Carcassonne, a Medieval city, is the largest fortified town in Europe. The Romans fortified the hilltop around 100 BC. Carcassonne became strategically identified when Romans fortified the hilltop around 100 BC. The city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
We arrived at sunset and left after sunrise the next morning. I had to see the city under both morning and evening light, but that wasn’t enough…I also wanted night and star shots, so I didn’t sleep very much that night!