Hotel Carlton Lyon
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- Minbar in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Breakfast Available
- Reduced mobility rooms
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Woke up to a bfast of croissants and breads which we hardly ate but could not believe ! The parents helped us to plan our day and we set off to find a wine tasting. We were lucky to find one at midday which let us come in and try some Lovely wines We only bought two ...
... finally got around to having that real French lunch. Lyon is food capit all of fdance after all, so we had to indulge. I had a dish called Quenelle, which is really hard to describe.Essentially it is a soft, spongy dumpling type thing in a creamy lobster/fish sauce. So so good! And creme brule for dessert was icing in the cake. With our bellies full we went to Fourviere, which is there cathedral on top of another giant hill (but we took ...
... That was to show you what the mustard seeds go through during the production process but we had no warning so is was pretty funny when it happened to you (and to watch others experience it). We then went down to the museum and got to taste some of the mustards. They made so many different mustards there including ones with peppers, wasabi, raspberries, grapes, curry and much more. I'm not a huge mustard fan but it was fascinating trying all the ...
... and what we should see in Lyon. Lyon claims to be the gastronomic capital of France with a lavish selection of strongly rich pork driven dishes and delicacies to savour. The city has been a commercial, industrial and banking powerhouse for over 500 years so was sure to offer us young Aussies lots to see and do. Lyon is a very bike friendly city with cycle paths criss crossing everywhere. They also have a great bike sharing setup with the first ...
... being super expensive puts a limit on consummation anyway though so all you worriers, don't worry- I'm not going crazy! The next day I did a tour that the university offered for free. We got to see some of the apartments in Vieux Lyon that are from the Middle Ages and renaissance times!! People still live there but obviously there's lots of problems with them. They talked about how there's little curved channels in the middle of the stone walkways because people would dump ...