The Cóte d’Or is one of the most famous regions of France, recognized in the entire world due to its high quality wines. Its location is very particular since it comprehends an area framed by three important water sources: one given by the Saóne River and the Rhóne River, a second one given by the Seine River, and a third one given by the Loire River.Continue reading The Cóte d’Or: A Region of France Famous for Its High Quality Wines
Although sometimes it is not among the most known spots of Burgundy, Autun is considered to be one of the most beautiful places of the region. This town or village dates from about 2000 years ago when the Emperor Augustus gave birth to it, and has such an amount of interesting spots to meet that it would take a visitor several days to fully explore all the main ones.Continue reading Autun, France: Many interesting spots to explore
Sometimes called a farm town, and sometimes called a fortress town, Semur-en-Auxois is a very beautiful village located in the French region of Burgundy at about thirteen kilometers from Alésia. This town offers a very picturesque appearance which invites to walk and explore it while going down towards the River Armançon which is at its feet.Continue reading Semur-en-Auxois: A walk through the picturesque town
Paray-le-Monial is mainly known as a pilgrimage site, although it offers several other interesting characteristics as well. This French destination constantly receives a high amount of visitors who approach in order to observe its peculiarities and beauty as well as it is also visited by people who come attracted by its church and other interesting buildings.Continue reading Paray-le-Monial – A French Destination Full of History, Culture, and Beauty
Cluny’s abbey is the main attraction this Burgundian city offers, although it does have several other interesting spots for tourists to visit.
Cluny is a very attractive city and, although it seems quiet and tranquil, it receives more than 100.000 visitors every year due to its appealing historical past and buildings.Continue reading Cluny: A Burgundian City with an Attractive Historical Past
Avallon is a city located towards the southern area of Yonne, in France. This city is widely known by being home of Morvan forest, one of the most beautiful forests in France and the main one in Yonne. Avallon’s forest does not only count on a great size but also an amazing beauty.Continue reading Avallon and its amazing forest
The city of Nevers is located in the French area of Burgundy and its origins date from the Roman époque. The actual name of the city has gone through different transformations. At its beginnings, the city was called Noviodunum. Later it started being known as Nebirnum, and only after such changes it started being known as it is to the date.Continue reading The past of Nevers: a city with a long and rich history
Vézelay is a very charming village located within the French area of Yonne, near Avallon. This town has a very special and unique personality which makes it be very different from the others, turning it into a very memorable spot which visitors would never forget.
The main picture this city shows contains one central road with beautiful old houses at its sides. The overall imagine would be full of terracotta color provided by the houses’ roofs and a central basilica.Continue reading Vézelay: A Unique and Memorable French Village
Mâcon is the capital city of the French department of Saone et Loire. This department is located within the region of Burgundy, and its capital can be found on the right side of the Saone River.
The lands which can be observe within the area of Mâcon and the natural pictures it provides are among the main attractions this town offers since they are very beautiful and appealing.Continue reading Mâcon, France: A Historical and Versatile Destination
Saulieu is a Burgundy area very famous due to its gastronomical offers. The whole area of Burgundy is world wide famous by its amazing cuisine and wines, being this one of the main attractions for visitors, although it has much more to offer, such as very interesting historic buildings.Continue reading Saulieu – A gastronomic centre of Burgundy