Albi is situated between the mountains & Tarn river.

Albi1P8250029Famous Cathedrale Ste.Cécile is a jewel of gothic architecture.     
Built by Christian loyalists as a defense against the Cathare Heresy starting in the 13th century.It's a cathedrale cum fortress.The Cathedral took two centuries to build ( 1282-1480) &  It is  one of the largest brick building in the world.