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My Little Facts Sheet about Lyon
My Little Facts Sheet about Lyon:

Region: Rhone-Alpes
District: Lyon
Area code : 69123
Zip code :69000
Nearby cities: Grenoble, Saint Etienne
Motto: Avant, avant, Lion le melhor.
Subdivisions: 9 arrondissements
Area: 47.87 km2
Urban area Population 2.2 million
Main sites: The old city (UNESCO world heritage site), Notre Dame de Fourvière, St. John’s Cathedral, the Musée des Beaux Arts, the Roman theatre.
Nearby attractions: Beaujolais and Côtes du Rhone vineyards, Vienne, the mediaeval city of Pérouges – and within just over an hour’s drive, the Alps.
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