Lourdes is situated in Midi Pyrénées ( South west of France ), approximatively 850 kms from Paris (see how to get to Lourdes from Paris).
Lourdes is a small town (see Lourdes map) renowned for its basilica and cave (Grotte de Massabielle) where Bernadette Soubirous, a 14 years old girl, had 18 vision of the Virgin Mary. Lourdes is know an international catholic pilgrimage direction, were happen some medical miracles.
Lourdes is situated at the foot of the Pyrenees mountains and so, the city has a typical mountain weather (see Lourdes weather)
Toulouse city is situated in Midi Pyrenees, France
Toulouse city is situated approximatively 650 kms from Paris. (see how to get to Toulouse from Paris)
Toulouse is situated on the banks of the Garonne river, and offers fine typical architecture, made of pink bricks (Toulouse is called the « pink city », ou « Ville Rose »), luscious food (Restaurant in Toulouse). See places to see in Toulouse and around Toulouse
The weather of Toulouse is usually rainy in winter and hot in summer