Lyon is a big city in the east-east-south of France, the capital of Rhône-Alpes region. If you want to travel around, you may contact the Tourist Information Center (Office de Tourisme de Lyon)Main Office: Place Bellecour 69002 Lyon, phone +33 4 72 77 69 69, fax +33 4 78 42 04 32
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If you want to make a stop in Paris before or after the conference please contact the Tourist Information Center (Office de Tourisme de Paris):127 Av des Champs Elysées - 75008 Paris
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Yellow Pages of France Telecom may be useful.