An hour and a half from Paris, Auxerre is easy to reach on any French vacation and offers quite a bit of sightseeing for the interested traveler. It's also a great home base for visiting some of the surrounding vineyards.
While it doesn't have as many sights to visit as some other French cities, Auxerre retains a few remnants of its flourished past as the seat of the Auxerre bishops, including the Gothic Saint-Etienne cathedral and the ninth-century Saint-Germain Abbey. Don't miss the 13th-cen... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide. travel42 offers professionally written guides on more than 5,700 travel destinations and ports-of-call worldwide. Go to travel-42.com to learn more, or call 1.866.566.8136 to subscribe. Copyright (c) 2016 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.