Exploring Le Vieux Lyon

Door & flowersSaturday, everyone in my study abroad group met up again, this time to see the Vieux Lyon.

That’s me on the left in the dress.la groupe

One thing we did was climb approximately one million stairs (we’re good at that by now) to enjoy the view near the Basilisque.view

There was, happily, ice cream involved. It has been really hot here lately and it’s difficult to get used to no AC!

Big deal, though. I can live with it.ice cream« Je voudrais un pot double à emporter avec du poire et du rose »  

Pear & rose ice cream. Refreshing.

hotel signIsn’t this the prettiest city view? Plus, just as I took the picture, that awesome bird swooped into view.lamp and vue cathThis will have to be a mainly-pictures post, because a big part of the day was spent visiting several of the “secret passages” that the Italian silk traders established to…. well, all I really remember right now is that they were a welcome respite from the heat. Here’s hoping my professor doesn’t read this. 😉

I was listening, I swear.

Until the next,

J

Advertisements

One thought on “Exploring Le Vieux Lyon

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s