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Lyon Lites

Never annoy a physiotherapist

October 31, 2011 by Lyonlottie

So, as well as a bucket load of painkillers for my poorly back, the Dr also prescribed sessions with the physio. Being me, I asked around for recommendations, ignored them… Read more…

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October 21, 2011 by Lyonlottie

When you have been given a whole heap of drugs for a sore back, including one to be taken 1st thing in the morning and one to be taken last… Read more…

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Extreme Pavements

October 20, 2011 by Lyonlottie

The Montée de la Grande Côte does what it says on the tin and leads you in a rather straight and steep route up the side of the hill to… Read more…

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The Braderie

September 14, 2011 by Lyonlottie

When wandering uphill on Saturday to meet a friend, the Place de la Croix Rousse came into view-  as well as not just one but two churros vans. My heart… Read more…

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Le bus change

September 6, 2011 by Lyonlottie

Anyone living in Lyon will have noticed the signs that have been up since the beginning of the summer informing us that on the 29th Aug the bus routes are… Read more…

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Feeling hot, hot, hot!

August 24, 2011 by Lyonlottie

It has been hot in Lyon ever since I got back from my holiday and I have not been able to much more than moan about how hot it is… Read more…

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Parlez-vous espanaise?

August 23, 2011 by Lyonlottie

Whenever I go abroad my brain registers that I need to go into foreign language mode and due to a 6 month stint of working in Madrid when I was… Read more…

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Never thought I’d say this but…..

July 28, 2011 by Lyonlottie

… there are times when I do miss France!   At the moment I am on holiday in Central America and to get here meant transiting through the USA. I… Read more…

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The day before la Fête Nationale

July 14, 2011 by Lyonlottie

Now I know it had been a tough day at the crèche: – it had been raining, so couldn’t get the children outside – a leaving party, where all the… Read more…

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Back to Bac

July 12, 2011 by Lyonlottie

The Baccalauréat results were out last Tuesday, commonly know as le Bac, and taken at the end of the Lycée, they are actually university entrance exams. I learnt a lot… Read more…

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