Tag Archives: Carcassonne

Market day

    There are 3 markets during the week in Carcassonne which all take place in the main square in the middle of town. Two smaller one on Tuesdays and Thursday and the major on       It is … Continue reading

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Fête du vin

  I am looking forward to this year’s Fête du vin in Carcassonne Place Carnot on October 17th and 18th. Apart from the possibility to taste and meet local “vignerons”, there is quite a musical program to be enjoyed. More … Continue reading

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Rugby really?

A group of UK friends, all rugby mad, have been spending the past few weeks in a rented accomodation in Collioures by the seaside. They decided to take the opportunity andcome here to Carcassonne for a couple of days. I … Continue reading

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Cocoa & Grapes

We had the opportunity last week to take part in a discovery tour “Cocoa & Grapes” organised and run by our friend Brent.   Brent demonstrated his vast knowledge of the area and the town of Carcassonne but also his … Continue reading

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June has arrived

I often consider June as the best month of the year. Going back in time, it was the end of the school year and the beginning of the 3 months summer holidays. The end of school usually coincided with my … Continue reading

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Saint Vincent

Yesterday was Saint Vincent (patron saint of wine and wine growers) days. The yearly march through town, benediction of the wine and banquet took place. Have a look here

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Interesting info

Another interesting post  from our US friends Bill & Bob in their blog “Let’s live in France“. Are we seeing you guys this weekend? We are going in the evening.    

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