Lille is a city at the northern tip of France, in French Flanders. On the Deûle River, near France's border with Belgium, it is the capital of the Hauts-de-France region, the prefecture of the Nord department, and …
Lille city centre.
The 'Vieille Bourse' on the 'Grand Place'
Entrance to the 'Vauban Citadel' (17th century)
The black dots around the windows (not the decorative cartouches) are Austrian cannonballs lodged in the façade.