The forests and mountains of the Pyrénées-Orientales will soon be echoing with the sound of gunfire, as hunting season begins in the region.
Despite what you might sometimes witness French roads, it IS obligatory for cars to stop for pedestrians at pedestrian crossings.
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water….. Summer 2017 sees the return of the jellyfish to the Catalan coast…but no more than past years so no need to abandon…
After a hard day soaking up the sun on the endless sandy beach at Saint Cyprien, as dusk begins to fall you may be asking yourself how best to prolong those feel-good vibes? Well we’ve got just the answer… St Cyp en Live!
August could bring potential chaos to Barcelona Airport, with severe delays and long queues, as security staff vote to strike via a series of hour-long walk outs, set to take place at 05h30, 10h30, 16h30 and 18h30 every Friday, Sunday and Monday from 4 August.
DIPPING – an activity in which a group of people locate a private swimming pool and arrange to swim there without permission when the owner is absent.
The prefect for the Pyrenees 0rientales has this week announced special measures for water restriction in the region as water supplies in local reservoirs become dangerously low.
Nearly 30 years after his death in 1989, Salvador Dalí’s remains were exhumed this week in order take DNA samples to resolve a paternity case. He was buried in a crypt beneath the Dali museum in Figueres.
Today, terns, avocets and other waders flock to the previously-abandoned area to nest and breed.
Saffron production is a labour of love – a process so labour intensive that it is hardly surprising that the fiery coloured spice is the most expensive in the world.