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The Vieux Lyon is the largest Renaissance district of Lyon. In 1954 it became the first site in France to be protected under the Malraux law to protect France's cultural sites. Covering an area of 424 hectares at the foot of the Fourviere Hill, it is one of Europe's most extensive Renaissance neighborhoods.

from The Blonde Abroad

6 Reasons to Visit Lyon, France

When it comes to tourism in France, Paris sure does dominate the headlines. Paris is charming and magical, but this doesn’t mean other French cities should be overlooked! One place in France that has endless opportunities to offer is Lyon. Around the city you can find a Roman amphitheater, medieval and Renaissance architecture in Vieux Lyon, and the modern, redeveloped Confluence district on the Presqu’île peninsula between the two rivers that run through town #Lyon

from Ma Nouvelle Mode

Top 10 places to see in France

Lyon green transport corridor - isn't this just beautiful? Imagine if our Gautrain lines looked like this instead of all the fugly concrete... wow.

Lyon, France (by Yoann Lambert) This is a very lively city full of students and travelers, a not so traditional as, say, Paris or Nice, must-visit in #France!

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Lyon, France...a very cool place to visit. Less pretentious than Paris, but still very beautiful and with delicious food

from the Guardian

Top 10 things to do in Lyon

10 Things to do in Lyon, France. Lyon's share ... a traditional Lyonnaise bouchon. Photograph: Jon Hicks/Corbis