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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...

Cover for Besancon Summer 201808
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Besancon Summer 201808

In the summer of 2018, I walked around the Eastern French town of Besançon. Besançon is the capital of Franche-Comté, part of old Burgundy. It's hugge...