Bordeaux is more open spaced than Lyon, with the river and the docks. Lyon feels more dense. However Lyon has better restaurants (or at least a greater number of good restaurants), and has kept more of its medieval stone buildings than Bordeaux (which has some, just less).
Bien que Lyon soit considéré comme une ville agréable, il fait encore plus bon vivre à Bordeaux. Certes, les différences sont à peine remarquables car ces deux villes sont favorisées par leurs emplacements géographiques : Lyon, entre mer et montagne ; Bordeaux bénéficiant de l’air marin vivifiant.
Which to visit-Bordeaux or Lyon?
Bordeaux or Lyon? If you were to choose to spend 3 or 4 days in either Bordeaux or Lyon, which would you choose? Thanks! Lyon,because of the historical places and the culinary scene.Great Roman Amphitheater and Museum and WWII resistance Museum as well as the river and great restaurant scene. If you are interested in French wine visit Bordeaux.
Should I move to Bordeaux or Lyon?
If you are a ‘winie’, then my may prefer Bordeaux. I thought public transportation in both was good, although Lyon covers a larger area (but then again it is a larger city). If you love rivers, then I think Lyon gets the advantage.
Which city to visit in France-Lyon or Lyons?
If you are interested in French food go to Lyon. I like French food and wine so visited both cities. Lyons has more in the way of museums and cultural attractions. But I enjoyed both cities