"RICHARD the LION HEART was HERE" Vézelay by ViajesdelMundo
Vézelay Travel Guide: 58 reviews and 208 photos
The main street of this little town winds up the hill past artists' studios, galleries and shops before it reaches the BASILICA. It is called one of the all-time glories of Romanesque design, "the marvel of the west", but was completely restored in the 19th century.
Unfortunately, I could not get a lot of photos because there was a small service being conducted when we were there, but I did take a short VIDEO which incudes some beautiful singing!
See the Tip with a few street scenes; it was end of the day and we were there after many of the shops had closed, but I wish we had had a full day to see the Basilica better and enjoy the lovely town.
- Pros:A Long History
- In a nutshell:Wonderful Little Town!
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