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Dijon, the capital of Burgundy


Palais des ducs de Bourgogne - Palace of Dukes of Burgundy

First palace of Dukes was constructed in 1365. During centuries was reconstructed several times.
In the past the palace was a residence of Dukes of Burgundy. Nowadays there are offices of town hall od Dijon and Museum of fine arts
The tower is used as a vantage point, price for students 1,20€

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Notre-Dame de Dijon

Build in 1240. On the side you can see a small owl - la chouette - the symbol of Dijon.

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Porte Guillaume, rue Liberté

Arc de Triomphe at Place Darcy and the main street: rue Liberté.

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Les Halles - market place

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Cathedrale Saint-Bénigne

Build in 1280. Many times reconstructed.

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Beautiful nameless building


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More photos at www.dijon2008.rajce.net


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