"A Well Sited City At The Center of France" Top 5 Page for this destination Lyon by hquittner
Lyon Travel Guide: 565 reviews and 1,343 photos
Our first views of Lyon were of the Place des Jacobins only two short streets from our hotel , the Grand Hotel Concorde. We were headed toward the walking bridge over the Saone River and had reached the Dominicans' fountain. Across the river on the hill on the far side sat the Primatiale St. Jean on the west at the beginning of the Old Town. To the North was the Croix-Rousse where the central part of the city widens between the two rivers.
- Pros:From Roman Remains To A Modern City
- Cons:There Are Too Many Things To See in One Visit
- In a nutshell:We Were Lucky to Have Several Days in Lyon
The finest sculpture in the Musee is out in the garden by Rodin (shown in an earlier Tip). There are others by him... more travel advice
There are a goodly number of paintings at the Fine Arts Gallery in Lyon that come from the 16C and earlier, as well as... more travel advice
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