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Discover Narbonne

Discover Narbonne

Discover Narbonne: Where History, Culture, and Gastronomy MeetSituated along the banks of the Canal de la Robine, Narbonne boasts a rich history dating back to Roman times. In this guide, we invite you to discover Narbonne's rich tapestry of history, vibrant culture,...

10 Unmissable Sites in Languedoc

10 Unmissable Sites in Languedoc

10 Unmissable Sites in LanguedocThe sun-kissed region of Languedoc boasts an unparalleled blend of rich history, stunning landscapes, and a vibrant cultural tapestry. This enchanting area beckons travellers with its diverse offerings, ranging from medieval towns to...

Christmas Markets South of France 2023

Christmas Markets South of France 2023

Christmas Markets South of France 2023The south of France is not well-known for it's Christmas markets but almost every town and village will have a Christmas market at some stage from mid-November to New Year, but usually just for a day.  The big towns and cities,...

Birdwatching in the Languedoc

Birdwatching in the Languedoc

Birdwatching in the LanguedocBirdwatching enthusiasts from around the world are discovering that birdwatching in the Languedoc is an exceptional experience. With sightings of nearly 40% of the Western Palearctic bird species, totaling over 350 different species, this...

Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert: A Day Trip

Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert: A Day Trip

Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert: A Day TripSituated in the stunning Hérault Valley, the medieval village of Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert makes a perfect destination for a picturesque day trip. Known for its historical heritage and breathtaking natural surroundings, this hidden gem...

7 Reasons to visit Carcassonne

7 Reasons to visit Carcassonne

7 Reasons to visit CarcassonneNestled in the picturesque region of Languedoc, Carcassonne is a treasure trove of history, architectural wonders, and cultural delights. In this article, we will explore seven compelling reasons to visit Carcassonne. From its medieval...

Languedoc in the Spring

Languedoc in the Spring

10 Reasons to Visit the Languedoc in the SpringIf you're looking for a beautiful and diverse region in France to explore, the Languedoc should be at the top of your list. Located in the south, the Languedoc is known for its stunning landscapes, delicious cuisine, rich...

The Cirque de Mourèze

The Cirque de Mourèze

Exploring the Natural Beauty of Cirque de MourèzeNestled in the heart of the Hérault region is the natural wonder of Cirque de Mourèze. This breathtaking area boasts a unique collection of limestone rock formations, sculpted by centuries of erosion, that create a...

Cycling in the Orb Valley

Cycling in the Orb Valley

Cycling the Villages of the Orb Valley Discover the beauty of the Haut-Languedoc and the Orb Valley on this cycling tour. Wind your way up to Berlou through rolling hills, holm oaks, vineyards and olive groves at the foot of the Caroux. Marvel at the remarkable...

December in France

December in France

December in FranceDecember is a wonderful month to visit France, a time when the entire country comes alive with seasonal delights. Ice skating rinks are set up in major cities, often alongside Christmas markets that fill the streets and squares, attracting crowds who...

Narbonne Indoor Market

Narbonne Indoor Market

Les Halles de Narbonne Indoor MarketRunner-up in 2021 – Narbonne indoor market has just deservedly won ‘le plus beau marché de France 2022’ in a much-loved annual contest. This elegant Baltard-style pavillion, famous throughout the South of France is a must-visit for...

Autumn Fairs in Hérault and Aude

Autumn Fairs in Hérault and Aude

Some Great Autumn Fairs in the Hérault and AudeAfter the blazing heat and fast pace of a Mediterranean summer, the autumn comes as a bit of a relief. The weather is ideal - mostly warm, sunny days in the high 20s but with a bit of a breeze and cooler nights. The...

Top 5 Wild Swimming Spots in Languedoc

Top 5 Wild Swimming Spots in Languedoc

Top 5 Wild Swimming Spots in the LanguedocSummers in the Languedoc are pretty much always hot and sunny with endless blue skies. So, you definitely need places to cool off. Of course, there is “ la grande bleue” as the French call the Mediterranean Sea. But inland,...

Minervois and St Chinian Vineyards Cycling Circuit

Minervois and St Chinian Vineyards Cycling Circuit

Cycling the Minervois and St Chinian Vineyards Departing from Montouliers, the cycling loop offers beautiful views of the Minervois and Saint-Chinian vineyards. The route follows pleasant secondary roads and traverses small villages and passes several wineries where...

Les Fenestrettes Hike

Les Fenestrettes Hike

A surprising walk with breathtaking views: this astonishing path, built by the monks of Saint-Guilhem, hangs above the void. It is often thought of as the most beautiful trail in the Hérault and is an ideal complement to a visit to the village of Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert

The Most Beautiful Villages

The Most Beautiful Villages

Les Plus Beaux Villages de France (meaning “the most beautiful villages of France”) is an association created in 1982 to protect and promote the rich cultural heritage and appeal of small rural villages

Best Beaches in the Languedoc

Best Beaches in the Languedoc

The Languedoc’s beaches are vast and striking, with unbroken stretches of sand and backdrops of wild grasses. The better known ‘town’ beaches, such as Carnon, St Pierre and Canet are pretty awful – ruined by cheap concrete beach apartments. But get off the beaten...