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May 23, 2017 - Tue
Carcassonne, France
clear sky
17°C clear sky
Wind 18 km/h, W
Humidity 93%
Pressure 1020 hPa
Day Cond. Temp. Wind Humidity PressurePres.
mon may 22
moderate rain
19/13°C 6 km/h, ESE - 948.13 hPa
tue may 23
sky is clear
26/18°C 15 km/h, WNW 45% 995.34 hPa
wed may 24
sky is clear
29/16°C 10 km/h, NW 34% 994.01 hPa
thu may 25
sky is clear
32/16°C 7 km/h, WNW 30% 989.67 hPa
fri may 26
sky is clear
30/15°C 6 km/h, ESE - 946.23 hPa

General information about Carcassonne

Carcassonne is a fortified French town in the Aude department, of which it is the prefecture, in the Region of Languedoc-Roussillon.

Occupied since the Neolithic, Carcassonne is located in the Aude plain between two great axes of circulation linking the Atlantic to the Mediterranean sea and the Massif Central to the Pyrénées. Its strategic importance was quickly recognized by the Romans who occupied its hilltop until the demise of the Western Roman Empire and was later taken over in the fifth century by the Visigoths who founded the city.

Also thriving as a trading post due to its location, it saw many rulers who successively built up its fortifications, until its military significance was greatly reduced by the Treaty of the Pyrenees in 1659.

The city is famous for the Cité de Carcassonne, a medieval fortress restored by the theorist and architect Eugène Viollet-le-Duc in 1853 and added to the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites in 1997.

Consequently, Carcassonne greatly profits from tourism but also counts manufacture and wine-making as some of its other key economic sectors.

source: Wikipedia

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Château de Villeréglan Saint-Martin de Villeréglan France

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Bed and breakfast the Castle of Villeréglan, located in the heart of the pretty little town of Saint-Martin Villeréglan. Near the cité de Carcassonne and Limoux, between sea and mountains, foothills of the Pyrenees. It will be the ideal place for a discovery in the Cathar country.

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