Burgundy, a vast region broadly renowned for its prestigious wines, exhibits many thrilling characteristics. Perhaps the most fascinating of all is it’s incredible historical heritage.
Today, I would like to describe this feature of our wonderful region to you, which is easily discoverable by walking , cycling, horse riding or driving through.
It would be a shame to begin this depiction without referring to Cluny’s prestigious abbey ruled by Benedict monks that spread to Britain, Italy , and Spain.
Cluny II , a masterpiece of roman art at it’s pinnacle, was destroyed in the 19th century; the size of the abbey was second only to St Peter of Rome.