Laon, former capital of France.
Located on a hill overlooking the plain of 100 meters, the city of Laon has a charming historic center (Uptown) encircled by walls with the old cathedral, numerous churches, streets and medieval alleys charged with a rich past in architecture.
Laon has the largest conservation area in France! 83 monuments located within the precincts of the city.
Gastronomic specialty: the cobblestones of Laon chocolate.