Toulouse is the largest cultural, scientific and industrial center of the Southern regions of France. The city is famous for its centuries-old history and rich culture. There are a large number of museums, parks, churches, also it has a huge number of boutiques of famous brands that attracts many tourists.
Which are the most important attractions to see? The Church Saint-Georges and Saint-Simon, the Capitol, the embankment of the Garonne, the pink facade of the Great Hall. You can stroll along the narrow ancient streets and see the rich villas of XVII – XIX centuries.
Many of the buildings are built of pink brick, so the color pink is a distinctive feature of this city.
The Basilica of St Saturnin is the largest Romanesque Cathedral in Europe, it was built in the XI – XII century and it is in the heritage list of UNESCO.
It is important to note the peculiarities of local cuisine, without this the trip will not be complete. One of the most popular national dishes is Cassoulet, it is a stew of beans with several kinds of meat, that is served in pots. Foie Gras – the candied violets, the cake “fenetre”, in general, a rich array of unusual dishes will not leave You hungry and indifferent.