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Address: 42 rue Barbes | Marché ouvert des maraîchers, 11000, Carcassonne, France
Phone Number: 33 0468 723 481

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We went down here on both saturday and sudnay morning for as troll waht a difference - saturday bustling busy and so vibrant, sunday really really queit worth a walk if you want... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2016
swift314
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

We went down here on both saturday and sudnay morning for as troll waht a difference - saturday bustling busy and so vibrant, sunday really really queit worth a walk if you want to get into the real part of town

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We walk through town thanks to a tourist map from tourism info. There are some nice buildings and it's very quiet compare to the medieval town.

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Hangzhou, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

This was a charming area to walk around in during the day. Many shops and restaurants to check out if you haven't made any plans. There is even an alright art gallery that you can go to for free that takes about an hour or so to see.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

A maze of narrow streets with shops, cafes and lovely old buildings to wander around many of which could do with some tlc.

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Cornwall, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

I am staying in the Bastide and I enjoy the markets and the meat and fish shops. Can be a bit dodgy at night though.

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Centreville, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

As we were staying in the Bastide area of Carcassonne, we enjoyed walking around the narrows street and came upon this main square where local children were playing and a carousel was running. The tourist office has an informative brochure and map that outlines walking routes through the Bastide area of the city. The map was an invaluable help in... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

This area of the newer city is full of shops and restaurants and you can spend a pleasant half day meandering around the shops and we enjoyed a pleasant lunch sitting outside in the main square watching the world go by.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

The new `old` town of Carcassonne La Bastide, is a complex of intersecting streets making it appear slightly maze-like. It`s narrow roads all trying their best to confuse you into making a wrong turn. So take your street map and after you`ve walked through it once or twice, you should find your way around. We spent a bit of time... More 

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Staffordshire England
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Not worth the car parking charge. Run down back streets. Main square ok but very busy. Some nice clothes shops but not much else. Why go here when the medieval city is over the river.

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Waukegan Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

The Carcassonne Bastides in France is good for nice stroll, there ia a food market on thursdays in the inner square.....there many little shops, cafes, out side food stops....you can walk for a coupe of hous and see all of this...

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