Dijon, 29/30 March 2014

Dijon used to be a very wealthy city, the seat of the Dukes of Burgundy. It is reachable by TGV in an hour and a half from Basel. The historic centre has many picturesque old buildings, and is very pedestrian-friendly.

The former ducal palace (now municipal offices), in what was the Place Royale (now Place de la Libération).
Other views of, and from, the Place de la Libération.