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2 Rue Claude Ramey, 21000 Dijon, France
If the ironwork throughout the Les Halles covered market in Dijon, France, reminds you of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, there is good reason. Gustave Eiffel, a native son of Dijon, designed the market in the 19th century. One of France’s largest and...
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21000 Dijon, France
The Musée des Beaux-Arts is located in the centre of the ancient town of Dijon, in what used to be the palace of the Valois Dukes of Burgundy. The architecture is stunning, with its high mansard roof and neo-classical trimmings, it was created...
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10 Rue Bannelier, 21000 Dijon, France
I recently learned that the Grey Poupon Dijon Mustard we have here in the US is actually produced from mustard seed grown in Canada. So while in Dijon, France I suggest you spend a morning (or two) walking your way through the Dijon Covered Food...
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21000 Dijon, France
What an amazing impression the gargoyles of Notre Dame in Dijon make, leering down at you with grotesque stone faces. Added to the facade of this medieval church in the 19th century, the gargoyles serve no other function than to grimace and gape,...
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21200 Beaune, France
Tucked away on a side street in Beaune, you will find the enchanting Caves Madeleine. It is a wonderful little gem that locals frequent because of its incredible food and wine selection. Seating is communal, which instantly gives an air of...
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21110 Longecourt-en-Plaine, France
A beautiful medieval Chateau with a moat, restored in the 16th century. The chateau is a true piece of history, filled with beautiful antiques, it is also a B&B. Near to the famous canal. They had me at "there's a moat!"
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21200 Beaune, France
People often ask me where I’ve had the best meals during my travel, and although the term ‘best’ is highly relative, one of the best has definitely been in Beaune. Having said that, the great thing about traveling in France is that you don’t have...
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21200 Beaune, France
Want to feel like a local? Go to the the Saturday Market in Beaune. This is THE social event of the week, and literally the entire town is in attendance. Farmers, vendors, artisans and the like all congregate in the city center, culminating in...
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21200 Beaune, France
One peaceful morning strolling down the deserted streets of Beaune.
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9-11 Avenue de la République, 21200 Beaune, France
While his girlfriend seems uncertain about her tasting, the young gentleman is ready to give it a try. We've stayed three times at a charming chambre d'hote in Puligny-Montrachet, Burgundy, a few kilometers from Beaune. Luckily, each visit has...
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21320 Vandenesse-en-Auxois, France
Dijon's antique stores offer a wide selection of antique and not-so-old tastevis - the small, shallow cup,usually made of silver, that was traditionally used by winemakers and sommeliers when judging the maturity and taste of a wine. Great...
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21320 Vandenesse-en-Auxois, France
A friend had always wanted to do a barge trip through France's wine country. After much research, we discovered a great company called Special Places Travel that helped us select the right region, and more importantly the right barge. Since we...