Burgundy is a region that is part of France only since 1477, famous for white and red wines, cuisine and its beautiful architecture. Nièvre is a vast expanse of wildlife, proper ideal for sports and cultural activities.
With the capital city called Dijon, the region is famous for mustard or a large university town where students will find a mixture of young and old medieval and Renaissance buildings. Thanks to the Dukes of Burgundy, Dijon is now a European center of art and is the ideal base from which to start exploring the Cote d’Or wine-growing areas. Continue reading “Things to see and do in Burgundy” »