Comfort Hotel Bourg En Bresse
694A Rue des Vareys
Phone: (33) 4 74141030
Fax: (33) 4 74235371
120 Antiques retailers are gathered in a space of 4000 square metres. Whether you are a professional or an amateur, you cannot miss the third most important antiques market in Europe. At la Cité des Antiquaires, you can buy or sell numerous antiques pieces. You can find furniture dating from the 17th and 18th century, paintings, drawings, sculptures, old toys, craft pieces, carpets, lace, faïence and china, among many other exquisite selections. Check website for additional information.
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!
Those who fear for their health and diet, or are concerned with the environment should go to Nicollet. All cooked or non-cooked meats come from organic farming. You can be assured that you are buying completely safe beef and poultry. The meat sold here comes from animals that are not treated with hormones, only eat organic food, and are raised with respect and good treatment until they reach a certain age. This constant care results in tender and flavorful meats.
Everything for the pregnant or large-size woman can be found at Papillote Future Maman. They have the largest selection of big size clothing. From dresses to pants, from shirts to suits, each piece has been designed to stay feminine and alluring while enceinte. Underwear is specially adapted to soon-to-be and breast-feeding mothers. You can also find your wedding dress at Papillote.
Every golf fan in Lyon comes to this shop at one time or another. This is the case regardless of whether the person is a beginner wanting to buy the minimum amount of equipment to get started, such as a club and some golf balls, or an expert looking for some high quality equipment. In short, all kinds of golf are catered for here-both easy driving ranges as well as 18 holed courses.
At Fromagerie Fauret, you'll find a large selection of great creamy cheeses from Lyons and France farms. The cheeses are aged in the back of the boutique so you can be assured that it will be perfectly aged to your taste, whatever your preference. The creamiest are the Saint-Marcellin or the Reblochon and the strongest the Pont l'Évêque, the Livarot and the Époisses. Ask for some wine advice to further savor the cheeses flavor.
Between 1831 and 1848, the canuts (Lyonnaise fabric weavers) revolted to improve their living and working conditions. In following the evolution of weaving techniques, this museum traces the history and evolution of what has become a Lyonnaise symbol. The exhibition covers the evolution of weaving technique and, of course, the technique of making Jacquard, which allowed them to produce five times more per day. The shop offers a vast selection of squares, scarves, neckerchiefs, ties, 100% natural silk articles—all made in the pure canut tradition. Admission is EUR3.
Whether you are collecting old books or searching for a former release of your favorite book, it's worth digging into the huge pile of old and rare books at Lili's to find the right piece. You will find quaint old books, newer regional and travel literature, as well as humanity essays at Les Livres à Lili. You will also find paperbacks at a very low price.
Librairie Inter-Fun is a great book-store for children who want to catch up with foreign languages early. Besides children's books in both French and English, you will also find simplified versions of German, Spanish, Japanese and Russian literature. If reading is not your child's favourite activity, Inter-Fun has also video-games and board games like scrabble. If your kid is young, get him tissue and image books. For sale or rent, they import DVD in the original language. Teachers can also buy written and oral teaching methods.
Les Halles Paul Bocuse is the site of grand covered market with 60 shops. Discover this temple of gastronomy and regional delicacies. You can find numerous cheeses, a great selection of wines, regional charcuterie as well as the basics like seafood, meat, fruits, vegetables and bread. Sample some fresh oysters and other delicacies while doing your shopping. And the raw stuff is not all that you can get here, there are restaurants, and bars too.
Do you have problems finding clothes that really suit you? Whether you are a little too tall or a little fat, go to Kayak Grandes Tailles, they'll help you find your best outfit. Whatever your style, choose between two different collections: trendy and leisure clothing or classic and business. You will find shirts, sweaters, leather jackets, jeans, suits, ties, swimwear and shoes at very reasonable prices.
Do you dream of sunshine, olive oil, pasta with basil? Don't panic, you will find here everything you need to turn yourself into a perfect Italian cook. If you still don't master the art of cooking, you will also be able to buy products ready to use : pastas of all kinds (fresh or dried), the finest meats, you will have everything to compose the best menus there is. You will also find a choice of coffees. Well, add some imagination, and you will be sure to make your meals a success.