Basilica Saint Sernin, in Toulouse, France (my hometown) Roman Catholic. Year consecrated:1180 - As well as Saint Saturnin, Saint Honoratus is also buried here.The crypt contains the relics of many other saints. It is said to include a thorn that used to belong to the "Crown of Thorns" Jesus wore during his crucifixion. The Basilica of St. Sernin was designated in 1998 a UNESCO World Heritage site because of its significance to the Santiago de Compostela pilgrimage route.
Dubbed La Ville Rose (The Pink City) for its many pink-hued brick buildings, Toulouse has so much to offer traveling families. We can honestly say, it is one of the most attractive places we've ever visited! Here's how we made the most of our time in Toulouse. A mini guide to help you plan an amazing family trip.