Lourdes is a small town in the Midi-Pyrénées region of southern France. Nestled in the foothils of the Pyrenees mountains at an altitude of about 420 metres above sea level, it only has about 15,000 inhabitants, but caters to 5 million visitors annually.
From the Lourdes Travel Guide
I had an internet booking for a double bed room for two persons. But on arrival they offered only a twin room stating that no double rooms were available. When I protested, the receptionist offered to pay back my rent already deposited and there was no apology for the shabby treatment. ... more
to visit Lourdes approximately half way between Biarritz and Toulouse and another famous city of Christian pilgrimage. For much of its history Lourdes was a small regional town whose most notable feature ...
Posted in Paul & Shelly's European Vacation 2009 by paulymx