• 10 famous places in France to visit in 2020

    Famous places in France to visitIf you are looking for some famous places to visit in France during 2020, then here is a list of my 10 personal favourites. France remains the number one tourist destination in the World. I am sure that I have missed off some obvious places to

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  • 12 Carcassonne houses to rent in France long term in 2020

    Carcassonne houses rent long term FranceCarcassonne is a good place to be based near for a long term rental in the South of France. Not only do you have one of France's most prominent tourist sites on your doorstep, but you are also blessed with picturesque scenery. These Carcassonne houses are all available to rent long term in 2020.

  • 9 cheap villas to rent near Carcassonne airport France 2020

    carcassonne villas france 2020This selection of 9 cheap villas to rent in South France are within 30-40 mins drive of Carcassonne airport and offer some great deals on 2020 holidays. With the large number of Ryanair low cost flights into Carcassonne from the UK and Ireland, the local area is a good choice as a base for a family holiday in France during summer 2020. 

  • Best Languedoc restaurants Carcassonne medieval city: La Marquière

    la mariqiere restaurants carcassonneI have never eaten here, but friends of ours reckon that it is the pick of the Languedoc restaurants in Carcassonne's medieval city. This family-run bistro serves classy, beautifully presented French cuisine in an

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  • Best Languedoc restaurants Carcassonne: Chez Saskia

    chez saskia carcassonne restaurantsThis little Languedoc restaurant next to the Hotel de la Cité inside Carcassonne's castle walls, offers classic French dining. Here you will find a proper cassoulet (not the poor imitations cooked up down the road).

  • Best places to visit in France in 2018

    Places to visit in FranceI was recently asked by a client to provide a list of the best places to visit in France during his month long tour. He was already pretty familiar with Paris, but he wanted to explore the rest of the country. This was the list of 20 places in France to visit

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  • Best restaurants Carcassonne

    chez saskia carcassonne restaurantsIf you are coming to Carcassonne on vacation and you want some tips on the best restaurants in Carcassonne to eat, we have selected some of the best restaurants in Carcassonne's medieval city and in the town itself. The cuisine in Carcassonne and the Aude region leans heavily on authentic local produce.  

  • 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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  • Cheap flights to Carcassonne airport France 2020

    carcassonne airport franceCarcassonne airport provides cheap flights to Languedoc and the South of France, mainly through Ryanair (from UK, Ireland & Netherlands), but also with Iberia to Alicante and Atlas to Algeria. The 2020 schedule of flights to Carcassonne airport continues the

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  • Cheap flights to Languedoc & South France in 2020

    flights to languedocWith Ryanair and Easyjet still offering great deals on cheap flights to the Languedoc region in France, now is the time to plan your next holiday in the Languedoc. Here is the full summer 2020 schedule of cheap flights to the 6 low cost airports in Languedoc

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  • Exceptional historical sites in Languedoc France

    arles roman baths365The Languedoc is an amazing historical region of France to discover. It has more historic sites to explore than any other region of France outside of Paris. Within the Languedoc, there are 6 UNESCO World heritage sites, as well as numerous other tourist sites covering Paleolithic cave paintings, Roman monuments, Cathar ruins, medieval hilltop villages and remnants from the early industrial age.

  • Holidays in Carcassonne vacation villa rentals

    carcassonne3If you are looking for a good base for a holiday in the South of France, Carcassonne is ideal. Not only do you have the wonderful Carcassonne castle on your doorstep, but you are also in striking distance of the Mediterranean beaches, Cathar ruins,

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  • Hungry Fox restaurant, Cuxac-Cabardes near Carcassonne

    hungry fox interior 366The Hungry Fox restaurant located in the quaint village of Cuxac-Cabardes, close to Carcassonne has a gained a good reputation amongst the locals for lovely food and excellent value for money. This family run restaurant is famous for it's pizzas, made fresh on site by the chef.

  • Languedoc restaurants in Carcassonne: Cuisine Jardinière de Saisons

    robert rodrigues carcassone restaurantRobert Rodriguez's Languedoc restaurant in Carcassonne is described in the Michelin guide as "An authentic bistro, friendly and beautifully retro. The chef prefers to use organic products and dishes are very generous and

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  • 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 airports - flights to UK, Ireland & Europe

    nice airportThere are 10 low cost airports in South of France which provide cheap flights to South of France from the UK, Ireland & Europe. With Ryanair and Easyjet still offering great deals on cheap flights to South France, now is the time to plan your next

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  • The 20 best South of France cities to visit in 2020

    best cities south franceIf you are planning a trip to France during 2020 and you are looking for ideas about the best South of France cities to visit on your tour, then we have compiled a guide to the 20 Best South France cities to visit. After Paris, the South of France is

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  • Tourist information Carcassonne: what to see in Carcassonne

    x carcassonneCarcassonne's wonderful castle is certainly what you come to Carcassonne to see, but there are many other things to see in Carcassonne, France. Carcassonne's castle is one of the top tourist attractions in France. It is only when you arrive that you can get a true

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  • Where to go in the South of France in 2020

    where to go in south franceI am often asked to help clients pick out places to visit in the South of France during their vacation. If you are planning your summer holidays in France for 2020 and you are looking for information on where to go in the South of France, then just

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