• Auberge du Vieux Puits, Michelin star restaurant, Languedoc

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    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

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  • Auberge du Vieux Puits, Michelin star restaurant, Languedoc

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    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

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  • Beach holidays in France

    x gruissan plage2If you are planning your beach holidays in France this summer and you want to find some of the best South of France beaches and the best beach houses to rent, then follow the Go Languedoc guide to family beach holidays in France. The Languedoc has some of the best

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  • Best French markets: Narbonne market

    narbonneWhen everything else in Languedoc is shut on a Sunday, visiting Narbonne market provides you with a burst of life. Spread around the centre of Narbonne on either side of the canal, Narbonne market mainly sells clothing, leather goods, shoes, etc. But there is a wonderful indoor food market that is one of the bestin Languedoc. The food here is excellent, especially the cheese and pate.

  • Best Languedoc beaches: Gruissan Plage, France

    x gruissan plage4Gruissan Plage, close to Narbonne is a marvellous wide open stretch of flat sand that guarantees you and your family plenty of space, even in the height of summer. This is one of our favourite amongst all the

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  • Best South of France cities to visit

    beziers city southern franceThe South of France is home to some of the most picturesque cities in France to visit. Apart from the well-known cities such as Nice, Cannes and Marseille, you will find a wealth of beautiful French cities to visit. Outside of the summer, a visit to the

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  • Fitou wines of Languedoc

    fitouFitou. I wouldn't want to live there (too remote for my liking), but what great wines. I always think that the Fitou wines remind me of drinking Rioja. The flavours of these deep reds hit you after 30 seconds.

  • Minerve, Cathar village Languedoc

    Minerve2The lovely medieval village of Minerve, 45 minutes west of Beziers, is one of the most beautiful villages in the Languedoc. Dating back to the 12th Century, this former Cathar stronghold, is perched on the edge of a lovely gorge.

  • Minervois wine, South France

    minervois winesThe Minervois wine region located in a triangle between Narbonne, Carcassonne and Beziers has been consistently turning out outstanding Languedoc wines for the last two decades. The Minervois wines are now firmly established as some of the premier wines in Languedoc. The Domus Maximus wine, from the Minervois wine region was voted the 'best wine in the world' by Wine critics in 2009.

  • South of France with kids: Sigean African Safari park

    lionThe Sigean African Safari park, South of France, is very well laid out and has all the animals you can think off: Lions, Giraffes, Rhinos, Gorillas, Elephants (my son Archie's favourite), Emus with attitude and lots and lots of  Monkeys. If you are looking to spend

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  • Where to visit in France: Narbonne tourism

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    When you approach Narbonne, France, from a distance it appears like a normal modern city with its high rise buildings in its centre. But as you get nearer what surprises you is that these buildings that dominate the skyline are in fact some of Narbonne's

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