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"Private Tour: Full-Day Tour to Antibes
Private Tour: Full-Day Tour to Provence towns"Private Tour: Full-Day Tour to Antibes St Paul de Vence St Jeanet and Gourdon from Cannes""Your pleasant excursion starts in Cannes and continues along the beautiful sea road to Antibes. Antibes has so much to offerfor example the incredible harbor. The wall encircles the medieval village
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"Private Tour: 6-Hour Sightseeing tour to Saint-Paul-de-Vence
Sightseeing Tour: Saint-Paul Tourret sur Loup Pont-du-Loup"Meet your guide at the previously arranged and time and start your private tour. The first stop is the city of artists St-Paul-de-Vence This old village visible from afar among the pleasant hills and valleys of the Vence landscape. St-Paul-de-Vence has r so characteristic of the fortified settlements which protected the Var frontier until 1870. Take a stroll through the old town with your guide. You will have free time to visit the famous Modern art galleries. This city will remind you of medieval times and the guide will tell amazing stories about it.Your guide will then take you toTourrettes-sur-Loup - Tourrettes it was an important weaving town in the Middle Ages. After the Second World War it becoming a renowned centre for hand-woven-fabrics. Take a stroll through the old town with your guide and visit several of the workshops in the winding streets offer a varied range of cloth: reproductions of old Provencal fabrics colourful textiles for the high fashion market or furnishings and hand-woven-ties.Afterwards
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"Private Full-Day Tour to Antibes
Private Full-Day Tour to Antibes St Paul de Vence St Jeanet Gourdon from Nice"Your excursion starts in Nice and continues along the beautiful sea road to Antibes. Antibes has so much to offer for example the incredible harbor. The wall encircles the medieval village wonderful narrow shopping streets and plenty of cafes and restaurants. If you like going to museums there is a Picasso museum in the old castle building.Next
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La Cité - Medieval City Tips (46)

Medieval City --5 Photos.

Wander round the narrow streets inside the fortress of Carcassone in southern France,which is uphill from Carcassone city centre.--This fortified fortress is on UNESCO heritage list.. -Entrance is...
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alectrevor
Sep 26, 2015

Medieval City- 3 photos

Wander round the narrow streets.inside the fortress of Carcassone in southern France.This fortified french town ,fortress is on the UNESO hertage list--- Entrance through the medieval gate in the high...
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alectrevor
Sep 26, 2015

Cité de Carcassonne

The “Cité de Carcassonne” is the town’s main attraction, and a UNESCO heritage site. The town’s tourism website has this to say...“Située sur la rive droite de l’Aude, la Cité Médiévale est une ville...
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iaint
Apr 20, 2014

Inner Town

The first-time visitor to the Citadel is often surprised to discover that iside it is a living town. You expect to find a castle and fortfications. However having passed the Narbonne Gate you will...
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Kuznetsov_Sergey
Feb 05, 2012

Fortified medieval town

Carcassonne is a fortified French town in the Aude department in the former province of Languedoc.It is divided into the fortified Cité de Carcassonne and the more expansive lower city, the ville...
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Kuznetsov_Sergey
Feb 05, 2012

Square - Rue de Petit Puits and Rue de Plo.

Located at the heart of the Toulouse-Montpellier-Barcelone triangle Carcassonne blooms in the plains of the lower valley. It trully invites you to walk in and out of its narrow and winding streets....
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Jerelis
Dec 09, 2011

Main things to visit in Carcassone

Well, it's worth to have a walk around the Cité without any direction, Carcassone is a beautiful village. Some places still remember us about its Cathar past. These places are:-The Count's Castle: a...
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Elisabcn
Feb 23, 2011

The Cathars in Carcassone

Carcassone is one of the most beautiful and well kept medieval villages in all Europe. It dues its "pointed towers appearance" to Viollet le Duc, a French architect from the XIXth century who wrongly...
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Elisabcn
Feb 23, 2011

Strolling La Cité by Night (2/2)

More pictures, this time, the day after; no storm at all.Pics:- Main: Rue Saint-Louis- Second: Basilique St.-Nazaire et St.-Celse- Third: Porte Narbonnaise- Fourth: Walls- Last picture: Taken from the...
Redang
May 01, 2010

Strolling La Cité by Night (1/2)

... but strolling the Citá by Night is greater!Pics:- Main: Main entrance and Pont Levis- Second: Porte Narbonneaise (main entrance)- Third: Space between the two walls or "lices"- Fourth: Rue Cros...
Redang
May 01, 2010

La Cité/The Fortified City

It's like being in the Middle Ages. The Old City, called La Cité was so deteriorated that the French government was about to tear the ramparts apart but finally they decided to rebuilt them in...
Redang
May 01, 2010

Outer Moat

La cité, dramacally illuminated at night and enclosed by 2 rampart walls punctuated by 52 stones towers, is one of europe's largest city fortifications.And this is the 1st wall, where the outer moat...
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black_mimi99
Apr 25, 2010
 
 
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"Carcassonne.........town of two parts."
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"On and Off the Road in Carcassonne"
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"Moscow-Carcassonne"
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"CARCASSONNE"
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"Carcassonne - medieval heaven"
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Things to Do Near Carcassonne

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Chateau Comtal - Castle

Through another archway and across a second dr moat is the 12th century Château Comtal. Chateau Comtal was built in the 12th-century by Bernard Aton Trencavel. Chateau Comtal was originally the palace...
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Basilique St Nazaire & St Celse

The Cathedral in the Cite within the Castle walls is a wonderful church with lots of goth, stained glass, wild water spouts and fine sculptures. The cathedral as it stands dates from the 11th Century,...
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