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Church in Gorges de L’Allier

Basilique de St-Julien

The Auvergne's largest Romanesque church is a whopper in design as much as size. Built over the tomb of martyred Saint Julien, and housing a gold reliquary holding his remains, the stone basilica seems to glow in sh…
Bistro in Gorges de L’Allier

Bistrot de Lucas

Red-checked tablecloths, daily specials scrawled on boards, and a cast of characters. The Lucas is a classic French bistro that distinguishes itself by quick, fuss-free service and generous menus, which include a sm…
Museum in Gorges de L’Allier

Musée de la Bête du Gévaudan

Ready to quake in fear at Saugues' most chilling legend? Or hoping to entertain your bloodthirsty kids and pick up a lupine-themed souvenir? This museum by Saugues' Tour des Anglais explores the myth of the Beast of…