• Carcassonne

    Carcassonne charms visitors at any time of year

    by  • February 11, 2018 • Carcassonne

    The city has so much for every tourist to enjoy. The thought of spending a few days in Carcassonne is very appealing when we’re in the middle of an English winter, with plenty of cold, grey and dreary days.  The weather in the south of France in February is not guaranteed to be warm...

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    Carcassonne – A fairytale city and much more ……

    by  • July 5, 2017 • Carcassonne, Festivals

    The medieval walled fortress of Carcassonne is sure to delight every visitor. The enchanting fortified medieval town of Carcassonne looks rather like a young child’s dream creation rather than a real place. The old walled city, known as La Cité, certainly is a real place with a rich history.  It’s not difficult to imagine...

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    Carcassonne City Break

    by  • June 9, 2015 • Carcassonne

    La Cite, Carcassonne’s UNESCO-designated World Heritage Site, is a fairytale, medieval walled city on the banks of the River Aude. Amongst the cobbled streets, turrets and towers you will find welcoming restaurants & cafes whilst on the other side of the river, La Bastide Saint Louis offers all the charms of a traditional French...

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    Carcassonne Enjoys Another Moment of Fame

    by  • July 22, 2014 • Carcassonne

    The Tour de France starts from Carcassonne as it heads for the Pyrenees As I write this blog, the Tour de France begins its assault of the Pyrenees with the riders tackling a tricky stage from Carcassonne to Bagnères-de-Luchon.  The stage will give the riders a taste of things to come over the next...

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    Carcassonne City Break

    by  • June 24, 2014 • Carcassonne, City Breaks, Offers, UNESCO

    La Cite, Carcassonne’s UNESCO-designated World Heritage Site, is a fairytale, medieval walled city on the banks of the River Aude. Amongst the cobbled streets, turrets and towers you will find welcoming restaurants & cafes whilst on the other side of the river, La Bastide Saint Louis offers all the charms of a traditional French...

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    Discover the charms of Carcassonne…

    by  • February 25, 2014 • Carcassonne, City Breaks, Food & Drink

    La Cite, Carcassonne’s UNESCO-designated World Heritage Site, is a fairytale, medieval walled city on the banks of the River Aude. Amongst the cobbled streets, turrets and towers you will find welcoming restaurants & cafes whilst on the other side of the river, La Bastide Saint Louis offers all the charms of a traditional French...

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