Tag: lyon

  • Awesome Albums: #02. LYON by Polka-

    written by Kwyn Kenaz Aquino on 2015-05-19 in #world #lifestyle
    Awesome Albums: #02. LYON by Polka-

    One Lomographer followed the people of Lyon from sunlit streets to shadow-lined alleys.

  • Vieux Lyon

    written by anglemort on 2008-08-11 in #world #locations
    Vieux Lyon

    Vieux Lyon was named a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1998. The Vieux Lyon quarter spreads across the Fourvière hillside and is organized around three religious monuments: Saint Jean cathedral, the splendid medieval church of Saint Paul and the Saint George's church. The Vieux Lyon quarter covers 30 ha (74 acres), including 500 buildings dating back to the middle ages, 3000 housing units and 7000 residents.

  • Basilique Notre-Dame-de-Fourvière

    written by anglemort on 2008-08-11 in #world #locations
    Basilique Notre-Dame-de-Fourvière

    First, don’t be afraid by different names: “Basilique Notre-Dame de Fourvière” “Fourvière Basilica” “Notre-Dame Basilica” “Basilica of Our Lady of Fourvière”: This is the same austere building. But, like the Christ in Rio or the Tibidabo in Barcelona it’s the perfect place for an incredible panoramic view of the city.

  • La boutique DATTA in Lyon

    written by lomographyparis on 2013-08-19 in #world #locations
    La boutique DATTA in Lyon

    Come and discover this amazing concept store in Lyon! In this half showroom, half bookshop, you'll find art books and magazines, designer jewellery, stationary and goodies, and your favourite Lomography cameras!

  • Parc de la tête d’Or (Lyon)

    written by anglemort on 2008-08-11 in #world #locations
    Parc de la tête d’Or (Lyon)

    The Tête d’Or park is a place where many people go to run for loose weight and finally sleep on the grass. But it’s the perfect place for a birthday party with friends, or a romantic walk!

  • Les Théâtres Romains (Lyon)

    written by anglemort on 2008-08-11 in #world #locations
    Les Théâtres Romains (Lyon)

    Lyon was called Lugdunum and was the capital of Gaul (former France). The 2000 years old building left by the Romans is the memory of the city.