Le Grand Balcon

Address: Square Tournier, Mazamet, Midi-Pyrénées, 81200, France | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Square Tournier, Mazamet, is near Gouffre geant de Cabrespine.
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Travel Blogs from Mazamet

A real Fairytale Castle

A travel blog entry by ryans_escapade on Feb 07, 2015

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... he died in September 1209 at the tender age of 24. Over the years the property has been handed to Kings of France and was set up as a strategic military fortress. By the 18th Century it was totally abandoned and was becoming a ruin with people taking whatever they could ie, stone, marble etc. In 1844 the State appointed architect Eugene Viollet-Le-Duc to oversee restoration work. He undertook a complete study of the fortifications and in 1853 the first part of the restoration ...

Goodbye Montpezat. Hello Carcassonne

A travel blog entry by blain_holidays on Jan 31, 2015

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... to the Canal du Midi which was built in the 19th century to link the Atlantic to the Mediterranean, this canal joins with the same canal we visited in Moissac a couple of weeks ago. The canal has got Nathan and Traci thinking that this might be a nice trip to take on a future holiday!

We then found the gothic styled Cathedral of St Michel, this large cathedral has an interesting history after initially being built as a parish church, then later fortified for ...


A travel blog entry by stumblebum on Sep 08, 2014

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... journey even if it was very typical of every other medieval town,
including San Marino and Mont San Michel. It made a pleasant end to
the day and the end of the holiday. We dined outside yet again, in a
small square jammed full of dining tables from at least four
restaurants. We finally wandered back to the hotel, well after
darkness had fallen, admiring the flood-lit ancient city walls.



A travel blog entry by garbogaz on Aug 13, 2014

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... for dinner with a local red from Argan .. Returned home to Hotel du Chateau, just outside the walls of the Old City. Our bedroom was lit up like Xmas from the street lights...Kath not happy, put a blanket up on the window ,still not happy,so she rings reception gets the night guy down.ready to fire up ...like what is he going to do its 11.30pm he walks in looks at us as if we are idiots leans out the window grabs and closes the shutters...room pitch black.....how do you ...

Day 38 - and then there was one!

A travel blog entry by lindeelee on Nov 14, 2013

2 comments, 23 photos

... of town amongst the everyday shops and cafés. Just gobsmacking really. Eight fifty euro entry which included the audio guide. Was interesting listening to how it was back in the day. Fascinating that no other society had an equivalent of this. Strolled through the old town. Nimes is a great town - had two coffees at different places and both were fabulous, but that's not the only reason. It's easy to get around and lots of winding streets to explore. It ...

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