Comfort Suites Lyon Est Eurexpo
17 Rue de la Cordiere
Phone: (33) 811 030435
Fax: (33) 478 206858
KWA, located close to the city of Lyon, has dared to try the business of hiring canoes and it works! KWA also stocks canoing related branded clothing, thermal wear, gloves, sports gear, caps, track suits, accessories and the like. They also organize rafting, kayaking and canoing weekends, as well as discovery trips around Old Lyon in a kayak. Sport enthusiasts will love the experience!
The cleverly named Accord Chouette hides a very special accordion store. Whether you are a beginner or an advanced player, you'll find everything you need in there. They sell new and second-hand accordions from famous Italian brands like Cavagnolo, Accordiola, Piermaria, Fratelli Croso or Pigini. If your accordion needs some repair, bring it in to the highly professional team. They also offer renting services.
Are you curious about yourself? The universe? Strange phenomena? If metaphysics, astrology and magic are your main fields of interest, Librairie Shambhalla is a great stop. Besides masterpieces of human sciences and mystic, you'll also find rare esoteric books. If you are more interested in personal development and coaching, they also have practical guides about psychology, art of living and oriental art. Besides books, various products like incense, diet supplement and herbal medicine will help you feel good inside. The book-store is also a member of an association organizing lectures and seminars on various topics helping you further achieve your quest.
The Tour Oxygène is the latest big architectural achievement in Lyon and one the city is really proud of! With its clear and glassy look, the tower is designed to become a landmark of modernity and Lyon's ambition to become one of the most dynamic European metropolitan areas. The Tour Oxygène is home to office space as well as a shopping mall directly linked to the already existing Part-Dieu one. This brand new shopping area, already host to the most famous brands and stores, has been designed with a combination of light shows, quiet music, water fountains and general relaxed atmosphere to make the shopping experience as enjoyable as possible!
Glénat, located at the Centre Commercial de la Part Dieu, is not only a publisher but also a bookstore specializing in comics. You will find all the kinds of comics you are searching for: Japanese Mangas, fantasy, thriller or humorous, and children's comics. Besides your favorite albums, you can also find magazines, professional press and a large selection of limited edition books. Because all comics are classified by themes and publishers, it makes it easier to dig out the much-expected new release. You can also find your heroes in derivate products like posters, engravings, T-shirts or figurines. Comic lovers, indulge!
Like its larger, more generalist sister Fnac, FNAC Junior is, as its name indicates, the temple of culture dedicated to children. It offers mainly board games and books for all ages, from the very young to the oldest and broadly speaking its concept is to provide anything connected with children from playing to learning. The choice is particularly impressive and this is undoubtedly the main asset of the shop in comparison with many other bookshops whose children's department is not always up to scratch. Nevertheless, nothing better than a good toy lending library or a good toy shop to find that unique teddy bear or a traditional trainset.
Au Comptoir du Goût is a typical French Charcuterie boutique where you can find various kinds of cooked meats. Their home-cooked ham will enchant you as well as their pâtés and Andouillette sausages. You can even unearth some delicacies from famous caterers like Hédiard and Fauchon.
The modern, high tech Centre Commercial de la Part-Dieu is a gigantic shopping center where you will find absolutely everything you need or a good place to hang around. From clothing to accessories, from shoes to leather goods or beauty products, women, men and kids can be fully attired from head to toe. Besides individual stores, you will also find a huge departmental store, Galeries Lafayette. Home furnishing or decorating stores are located in the mall as well as bookstores, music stores, sporting goods stores, toy stores or computer stores. In addition to the Carrefour supermarket, you can go to specialty stores like caterers, butchers, bakeries and shop for delicacies like chocolate, ice cream, teas and coffees. For your entertainment, a huge cinema has been built in the mall at the same time as restaurants, bars and a bowling. The free parking lot has around 4200 places available.
At Nocibé, the staff is highly qualified to provide any information you may need on perfumes and cosmetics. You will find all the brands you usually find at Nocibé: Chanel, Dior, Yves Saint-Laurent, Gucci, Shiseido, Lancôme or Biotherm. You can try the products in the store or ask for a sample. The great selection of products and accessories made this place famous for beauty products addicts.
Whether you are an expert or a beginner in arts and crafts, you'll find everything you need to develop your creative skills at Loisirs et Création. They sell all the required accessories for painting, drawing, sculpture, pottery or embroidering. If you are searching for technical manuals, you'll also find them here and if you are searching for teaching lessons, ask the salesclerks for the closest school in your area.
La Gryffe is a bookstore where you can find books and related material on avant-garde politics. You will find writings, essays, posters, documents and magazines related to the great protest movements: working-class, anarchist, liberal, ecologist or feminist. La Gryffe offers, among other things, a complete range of books describing the fights of workers and the defense of minorities. Besides being a well-furnished bookstore, La Gryffe is a political tool to reach the French Libertarian target of audience. They publish a magazine every trimester. Check website for more details.
The district of la Guillotière is very lively and eclectic much like Belleville in Paris. Turkish restaurants exist alongside Chinese restaurants and African hairdressers. Lyon Exotique is a shop which contributes to the unique atmosphere of this district. Here, you will find fruit and vegetables, spices' used in African, Asian and West Indian cooking, but also wax fabrics made in Holland, beauty products, decorative objects - a real little market where you can have a really good browse!