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Autun


Autun is a deeply historical city. It has preserved numerous ancient, medieval, and modern traces: a Roman theatre, gates, ramparts, the Saint-Lazare cathedral, the town hall, an Italian-style theatre, etc. It is also a city of culture, categorized as a city of art and history, with numerous museums open to visitors: the Rolin museum; the museum of natural history, the museum of military youths, etc. On the outskirts of the city you will find the Galvacher House, rose gardens, the European museum of Celtic civilization, and more. …

Decize


Decize is on an island in the Loire and is situated at the starting-point of the Nivernais canal. Here you will find a leisure centre, and can hire pedal boats or go fishing.

Beaune


The area around Beaune, the Côte de Beaune, is known for its wines, with Beaune as something of a hub of the wine business, since it is the largest city inside the wine region. Beaune is well known for its annual wine sales organized by the Hospices de Beaune. It is situated on the route des Grands Crus tourist route among the vineyards. The road runs north from Beaune to Gevrey Chambertin and Nuits-Saint-Georges and south to Nolay, Saisy and Autun.

Beaune is a quaint, charming jewel-of-a-town in the midst of a vast medieval countryside, the main town among the sleepy villages of the Cote d'Or region of Burgundy. Medieval fortresses, magnificent old church, delicious restaurants, good shopping, pleasant accommodations, and lots of sincere town characters, make up Beaune.