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Montolieu or The Village of The Books

For book lovers not yet converted to e-readers who find themselves in the Aude, Montolieu is an ideal spot. It’s an idyllically pretty little village of 800 residents situated 16 kilometres from Carcassonne in the heart of the Cabardès vineyards. … Continue reading

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Bastille Day in the Aude

The 14 July is the French national day, known as la fête nationale or le quatorze juillet. It’s the day France celebrates the beginning of the French Revolution, when on 14 July 1789 the people of Paris stormed the prison … Continue reading

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Art Show and Sale, Laroque de Fa, April 16 to May 1, 2011

Here’s an opportunity to discover part of the Aude that you may not know.  Go to the Art show and sale that opens this weekend in Laroque de Fa.  The opening with a ‘degustion’ is from 18.00 to 20.00 this … Continue reading

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Vinocamp Languedoc Saturday, March 19, 2011 · 9:00am – 8:00pm

photo © 2009 Ryan O’Connell | more info (via: Wylio) If you’re near Carcassonne this weekend you might want to check out Vinocamp Languedoc. It’s an opportunity to learn more about Languedoc AOC wines and the people who make them.  … Continue reading

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