Some cities around the world are marked by unique architecture and attract thousands of curious tourists who intend to go back in time. It is the case of medieval cities, found in Europe. Between castle walls these wonderful cities impress the world with their unique constructions.

See below for a list of medieval towns to visit:

Carcassonne – France

An exceptional example of a medieval fortified city, Carcassonne is one of the most visited cities in the southern region of France. The city underwent a restoration process during the 19th century, directed by Eugène Viollet-le-Duc, which allowed it to regain its unique appearance. The city has been classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site since 1997.

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Bruges – Belgium

A medieval town in northeastern Belgium, Bruges was an important commercial hub of Belgium during the Middle Ages, its famous canals and ramparts gave the city the title of Venice of the North.


Photo: Klaus Kehrls / Flickr

Siena – Italy

Built in the region of Tuscany in Italy, the city of Siena is formed by medieval constructions generating the sensation to tourists who visit the city of being transported in time.


Photo: Paulo Sentieiro / Flickr

York – England

The city of York flourished during the Middle Ages, when it became the center of the wool trade, one of the most curious points of the city is a street called Micklegate, from which stories about beheadings come out, with the heads being exposed to alert the rest. of the population.


Photo: Jack Brittain

Dubrovnik – Croatia

The city that became even more famous after appearing in the famous series Game of Thrones, has several walls that protect the city and has been declared a World Heritage Site.


Photo: Mariusz Kluzniak

Tallinn – Estonia

The city, which is practically formed by medieval buildings, was also declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco and is the capital of Estonia. The city center is the main tourist attraction and has several cultural events and festivals throughout the year that liven up the place.


Photo: Xakyxak / Flickr

Trakai – Lithuania

During the Middle Ages, Trakai was the capital of Lithuania and today it is an important tourist destination in the country, attracting mainly lovers of history and architecture. The city is located on a narrow peninsula between three lakes and has the only castle in the world built on an island.


Photo: Xakyxak / Flickr

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