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This elegant city on the Pyrenees border features a beautiful castle and rich cultural life.

Pau is a commune on the northern edge of the Pyrenees in France. The Universite de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour, founded in 1972, accounts for a large student population. The Boulevard des Pyrénees is 1.8 kilometres from the Chateau de Pau to the Parc Beaumont, with views of the mountains. The city plays a leading role for Bearn but also for a wide segment of the Adour area. An administrative capital, it boasts a dense economic fabric including service activities. Pau also plays the role of cultural capital with many events, including sports. Pau heritage extends over several centuries, its diversity and its quality allowed it to obtain the label of City of Art and History in 2011.
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