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Heritage, visit, Cities and villages dans le Nord

    Cities and Villages
    In the bend of a street or an alley, discover in the course of your walks the secrets of cities and villages of our regions. Remarkable facades, places, houses of times and many other hidden treasures, here is which treasures offer themselves to you. Picturesque villages of countrysides in the big metropolises, take time to promenade and to appreciate.
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Cities and villages in Cambrai

Cambrai

Visite.org 59400 Cambrai (Nord)
Classified today as City of Art and History, Cambrai boasts a rich heritage and numerous classified buildings. It dates back to Roman
times when it was known as Camaracum. The town became a Frankish ...

Cities and villages in Dunkerque

Dunkerque

Visite.org 59140 Dunkerque (Nord)
The Dunes de Flandres, bordered by a 15 km long sandy beach stretching from Dunkerque to Bray Dunes, are the ideal place to spend a holiday or a weekend. Dunkerque is also a town of traditions and ...

Cities and villages in Roubaix

Roubaix

Visite.org 59100 Roubaix (Nord)
Roubaix has a long standing tradition of textile manufacturing and the mail order industry. Nowadays, most of the factories have disappeared, but today’s factory outlets are a reminder of the ...

Cities and villages in Bergues

Bergues

Visite.org 59380 Bergues (Nord)
Known as the ‘Other Bruges in Flanders’, Bergues has fine, yellowbrick ramparts which are well worth seeing. Don’t miss the former
pawnbroker’s (now the town’s museum), the Grand Place with ...

Cities and villages in Watten

Watten

Visite.org 59143 Watten (Nord)
Watten on the Aa (a paradise for anglers) is with its 72 metres high “Mountain” the last link in the chain of hills known as the Flanders Hills. Over the centuries the town was the potential prize ...

Cities and villages in Cassel

Cassel

Visite.org 59670 Cassel (Nord)
Cassel perches precariously on the top of a hill which rises 176 metres above the flat Flanders fields. The view from the summit across the plains seems to go forever and it is easy to see
why there ...

Cities and villages in Bailleul

Bailleul

Visite.org 59270 Bailleul (Nord)
Nestled in the Flanders Hills, Bailleul is a fine example of a town that is typically Flemish in character. Its private houses and public buildings have fine façades with Gothic windows and stepped ...

Cities and villages in Douai

Douai

Visite.org 59500 Douai (Nord)
The first settlement in Douai dates back to the 7th century and the town was granted a charter by the Count of Flanders in 1188. It is famous for cloth trade, which developed along the river Scarpe ...
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