple of times we flew …

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Road Trip Lyon Rhone River
Carolyne Kauser-AbbottExplore: Travel in ProvenceRoad Trips South of France

Provence Getaway: Why take a Road (Train or Boat) Trip to Lyon

One could say that Lyon is at the intersections of France. After Paris and Marseille, Lyon is France’s third largest city. Located almost in the centre of the country, the drive from Marseille to takes a little over 3 hours and 4.5 from Paris. However, on the train (TGV), from …

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Lyon road trip @CuriousProvence
Ashley TinkerExplore: Travel in ProvenceRoad Trips South of France

Impressions, Facts and Things to do in Lyon (other than eat)

Contributor blog post by Ashley Tinker: So we’re currently lying on the couch holding our bellies after we have been testing their limits all weekend in France’s gastronomic capital. Lyon is a city full of surprises and delicious specialties. I wasn’t expecting the buildings to be so colourful. As it’s …

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Les Halles de Lyon Paul Bocuse #Lyon @bfblogger2013
Barefoot BloggerExplore: Travel in ProvenceLifestyle: Art & Culture

Les Halles de Lyon Paul Bocuse and New Chausseurs

By Deborah Day Two in Lyon was a rainy day so a perfect time to do some shopping. Not that I need an excuse to shop! First stop was the city market in Lyon , known as “Les Halles de Lyon Paul Bocuse.” The outside of the building is less …

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Bouchon Lyonnais via @bfblogger2013 #Lyon
Barefoot BloggerExplore: Travel in ProvenceTaste: Eat & Drink

Lyon Day One: Hog Heaven

By Deborah It took less than three hours for Mon Fils and I to find a restaurant in Lyon that’s worth writing home about. We arrived by train at five in the afternoon and we were ordering “bouchon lyonnaise” style at the Bouchon de l’Opera by eight. Explore this Post …

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#Lyon View from the bank of the Rhone @bfblogger2013
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Lyon: A Feast For the Eyes

By Deborah Now that you have seen some of the foods that make Lyon one of the world’s great pleasures, here are a few of the sights that make the French city a true world treasure. View from the bank of the Rhone Rubin sculpture in the entrance garden to …

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