Carcassonne, France: “Having A Lovely Time. Wish More Shops Were Open.”


We visited Carcassonne town centre today …. and it was closed. No, SOME of it was closed. Maybe even MOST of it was closed. We were surprised. Yes, we are new to France. Yes, we are learning how things work… Continue Reading

First visit to Carcassonne, France

We visited a part of the beautiful city of Carcassonne today.  The Bastide area, to be exact.  Underground parking costs were reasonable and finding a space was easy before lunchtime in midsummer.  Surprising.  A two-page guide to parking can be… Continue Reading