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  • Lyon’s Contemporary Art Biennial starts today

    The thirteenth edition of the Biennial of Contemporary Art will take place from September 10th 2015 to January 3rd 2016. This year, the chosen theme is Moderne Life. The artists participating explore the paradoxes of contemporary culture in different regions of the world, aesthetically and philosophically speaking but also in subjectivity, technology and social formations. Their art reflects the modality

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  • Seven tasty specialties from Lyon

    Did you know Lyon is the world’s capital of gastronomy ? There’s about 1 restaurant for every 294 inhabitants of Lyon (considering there’s about 500 000 inhabitants, that means a great number of restaurants). The Bouchons Lyonnais are the typical restaurants from Lyon which serve local specialties. Many of them are concentrated in the Vieux Lyon (old Lyon). Paul Bocuse, the world

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  • Best Restaurants in Lyon under 20 euros

      L’Epicerie If you are looking for a typical charming French restaurant, this is the place you’ll want to eat at. L’épicerie is famous for its delicious Tartines (huge slice of bread with different toppings),its homemade desserts and its really cute 1950’s atmosphere. You’ll love the red and white checked tablecloths, the antique furniture and the hundreds of retro objects

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  • Slo living hostel now organizes free Lyon Walking Tours !

    Slo living hostel now organizes free Lyon Walking Tours ! Since the beginning of June 2015, Slo Living Hostel started offering Lyon Walking Tours for our guests. Ludmilla, our new event manager takes the participants on a 3 hour tour to discover three different neighborhoods of Lyon which they might not otherwise have the opportunity to visit. Tour 1 :

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    Vincent Moon : Une petit planète dans les étoiles

    Réalisateur principal des Concerts à Emporter de La Blogothèque de 2006 à 2009, il a depuis, multiplié les projets à travers le monde avec sa caméra et son sac à dos. Vincent Moon est un cinéaste, ethnomusicologue, conteur d’histoires, investigateur de traditions, témoins de notre temps et fondateur du label Collection Petites Planètes. Il réponds à quelque questions sur ses expériences de voyage, son futur projet

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  • Urban Escapade in Lyon Part.1

    You’re in Lyon and you want to see the best urban spots in the city. This post is for you. I give you some addresses if you’re looking for a good burger, listen good records or chill in good places. Hope it will help ! 1. SUMMER STORE Let’s start with the « Summer ». A concept store located in downtown Lyon, in the 2nd

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