The Abbey of Saint-Hilaire (Aude, France) : Burial place of the Counts of Carcassonne,
Cradle of the Blanquette de Limoux
The Abbey of Saint Hilaire, located in the vicinity of the medieval city of Carcassonne , in the depth of the Cathar Country, has gone through 10 centuries of histories… Founded in the 8th century, during the reign of Charlemagne, it has known prosperity.
But after the 14th century, it has known decline and it closed its doors in the 18th century, before the French Revolution…
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