Pyréneés-Orientales, France

It's France with a Spanish flavour. A look at our journey from Perpignan down to the seaside town of Collioure via Céret a village famed for its cherries and art.

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24 Hours in Céret and Collioure, France

Perpignan is a splendid example of French Catalan culture, but why not make it a long weekend and explore the seaside town of Collioure and the artistic haven of Céret for as little as 1€! Before France becomes a wine induced hazy memory, we wanted to share a couple of day trips around the Pyrénées-Orientales, the [...]

Carcassonne, France in 24 Hours

The medieval city of Carcassonne is one of those places that seems almost unreal, but this 12th century castle is waiting to be explored and it can be done in 24 hours!

Montpellier, France City Guide

We didn't expect much from Montpellier while we planned our month long trip from the Alps through Western Europe. The only thing we knew was that it was a bit of a hub for students and not too far from the Mediterranean. After a long struggle with French train strikes and a lot of waiting [...]