"CARCASSONNE" Top 5 Page for this destination Carcassonne by LoriPori
Carcassonne Travel Guide: 488 reviews and 1,424 photos
Ever since I heard and read about CARCASSONNE I dreamed about going there one day. I imagined it as a magical place, rich in medieval history. I mentioned my desire to go there, with Hans' brother Wim from Holland. When he said that he would love to go to Carcassonne with us, I was absolutely thrilled.
So in September, 2000 Hans, Wim and I made the journey to southern France and did indeed visit Carcassonne. So come along with us and hope you enjoy your virtual tour of "LA CITE"
From the ramparts, there are beautiful views of the surrounding areas and the lower city. My favourite view is from the PORTE D'AUDE It is possibly the most photographed section of the ramparts.
When visiting LA CITE', you have the feeling you are stepping back in time -- back to the Medieval Ages.
- Pros:Visiting Carcassonne and La Cite'--a dream come true
We did not stay here, but I thought the 4-star HOTEL DE LA CITE' was in an excellent location as it is situated right in... more travel advice
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