Le Phenix Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Today was a day filled with lots of traveling to reach Lyon. The first stop was at La Fontainebleau, where a stunning chateau of Napolean was the site of the day. After a delicious cuppachino at a French bistro, the journey continued. After another 2 hours journey we reach Chateau De Cruix in the Boujelais Wine Region. The scenic hills of the vineyards surrounded us as we were given the opportunity to taste some of the award winning wine along with some ...
... After that we got to taste different wines. I ended up purchasing two bottles of wine to bring home with me. Following the wine tasting we went back to the hotel. Once at the hotel I got changed and waited in the lobby for a few friends so we could go out to eat. We ended up eating a french restaurant. Although the restaurant food seemed to have an Italian influence.
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Our guides took us on a bus ride to the Notre-Dame-de-la Fourviere in the city's Old Town (other side of the La Saone river). This is a beautiful church that overlooks Lyon. It is so refreshing to be able to move around without a million tourists, like Paris was. Our guide pointed out some sites, and my family of course gave a great "running ...
France is the size of Texas and Lyon is right in the middle of the country. We have left Burgundy and will be in Provence tomorrow. Lyon is a city but not an "in your face city" like Paris. Sort of the difference between New York City and Boston. We went on a city tour this morning. First we climbed to the top of the hills, by bus, thank goodness. There we saw the cathedral, ...
... culture shocks so far: Everyone in this city is stylish. Everyone. If I wore sweatpants in public I'd stick out just as much as if I wore a chicken suit. Even the men are dressed to a tee and have bags verging on looking like purses. Luckily the "gay or European?" question is already answered for me here. If you guys visit, all the wives will definitely have to pack for grampa and uncle Eddie and dad. Or else we'll be stated down. Also ...