Wednesday Postcard: Carcassonne, France

Bonjour! I got this week’s carte postale from an online shop. Carcassonne is located in the south of France about 80 km/ 50 miles east of Toulouse in the Occitanie region. It’s known for its medieval fortress, which was added to the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites in 1997. Until the next Wednesday Postcard, à bientôt! For more information: Tourism Office of Carcassonne Continue reading Wednesday Postcard: Carcassonne, France

Wednesday Postcard: Toulouse, France

Bonjour! This week’s carte postale is one I picked up during my visit to Toulouse in southwest France 🇫🇷: This is a view of the Garonne River and La ville rose (the Pink City). Shown here are two bridges: Pont Saint-Pierre (foreground) and Pont Neuf. On the bottom right are Les Abattoirs (modern art museum) and the dome of Hôpital de La Grave. On the top left is the Old Town, where the famous Capitole building is located. Until the next Wednesday Postcard, à bientôt! If you liked this postcard, you may be interested in reading my post: Toulouse: Walking … Continue reading Wednesday Postcard: Toulouse, France