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Well preserved buildings

Narrow streets, lovely architecture, well preserved buildings mostly in stone. Tranquil setting and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Lovely city center

This city is really beautiful, there are many beautiful buildings : the Citadelle Vauban which is a... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018
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2 weeks ago
“Well preserved buildings”
10 Apr 2018
“Lovely city center”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Narrow streets, lovely architecture, well preserved buildings mostly in stone. Tranquil setting and well worth the visit to view

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Reviewed April 10, 2018

This city is really beautiful, there are many beautiful buildings : the Citadelle Vauban which is a must, the Roman Arch Porte Noire, the banks of the river Doubs, interesting museums, a lot of parks and green areas...

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Reviewed December 27, 2017

In the centre of Besancon you find a wide range of nice old buildings, visiting in winter, you are able to enjoy the XMas setting and decoration of the village. I personally enjoyed it very much and will come back to get a summer impression...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

The old part of the city, enclosed by a loop (Boucle) of the river, is a delightful and quiet area to wander through. Unlike many such old cities, it has not sold out to the tourist trade. There are next to no shops selling overpriced...More

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