"I almost can't believe I'm witnessing
this. We're inside
the fortress of terror
, our very own Mordor
..." [more inside]
In the South of France you'll find the fortified city of Carcassonne, a UNESCO World Heritage site
, and a classic example of the medieval fortified city
. Built upon the ruins of forts that predate Christianity, Carcassonne
is one of the most photogenic
places I've ever seen
, never more so than on Bastille Day, when the city sets the night
. A full gallery of Carcassonne fireworks can be found here
Vive Le Google!
...or maybe "Viva La Google" or something...
I don't think I've seen Google use their logo to celebrate a non-American holiday before. Will we get holidays from around the world now? Can we expect a glorious logo for St. Swithin's Day? Where will it end????