Lyon sparkles for the Festival of Lights 2016
After the 2015 Festival, which was particularly marked by a tribute to the victims of the November 13th terrorist attacks, the Festival of Lights of Lyon, one of the city’s iconic events, is back in full force this year. The town and its key locations will be illuminated with a new selection of original installations, for the pleasure of all; local and international visitors alike.En savoir +
Lyon around the world
Since early autumn, Lyon has been going international to attract investors and companies, key tourism players and influencers. From Australia to Russia and Japan, Lyon has been promoting its advantages, nonstop. Let's take a look back at an especially impactful few months.En savoir +
Lyon promotes itself in Japan
From 1 to 8 October, a Lyon delegation led by Gérard Collomb travelled throughout Japan on a mission to promote the city. On the agenda: a series of summit meetings in the business, high-tech, academic, tourism and gastronomy spheres in the cities of Tokyo, Osaka, Yokohama, Kyoto and Sendai.En savoir +
MOBILITY: NAVLY, A WORLD FIRST IN LYON!
From 5 September 2016, Lyon’s residents and visitors will be able to benefit from the free, autonomous and driverless electric shuttle service, Navly.En savoir +
LYON VOTED EUROPE'S LEADING CITY BREAK DESTINATION AT THE WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS
At the World Travel Awards ceremony held last night in Sardinia, Lyon won the Oscar for ‘Europe's Leading City Break Destination’ in the face of competition from cities such as Athens, Dublin and Lisbon.En savoir +
HONG KONG ILLUMINATED: EXPORTING LYON'S FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS!
From 18 - 20 November 2016, the city of Hong Kong will launch the HONG KONG FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS, an event which was inspired by Lyon’s very own festival! What a fabulous way to promote Lyon’s expertise on an international scale.En savoir +