|Lyon along the river Rhone has a very long history
of being a city of trade in the middle of a very diverse
agricultural region. The result is world famous gasttronomy
as well a producing some of the great people history has
seen. For instance the Lumiere brothers, the first to invent
the technique of making a movie, came from Lyon.
the river Rhone in Lyon in February 2011 in the evening sun.
If you cross the bridges here towards the peninsula you will
find yourself in the heart of the city center. But from here
further towards the plain you will get into a less safe
neighbourhood of the city.