Carcassonne Cité The medieval walled town lies on the right bank of the river Aude. It has 52 towers connected by two rings of battlements that stretch for 3km. It has been used for many film settings including Robin Hood (Kevin Costner). The fairytale cite is truly breathtaking and attracts[…]
Carcassonne invites you to discover the ‘Cathar’ history. The word ‘Cathar’ encompasses several realities and as many imaginative worlds. Historically, it refers to the men and women who believed in, or were connected with, a medieval Christian religion that sprang up in Europe around the middle of the 10th century[…]
Carcassonne apartments for holiday rentals are situated close to the Leucate beach. Imagine the fine sandy beaches and a crystal-clear water. Close your eyes and there you are! Discover a sea-resort where everything is planned for families and where your comfort is the most important. Discover “Le biquet” : the decor, the beach, the[…]
Mirepoix, a medieval bastide Mirepoix, small town of 3100 permanent inhabitants is located halfway between Carcassonne and Foix. It is in the tenth century that the first time his name is mentioned in a charter granted to the inhabitants by Raymond Roger Count of Foix. He is credited with Celtic[…]
The Cathedral Basilica of Saint Cecilia Albi Cathedral, formally the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Cecilia (French: Basilique Cathédrale Sainte-Cécile d’Albi), is the most important Catholic building in Albi, France, and the seat of the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Albi (in full, Albi-Castres-Lavaur). First built as a fortress in the aftermath of theAlbigensian Crusade; begun in[…]
Toulouse is the perfect destination for your holidays. The pink city happily combines heritage and lifestyle. Toulouse will seduce you with its incomparable lifestyle and its rich historical heritage. From the Garonne to the Canal du Midi, your stay in Toulouse will be a great moment of pleasure.
At the heart of the salt, in this exeptional site, you will settle to enjoy oysters from Saint Martin. La cambuse du Saunier Gruissan, an 45 minutes drive from Carcassonne.
L’Abbaye-Château de Camon is an ancient Benedictine monastery dating back to the tenth century. It is situated in the beautiful village of Camon in the foothills of the Pyrénées. Surrounded by forest and pasture it is only a ten minute drive from the medieval town of Mirepoix.