Attractions from Rhone Valley

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The Food in Lyon (Lyon)
If you area travelling south for a gastronomically experience be sure to pay France third largest city a visit. In this city you will find the largest concentration of restaurants anywhere in the world. The cuisines amaze with their interpretation of the regions' dishes. The food in Lyon is definitely not a paradise for vegetarians since the focus is on meat and lots of it, accompanied by one of the region's wines, off course.
The Chateau Côte-Rôtie (Rhone Valley)
One of the oldest chateaus in the Rhône Valley is Le vignoble de Côte-Rôtie. The wine here belongs to some of the most well reputed wines in the area. The wine is produced from both la Côte Brune og la Côte Blonde. The story behind the name is that the lord in the area wanted to name the place after his two daughters and since one was blond and the other brunette the place was named after their hair colour.
The Village Châteauneuf-du-Pape (Rhone Valley)
The village Châteauneuf-du-Pape was home of the popes' summer residence during the time in the Middle Ages when the popes resided in Avignon. The holy men saw to that grapes were planted in the area. This district is now world famous. The ruins from the old papal residence can still be seen in the area.

Area and city attractions

• Brest
• Lyon
• Marseille
• Mulhouse
• Nice
• Paris
• Saint Tropez
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