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Until the 1960s, RODEZ and the Rouergue were synonymous with backcountry poverty and underdevelopment. Today it's an active and prosperous provincial town with a charming, renovated centre, even though the approach, through spreading commercial districts, is uninspiring. Built on high ground above the River Aveyron, the old town, dominated by the massive red-sandstone Cathédrale Notre-Dame, is visible for kilometres around. No matter from what direction you approach, you'll find yourself in the place d'Armes, where the cathedral's plain, fortress-like west front and the …
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