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Travel like a Local – Lyon (France)



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5 Places Locals Love in Lyon, not the usual tourist attractions! 

1. Le jardin des Curiosités 

Mostly unheard of by the tourists, this garden is a wonderful place with the most amazing views on Lyon. Whether it is to admire the sunset with your loved one or to enjoy a picnic with friends, you’ll never forget this place

jardin des curiosites

2. Le kitchen café

Let’s keep it short, this restaurant is the best ranked in France according to Yelp. This argument alone should be enough. To be more explicit, the Kitchen Café will give you the best shot at à French cuisine that is creative, generous and so instagram-friendly. 

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3. Le Château Neuf du Peuple 

Here you are, in the best bar à vins to expérience the lyonnaise- atmosphere. Thanks to the owner Mahdi and his incredible smile, you’ll discover exceptional nature wines from the small authentic vineyards around Lyon and the Beaujolais and Rhône Valley

Le Chateu neuf du people

4. Les Halles de Lyon Paul Bocuse 

Do you like food ? No I mean, do you really love food ? Then welcome to the Halles, the one and only place in Lyon where you can eat it all. Want to find regional delicatessens, devour local “mets” or just hear the patrons tell you the story of their products in which they take so much pride, the Halle are a must do in Lyon.

Les Halles de Lyon

5. Le Musée du Cinéma et de la Miniature 

Do you know that the modern cinema was born in Lyon in the XIXth century ? The city is full of places to remember its cinematographic heritage. In this museum you will see costumes, historical decors and hear so many anecdotes about the birth of the cinema worldwide. A cool museum for all the lovers of the 7th art

Musee miniature et cinema

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