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Port Lauragais (11 Aude)

Motorway Service Area (aire) on the A61 Autoroute des 2 Mers between Toulouse and Castelnaudry ….

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Limoux – Blanquette, Cremant or plain?

The Limoux region sports 4 different wine appellations – 3 sparkling + 1 still ….

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Tour de France

The extraordinary professional cycle race the Tour de France and its accompanying circus and roadshow ….

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The Top places to visit in France

French TV Channel France 2 has published a list of the Top places to visit ….

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Wine and Eels at Gruissan

The coastal town of Gruissan (11 Aude, Occitanie) is near Narbonne and is part of ….

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Bastille Day Carcassonne

Many celebrations take place across France on Bastille Day (14 July 2018). but one of ….

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Limoux Carnaval

The town of Limoux (11 Aude, Occitanie) south of Carcassonne and in the foothills of ….

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Carcassonne Gras Market

The town of Carcassonne (11 Aude, Occitanie) holds its “Marché aux Gras” (literally “fat market) ….

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Brass music festival in Limoux

We tend to connect Brass Bands with gritty northern towns in the UK, but by ….

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Minervois festival

The Minervois region of the Languedoc holds a wide-ranging cultural festival from 26 June – ….

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Cassoulet Festival at Castelnaudry

The town of Castelnaudry (11 Aude, Occitanie) celebrates its Fete du Cassoulet 22 – 26 ….

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Les Clos Perdus

Les Clos Perdus is a small winery founded by an unlikely combination of an ….

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New visitor centre for Mount Tauch winery

Deep in deepest southern France the wine cooperative of Mont Tauch is in the heart ….

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British Winemakers turned French Vignerons

Simon Hawkins at Domaine du Fontenay

Jancis Robinson in the Financial Times (12 May ….

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Camping on a Vineyard in Cabardes

We keep coming across gites and Bed & Breakfast (Chambres d’Hote) on vineyards in France, ….

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Festival of the Wind at Leucate

Leucate (11 Aude, Occitanie) is a peninsula which juts out into the Mediterranean and encompasses ….

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Corbières – of wine and websites

The Aude département (11 Languedoc-Roussillon) straddles the Autouroute des Deux Mers (A62) as it heads ….

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Toulouse goes Latin!

Every summer the city of Toulouse (31 Haut-Garonne, Occitanie) holds a world music festival, and ….

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Languedoc Wine and Food experiences

The Languedoc is such a rich region to visit and explore – wine, history, food, ….

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Cabardes AC

Cabardès AC is a small, lesser-known Languedoc Appellation, north west of Carcassonne (11 Aude, Languedoc). ….

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