Dijon, the capital of the region of Burgundy, is a great city full of interesting things to do and places to meet. This city usually takes several days for visitors to fully explore it and meet all its historically interesting spots, since its origins date from 2500 years ago and therefore it contains constructions and elements from many different époques.
It is very recommendable to ask for guidance and information on which places to visit at a local tourism information center in order to avoid missing any of the most interesting spots of the city.
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The southern area of French region of Cote d’Or is known as Cote de Beaune since that region is mainly characterized by being home of the city of Beaune.
This area concentrates almost all the different elements visitors could enjoy at the different spots of Burgundy, from typical dishes and wines to ancient buildings.
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Burgundy is divided in four different administrative departments: Cóte d’Or, Niévre, Saóne, and Yonne. Auxerre is the prefecture of the French administrative department of Yonne and is one of the main cities of the region as well.
For tourists who visit Burgundy most of the times this town is present in their itineraries.
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