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more pictures from our visit to the wonderfull city Autun :
" With its Gothic spire rising against a backdrop of Morvan hills, AUTUN, even today, is scarcely bigger than the circumference of its medieval walls, and they in turn follow the line of earlier Roman fortifications. The emperor Augustus founded the town in about 10 BC as part of a massive and, in the long term, highly successful campaign to pacify and Romanize the brooding Celts of defeated Vercingétorix. Augustodunum, as it was called, was designed to eclipse by its splendour the memory of Bibracte, the neighbouring capital of the powerful tribe of the Aedui. And it did indeed become one of the leading cities of Roman Gaul. "
1/9 a look at this beautyfull city ... later we went downtown and visted the cathedral ... more of that later this week !
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Aug 20 2007 07:59 GMT Nakolezestodoly
Beautiful landscape photo !!!
Aug 20 2007 08:01 GMT hans55 PRO
thanks nakolezestodoly !
Aug 20 2007 08:09 GMT Midworlder PRO
Lovely view
Aug 20 2007 08:10 GMT hans55 PRO
thanks roger ... its a really nice city !! ... more to come !!
Aug 20 2007 13:41 GMT Squirrel PRO
BEAUTIFUL VIEW >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
Aug 20 2007 14:24 GMT flamesmystery
die plek word steeds aantrekkelijker om een keer heen te gaan ziet er allemaal echt super uit
Aug 20 2007 14:25 GMT senna3
Very nice panorama!
Aug 20 2007 14:43 GMT sini
Lovely view!:)
Aug 20 2007 14:56 GMT hans55 PRO
het had wat mooier weer kunnen zijn ! ... later deze week meer van Autun !
Aug 20 2007 15:52 GMT Petra17
Excellent pictures and it is great that you are giving us some information...
Aug 20 2007 16:20 GMT Aurelie444
Nice perspective!
Interesting info, thanks!
Aug 20 2007 18:51 GMT Lensvision
Mooi uitzicht!!
Aug 20 2007 20:43 GMT Cooler PRO
Beautiful image and landscape ;-)
Aug 20 2007 20:46 GMT Snappa
Really nice view Hans. It looks a lovely place.
Aug 21 2007 02:30 GMT PhotoPro PRO
Hans this is just gorgeous!!