Top Things to do in Carcassonne France – Your Complete Cité de Carcassonne Travel Guide 

Are you planning to spend a weekend in Carcassonne, France? The UNESCO-listed Cité de Carcassonne is a worthwhile town thanks to its quaint castle and ramparts overlooking the Aude River and the Ville Basse. The city in southern France is an excellent destination for French châteaux lovers and anyone looking to discover the history of […]

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The Best Things to Do in Mdina ‘The Silent City’, Malta

Walled town of Mdina, the Silent City, Malta

Mdina, located in the South West of Malta Island, is a popular destination and one of the most beautiful cities on the island. The former capital of Malta is rich in history. The 4,000 years old medieval town managed to retain and preserve its giant fortifications! Known as the Silent City, wandering through the streets […]

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the 14 must-see walled cities and towns in france

Guide to the most picturesque and most impressive walled cities and towns in France.

Throughout the centuries, cities and towns in France have built fortified walls and ramparts to protect themselves against enemies.  Cities in France have managed to preserve their walls and ramparts to the delight of history fans and tourists who enjoy charming locations. You will find some of these French walled cities on hills (Carcassonne) or […]

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the Best Things to do in VANNES FRANCE

Facades of half-timbered houses in Vannes France

The picture-perfect walled town of Vannes is one of the most charming sights in France’s Gulf of Morbihan. With its port, cobblestone streets, colourful half-timbered houses and fortified square, the medieval city allows visitors to discover architectural remains dating back to centuries. Whether you are planning a day trip, weekend or road trip in Brittany, […]

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