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New Year’s Stroll at Lyon’s Abandoned Fort Loyasse

Fort Loyasse is a relic of a now improbable-seeming time when the biggest external threat to France was the then-fearsome military power of Austria.

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This little French village hides an ‘Abode of Chaos’

A brainchild of Lyon artist Thierry Ehrmann, the Abode of Chaos has been called many things: a “Banksy image come to life”, “a symbol of resistance against our institutionalized Orwellian art world” and “a terrifying post-apocalyptic junkyard”.