Travel Blogs from Carcassonne
... Mum. After this, we walked around the castle walls and we were going to go up even higher but it cost 8€ each so we didn't bother. We then went back to the campsite to get ready to go out on a bike ride. It was a big cycle path which went around the castle, over the river and into the town before coming back again. During the bike ride, we got bread for dinner, ice creams and smoothies. By the time we got back. it was really hot and I was ...
We were recommended to visit an African safari nearby - a drive in and walk thru safari where animals from bears to lions roam freely.
It was an hour's drive and it was an interesting park. The weather was very hot to make it authentic!
We spent the whole afternoon there and drove around twice, the second time the animals were out and waiting to be fed!
... old city.
After the visit, we went for a cool and refreshing boat trip on the Canal du Midi for 2 hours, which took us out to the tree lined avenues and pass 2 canal locks.
We returned to our chateau hotel for a pleasant dinner in the gardens.
... itself is very cool. Unfortunately, we didn’t
know that they were holding a summer concert series in the amphitheatre, as
Elton John was performing about a week ago and we missed Lana Del Rey by a day.
Funny enough, Mike and the Mechanics were scheduled to perform tomorrow. We
took in the place, including a tour of the grounds and some of the history. We
then went to one of the medieval shows that ...
Robert We got up early ( Robyn had mostly packed the night before ) had breakfast and walked to the Sagrada Familia. We arrived just before nine thirty, our pre-booked entry time and wandered around looking for the entrance. We found the entrance and had our tickets scanned. Oops, a small problem, the hotel booked them for us but booked them for Wednesday not Thursday. The workers are very polite and direct us to the ticket booth, which is on the other side of ...