Visit Dordogne’s spectacular castles

Visit Dordogne’s spectacular castles

The beautiful department of Dordogne is situated in the south-western part of France, in the region of Aquitaine. Besides the natural beauty which characterizes the landscapes, the department is well-known among visitors for its wonderful castles. If you love to visit historical building like castles on your holiday, Dordogne is the right choice for you. The most famous castles of Dordogne are the following: Château de Puymartin, Château des Milandes, Château de Castelnaud, Château de... [ read more ]

The best Cathar Castles

The best Cathar Castles

The Cathar Castles are actually fortresses which were built by the French king after the Albigensian Crusade. The term “Cathar Castles” is actually used by the industry of tourism. There are numerous spectacular Cathar Castles, all of them situated in the southern part of France, in the vicinity of Carcassonne. The royal citadels are practically five fortresses resisted numerous assaults. These are magnificent castles which are very attractive to visitors. Château d'Aguilar, Château de P... [ read more ]