This peninsula-shaped piece of land looks different from the rest of Lyon with wide boulevards, pedestrian-only streets and grand open squares framed by mansions. Duck into one of the many cafes and bouchons.
69002 Lyon, France
Murals in Lyon are mostly painted in the trompe l'oeil style, which means to fool the eye. It works. The Silk Workers Wall, depicting everyday life on the Croix-Rousse, is the largest mural of its kind in Europe.
Boulevared de la Croix Rousse, 69004 Lyon, France
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