Lyon is full of lovely little shops run by talented designers and artists hoping to sell their unique wares at a fair price
The three-viewpoint ascent of La Bastille (big hill), Mont Jalla (about 600 m), and Mont Rachais (about 1000 m) is one pretty-much continuous climb suited to shorter, colder day
A relatively sporty day hike without too much transportation hassle
Tips for low-key hikers
Highlights from a day in Chambery, France.
On a clear blue-and-yellow morning, there are few things more satisfying than a stroll through the art, book, and food markets along the Saône in Lyon.
Hostels are great places to meet people. They’re also great places to meet a$$holes.
Hundreds of covered alleyways called traboules burrow through Lyon’s older neighborhoods and harbor relics from across the centuries.
Ever wonder what lives in the Saône? Holy f#$k, THIS does. Honestly, I was kind of rooting for the sea monster. It put up a valiant fight.
Bus rides are terrible. Minimize the torture with this seat choice guide.