Hotel Athena Part Dieu
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The ship arrived in Lyon after lunch; we boarded a bus and toured around with a stop at one of the last family-owned silk scarf manufacturers. That was really impressive, and I don't even go for silk scarves! They use ~20-40 'screens' per design, they mix the paint with arabic gum so it's thick enough to stick to the silk but still thin enough to spread. They staple the silk to the workbench, which is long enough for, um, 6-8 scarves to be ...
... world citizens. Our immediate circle of acquaintances come from the great cities... New York, London, Milan, Auckland, Paris, Singapore, Toronto... and we are all gushing about the place. OK. This is going to be a really long post if I go through everything that is appealing about Lyon so I will limit myself to the obvious... it is heart-stoppingly beautiful. It has ...
We decided that we would only do one activity today given that we were travelling to Barcelona and wanted to not be rushed. Our choice was the Musee d'Imprimerie (printing) where the exhibits include descriptions in English. As well as going through the history of changes in the mechanics of printing, it also looked at the societal implications of those changes. It's no wonder that the institutions in power at the time so opposed the Gutenberg press.
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... all 8 of us were going to get a go, but we didn’t have enough time. We got to pat the dog and then were talked to about the work the dog trainer does. We were on a tight schedule so we all hurried to catch the gondola down and then the bus. Mael’s dad drove the people who had to catch buses at be back sooner than they could walk back. Unfortunately it was me and Rebecca who didn’t need to catch buses and there wasn’t enough room for us all in ...
So we did find an awesome hot chocolate place near by of course. With cream on top it made the best hot choc I have ever had. With a few hours to spare before meeting our lyon city greeter for a tour of lyon we decided to hit up lyon's massive shopping mall for a spot more shopping. We hardly even made a dint. Then we meet camille our tour guide. The girls instantly liked her, as she suggested we go for a drink, which was a good plan on ...