Monday, 3 April 2017

France - Lyon & The Rhone Valley (Chapter) Lonely Planet

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France - Lyon & The Rhone Valley

At the crossroads of central Europe and the Atlantic, the Rhineland and the Mediterranean, grand old Lyon is France’s third-largest metropolis and its gastronomic capital. Beaujolais produces illustrious wines, while the Rhône forges past the centuries-old Côtes du Rhône vineyards.

delve into Lyon’s hidden labyrinth of traboules (secret passageways) and sample Lyonnais specialities in a bouchon (bistro)

tour the vine-ribboned hills of the peaceful Beaujolais winegrowing region

see dramatic Gallo-Roman ruins, including a perfectly preserved Corinthian-columned temple, in Vienne

Coverage includes: Best Places to Sleep, Lyon, North of Lyon, Beaujolais, La Dombes, South of Lyon, Vienne, Valence, Gorges de l’Ardèche, When to Go.

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