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Beaujolais – UNESCO Global Geopark

The geographical area of the “Beaujolais” extends along the eastern edge of the Massif Central between the Saône river to the east and the Beaujolais mountains to the west. Located in the Rhône and Saône-et-Loire departments, it is the southern extension of wine-growing Burgundy. The vineyard begins beyond the town of Mâcon and extends over …

Castles and fortresses of Spain and France with Mathew Kristes

The castle of Corcelles and its wineries

Château de Corcelles (Charolles) is a castle which stands on the former commune of Saint-Symphorien-lès-Charolles attached in 1896 to the commune of Charolles in the department of Saône-et-Loire, in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region.

The Château, built during the 15th century and now listed as a historical monument, with its magnificent park and outdoor areas that bear witness …

The cities of the Pyrenees and around with Andrew Morato

Vilafranca del Penedès known for its wines and human towers

Vilafranca del Penedès, or simply Vilafranca (Sp. Villafranca del Panadés), is the capital of the comarca of the Alt Penedès in Catalonia, Spain.

Vilafranca is known internationally for its wines: Catalan cava and wines of the Penedès Designation of Origin (D.O.), with multinational brands such as Bodegas Torres. Apart from wines and cavas, Vilafranca is also …