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Address: Rue Des Forges, 21000, Dijon, France

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Fine Historical Mansions & Shops!

This picturesque street runs from the Place Francois Rude past the Notre-Dame Church to Rue Verrerie in the center of Dijon. The street is known for its many (clothing) boutiques... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
T-Bird1974
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This picturesque street runs from the Place Francois Rude past the Notre-Dame Church to Rue Verrerie in the center of Dijon. The street is known for its many (clothing) boutiques and shops but also house some remarkable historical buildings. The Tourist Office is situated at nr.11 with right next door the Hotel de Frasans that was built in 1621 for... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

What a wonderful place to explore and take in all the varieties of culture and tastes in Dijon. I was particularly happy to visit the MAILLE store and was greeted with a wide range of samples of pumped mustard - delicious! I would recommend Dijon to all.

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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

For Happy Hour, beyond the place of Liberation, it is an excellent place to relax, drink and eat. It has a wine shop named Nicolas where good wine with great cost-benefit.

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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Wondered by and had a beautiful meal at the Moulin a Vent. Very popular place, busy with great atmosphere. Must be popular with locals and tourists alike.

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New Brunswick, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We love these old streets. Great architecture, shops, restaurants, cobbled streets. You can't miss it when you come to Dijon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

This is a fun street to explore in old town Dijon. It has shops, cafes, beautiful buildings and wonderful architecture all around you. Every town we have visited in Europe has a carousel and Dijon is no exception. You will definitely want the experience the charm this street exudes.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Great street to walk down, in fact the whole region is packed with beautiful old buildings and treasures to look at. Seems like pharmacies on every corner too??? A few beggars on streets but they are not pushy (yet) Well worth going out of your way to visit if you are in the region. Lots of shops selling regional specialties... More 

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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

As a main shopping street the Rue des Forges is certainly worth a visit, but apart from the Maille mustard shop it is pretty much the same as similar streets in a host of other cities.

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Wamberal, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Such a wonderful area! The buildings, architecture, cafes, shops, the ancient Merry go round! Relaxed area that takes you back to another time! Enjoy a wine, beer or coffee, sit back and take it all in. A place to visit!

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Vincennes, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Really nice and relaxing place for a walk while admiring the houses that so well characterize the city of Dijon. I strongly recommend.

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