Carcassonne • France
Hotel de la Cité Carcassonne - MGallery Collection
The Hotel de la Cité is a magical place located in the heart of the medieval for...
Whether you enter through the Porte Narbonnaise or the Porte d’Aude, the spectacle of this city and its centuries-old architecture, rising up from the foothills of the Pyrenees, won't fail to enrapture you. But the spectacle doesn't stop there, because the historic heritage of this city is as abundant as it is prestigious, shown off by the Basilica of Saint-Nazaire, famous for having the most beautiful stained-glass windows in the south of France. And if this 11th century cathedral is not enough to win you over, the enthusiasts dressed as knights gathered in front of the building won't fail to. Other magnificent monuments await you, of course, even though Carcassonne is one of those French towns that's just made for losing yourself in, whether on foot or aboard one of the carriages that criss-cross the city.