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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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The Fête du Cassoulet 2013

At 2am on the Sunday of this year’s Fête du Cassoulet, I looked out of the sitting-room window of our house in Castelnaudary. The crowd in the square outside was dancing along to the live band. Fortified by Castelnaudary’s “ … Continue reading

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My Brocante – Yard sale near Carcassonne July 29 and 30 2011

Friday July 29 and Saturday July 30 – Great stuff for sale cheap. What: Brocant/yard sale When: Friday and Saturday July 29 and 30, 2011 from 10.00 to 16.00 Where: Domaine de Domneuve, 11220 Montlaur I’m in the process of … Continue reading

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