Discover Carcassonne

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Carcassonne is a beautiful small city located in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France. This lovely medieval city is full of history and charm, surrounded by a fortified wall and filled with cobblestone streets, cafes and shops. It's easy to imagine the city in its past life as you explore its winding alleyways and charming squares.

A visit to Carcassone wouldn't be complete without exploring La Cite de Carcassone, the oldest part of town. It is an impressive fortified castle that dates back to the 5th century, filled with turrets, towers, winding paths and narrow passageways that offer spectacular views over the area. The Basilica of St Nazaire is another highlight not to be missed - this Romanesque church features intricate stained-glass windows from the 12th century.

Finally no trip to Carcassonne would be complete without tasting some delicious local cuisine! From traditional dishes like cassoulet (a slow cooked stew) or pastis (a herbal liqueur), there's something for everyone in this charming French town!