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Dijon Center Town : Place du Bareuzai (F.Rude)
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Centre Ville de Dijon (Carrefour de la rue François Rude et la rue Oderbert)
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Town center of Dijon : Rue des Forges
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Chambellan Hotel (Historical Place from Dijon)
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Chambellan Hotel (Historical Place from Dijon)
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Chambellan Hotel of Dijon (Historical Place from Dijon : Main Room)
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City Hall of Dijon : Apollon Room
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Hôtel de Ville de Dijon : vue d'ensemble de la ville de la Tour Philippe le Bon
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Dijon City Hall : Ducale Kitchen
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Hôtel de ville de Dijon : Salle des Etats (City Hall)
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City Hall of Dijon : Honor Court
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Place de la Liberation at sunset (Dijon)
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Cathedral of Troyes
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Hôtel de Ville de Dijon : vue d'ensemble de la ville de la Tour Philippe le Bon
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Saint-Benigne Cathedral of Dijon : Crypt
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City Hall of Dijon : Place des Ducs de Bourgogne
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F.Rude Art Museum
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Spa Le Jardin des Vertus : Relaxing Room
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Saint-Anne Church of Dijon
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Saint-Benigne Cathedral of Dijon : Altar
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