France Day 10: Toulouse, La Ville Rose September 16th 2004 The Sights
We took the public bus into town which was effortless. The new metro is open but it is still only one line and only gives access to the most populous places. Old Toulouse is pretty small so it was not too much trouble to get around town.
Toulouse is really an incredible city and probably does not get its due credit despite being the 5th largest city in France. The town h ... read more
Europe » France » Midi-Pyrénées » Toulouse Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more