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Cover for La Roche-Guyon (Fortress, Chateau, Garden, Seine), Summer 201909
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La Roche-Guyon (Fortress, Chateau, Garden, Seine), Summer 201909

The Château de La Roche-Guyon is a fortress embedded into the cliffs not more than 100 meters from the Seine River. It was used by Nazis during WWII. This a...

Cover for Provins (Medieval Walls, Flowers, Gardens, and Old Town), Spring 201903
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Provins (Medieval Walls, Flowers, Gardens, and Old Town), Spring 201903

Provins is a small town in the ÃŽle-de-France region. It boasts well-preserved ramparts (protective walls) and a medieval town centre. The ancient tower, Tou...

Cover for Citadelle de Besancon
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Citadelle de Besancon

Besançon is hugged by River Doubs on three sides. The citadel sits atop the choke point, offering amazing views. There's also a zoo in the compound. Thi...