Tag Archives: Lyon

48 Hours in Lyon

by Sarah I’m here to give Lyon more buzz.  The city is the France’s second largest but doesn’t get enough love back home.  The food is world renowned, the parks and rivers are plentiful, tourists are minimal and — most … Continue reading

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20 Songs They’re Listening to in France

By Sarah After hearing Lady Gaga and Shakira blaring from every car in Italy, I was thrilled when I found French tunes in homes, streets and radios from Bordeaux to Lyon.  I stayed in five homes and shared car rides … Continue reading

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France Bonus: Cheap Drugs!

While Washington goes in circles over healthcare I’m going to be stocking up on prescription drugs over here in France.  I know people always talk about the low cost of European and Canadian prescription drugs but I didn’t know just … Continue reading

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Budget Alert: The cheapest way to get around France

Trains in France are convenient but “tres cher”.  I wanted to see six different cities during my stay here, so I needed a way to cut down on transportation costs.  My Toulouse couch surfing host told me she always travels … Continue reading

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