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Burgundy History at Chateau Saint Fargeau

The Burgundy Chateau of Saint Fargeau (89 Yonne, BFC) is a proper medieval castle in ….

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Royal Saltworks

In 1982, the Royal Saltworks (Saline Royale) at Arc-et-Senans (25 Doubs, BCF) was included ….

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Sens Cathedral Iluminations

The town of Sens (89 Yonne, Bourgogne-Franche-Comte) has a remarkable heritage, including the gothic Cathédrale ….

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Vauban’s impressive legacy

Watching the Tour de France last week, I noticed that one stage finished in the ….

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Tour de France

The extraordinary professional cycle race the Tour de France and its accompanying circus and roadshow ….

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Chablis Wine Festival

The pretty village of Chablis (89 Yonne, BFC) celebrates its iconic wine with a Wine ….

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Of Cheese and Castles

At 1100 m high in the centre of the Mountains of the Jura, the Fort ….

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Raymond Blanc Besancon

Frenchman Raymond Blanc (by now an almost Englishman) write in the Guardian (14 March 2015) ….

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Top attractions in France

EU citizens under the age of 26 get free entry into most of France’s national ….

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Classic Days at Nevers Magny-Cours

The motor racing circuit Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours used to be the French Formula One ….

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France Cycle Routes

France has always been keen on cycling – the annual Tour de France is probably ….

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Morvan Violin Festival

For a feast of Violin music over the whole weekend, the town of Luzy (58 ….

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Beaune wine and music

Every November the city of Beaune (21 Côte d’Or, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté) holds its world-renown auction of ….

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Nuits St Georges Wine Festival

The Burgundy wine village of Nuits St Georges (21 Côte d’Or, BFC) holds its autumn ….

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Nuits-Saint-Georges wine auction

Nuits-Saint-Georges (21 Côte d’Or, BFC) is a famous Burgundy wine village, but its charity ….

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Burgundy Cremant Festival

At Châtillon-sur-Seine (21 Côte d’Or BFC) they celebrate the sparkling Crémant de Bourgogne wine with ….

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St Vincent’s Festival – Burgundy

Celebrate Burgundy in Saint Aubin ….

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Noyers-sur-Serein – worth a detour

A quiet medieval village in Burgundy! ….

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Chablis Wine Festival

Chablis celebrates its excellent wines! ….

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Dijon Vine Festival

A Burgundy festival in Dijon that is not all about wine, or mustard?? ….

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