60-Second Gallery: Fonts Around Lyon

60-Second Gallery: Fonts Around Lyon

Lyon is a city that wears its artistic identity on its sleeve. There is so much to appreciate and take in in France’s third most populous city, but one thing that really stands out it its signage and fonts. In a place where old meets new, where the old town rubs shoulders with the slowly gentrifying Croix-Rousse in the shadow of Fourvière, a district characterised by Roman and Catholic influences, the diversity of signage, design and fonts is enough to keep anyone with an atom of creativity in their souls busy for days. Long live Lyon and it’s beautiful fonts.

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Hostel Review – Away Hostel and Coffee Shop, Lyon

Hostel Review – Away Hostel and Coffee Shop, Lyon

During an October 2016 trip to Lyon, we stayed at Away Hostel and Coffee Shop. Hostel review – Away Hostel and Coffee Shop, Lyon Away has been been open for four months, so everything was extra new and clean, well-modernised and designed with travellers’ practicalities in mind. Safety and Noise Despite being located on a corner next to a park and the Croix-Paquet subway, we were never kept awake by noise. Maybe our packed-out days exploring, cycling, tackling hills had something to do with that! But the hostel windows are shuttered and free ear plugs are provided at reception. Nearby

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