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... two rivers (Saone and Rhone) though the morning mist rather spoilt things for us. We then visited the old part of the city with many 15th century buildings. Unique to the area are the traboules, which are doored passageways through the ground floor of the blocks leading from street to street, It is said that these allowed the silk to be moved between the looms and the river ...
... to connect with someone who might be driving to or through Paris and leaving on Sunday-Tuesday after Easter. But I had no luck. Not having a cell phone number was actually a big problem, because I couldn't really connect with people quickly enough. There weren't that many people who were going to Paris, and the spots in their cars got snatched up pretty quickly.
So Monday morning came by and I still had ...
... s the rather naff Eiffel Tower lookalike next to it, apparently Lyon's 'me-too' attempt at attracting visitors here. They didn't need to do that IMHO...it's plenty nice a place already. We think Lyon has lots of the benefits of Paris, without....perhaps....dare I say it......few of the drawbacks. Lovely big pedestrianised area, very smart shopping, the ...
On the way back to Nimes from Clermont-Ferrand, I went via Lyon again. It's a major stop on the French TGV super fast train line, so it's the logical place to change trains and get to or from Nimes.
As was often the case, I found myself needing an evening meal on my timetable, which was not the French timetable. I had finally figured out that French restaurants serve the main meal at our lunchtime, and then usually close down entirely by ...
... neutral enough to go with almost anything. The owner practically gave me a jacket - a fitted, short waisted jacket in a lovely, soft, green leather. Feeling pleased at being able to "Europfy" Mat's fashion a little (man scarf and leather jacket - now I just need to find some skinny jeans, and a "man bag" for him, or "murse" as Mat calls it, and the look will be complete), we stopped at a restaurant and enjoyed some warm pâté ...