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If you have seen enough of Paris and sunbathed enough in Marseille but haven’t been to Lyon, then you are in for a treat. It seems that France always has something unique and different to offer in every city. Lyon is the third largest city of France. It is a financial hub for France but what sets it apart is the cuisine and gastronomy. It’s rightly dubbed as the food capital of the world due to its wide array of fine dining options all over the city. Lyon has a vibrant and dynamic nightlife unparalleled by others and it has the famous Fete de Lumiers (lights festival) that everyone loves to go to every year.
A short stay in Lyon is the ultimate dream destination for the foodies and food critiques alike. Even a small bakery item from there is divinely crafted by a pastry chef, and it will satisfy your taste buds. But food is not all what Lyon has to offer, there are great shopping options and historical buildings that you can marvel. There are some great deals on apartments in Lyon that you can stay in, even if you think you have missed out on them there will be last minute offers as well.
This neighborhood is popular and known for its thriving nightlife. The nightclubs, restaurants, and designer shopping is why the locals and tourists flock here. France has some of the best restaurants in the world, and within France Lyon’s Presqu’île neighborhood are some of the best restaurants, cafes and bistros. You can imagine how high the standards must be. You can find some great vacation rentals in Lyon if you decide to visit.
This is an area worth visiting and staying in. It is rightfully named as one of UNESCO’s World heritage sites. It is heavily embedded with beautifully architecture buildings from the renaissance. It is a history, art, and architecture class rolled into one when you just take a stroll there. It is a thriving neighbourhood with locals and tourists, making it even more busy and charming.
You can find some good deals in apartments in Lyon near this neighbourhood.
This neighborhood is affectionately known as the “hill that works” because of its silk trade history. This area is located on a hill and can be called a town in its own right. It’s quite a trendy and happening neighborhood with artists roaming about looking for inspiration. There are restaurants, cheese shops, and cafes to satisfy your taste buds in. This is a family friendly place so you can find some great vacation rentals in Lyon if you choose this area.
Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourvière
Parc de la Tête d'Or
Lyon has a generally warm temperate with June-August being the hottest and December-January being the coldest.
So if you are someone who enjoys good food and love to see historical buildings then have a short stay in Lyon. Your taste buds will probably never be the same again, as you will be tasting some of the best cuisine in the world and have set a new yardstick for fine dining and authentic foods.