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La Vieille Ville

So now that I’ve figured out where I’d like to stay in Nancy, I need to plan what I’m going to see. The city has a long history, dating back almost 1,000 years.  Before France was one unified country, there … Continue reading

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Le Bienfaisant

I’ve made my travel arrangements for my summer job in France. Before I start my job at an international summer program in Paris, I’m going to spend a few days in Nancy. This mid-sized city in north-eastern France is famous … Continue reading

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Ce n’est pas très catholique

Chartres Cathedral was dedicated on October 24, 1260 in the presence of King Louis IX. It was inscribed as UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979. It is constructed in Flamboyant Gothic style, so called for the flame shapes in the … Continue reading

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