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Touring Tissage de Soierie et Derives

Originally published June 2015 For our third company visit, we broke into three groups and took turns visiting Tisane de Soierie et Dervies (TSD), a silk company in Lyon. The capital of the European silk industry is Lyon, which made this tour extra interesting, as we were touring a company that helps maintain the reputation.¬†TSD[…]

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Landing in Lyon: Lessons for Day One of Travel

Originally published May 2015 It’s official, I am in Lyon, France. It hasn’t really hit yet, but that might because the day has felt so long (although I haven’t slept in the past thirty-four hours to be fair). I must admit though, I feel as though I have learned some things on this forever long[…]