The Languedoc region has some excellent festivals that perfectly sum up the relaxed way of life in the South of France. If you are visiting the Languedoc, then follow our guide to find the best Languedoc festivals month by month. From the obscure festivals dedicated to figs and apricots, to the large Languedoc festivals which attract thousands and thousands of visitors. From sporting events, through to music festivals and big street parties; we try and capture all the best Languedoc festivals to visit all year around.
Whether you're visiting the Languedoc on holiday or you're a regular visitor, then experiencing the local markets is a real treat. Buzzing with life, full of colour, aromas and sounds; the markets of Languedoc is where you will find some of the best local produce in the South of France. I am sure that you will not want to go to a market everyday, but we have presented our selection of the best markets in Languedoc in a daily list to help you narrow down your choice. The markets we have chosen keep to a high standard in both the Summer and Winter. As with any market, you're best to get their early to grab your parking space and get the best deals.
No less than 10 Languedoc wines feature in the Sunday Times list of the top wines to buy in 2010. The respected Sunday Times wine critic, Janice Robinson, has picked out 10 Languedoc wines in her wine buyers guide for 2010. Beating off stiff competition from Australia, Spain, Chile, South Africa and Bordeaux, the Languedoc wines topped the poll.
The Languedoc is one of the most fascinating areas of Europe, It has a wonderful climate, rich wildlife, a spectacular coast, chic resorts, beautiful scenery and astonishing history. It is a perfect French holiday destination, with long sunny days, Mediterranean beaches, wonderful food and wine, mountains & national parks, ancient towns & villages, Greek and Roman architecture, and thousands of miles of walks and bike rides.
Beautiful Collioure is one of my favourite destinations in the South of France. With the Pyrenees mountains tumbling into the sea, the impressive harbour, the castle, wonderful old church, beach-side restaurants, narrow old streets, bijou boutiques, art trails and three beaches; what more could you ask for in one town? Read on form more Collioure tourist information.
If you love excellent food and wine, then there can be no finer restaurant in the South of France as Auberge du Vieux Puits. This Michelin star restaurant is run by the celebrated French chef, Gilles Goujon; and it has just received its 3rd Michelin star award. I can not recommend this restaurant highly enough. The food, the service, the wine, the cheese . . . all were excellent.
Looking to top up your tan on agreat beach in France this summer? Here is the Go Languedoc! selection of the best beaches in Languedoc and the South of France. Following a summer spent visiting the coastline of Southern France, here is our insider's guide to the best Languedoc beaches in the South of France.
There are 10 very good reasons for advertising your Languedoc holiday rental property on Go Languedoc. Go Languedoc specialises in Languedoc Gite rental advertising in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of the South of France. Find out why you should advertise your French gite with Go Languedoc
With the baking summer sun in the South of France, kicking off your flip flops and diving into a cool swimming pool is very appealing. If you are looking for a villa in the South of France with a pool, we have a wide selection of properties that can meet your needs.
If you are looking for a long term rental in France, perhaps whilst you search for a house to buy or come for a long vacation, then we have a number of French properties suitable for a long term let. At Go Languedoc we make sure that all our long term rental properties are properly equipped for a long term lets, especially over the winter months. If you are looking for long term rentals, France, then Go Languedoc is the place to start looking.