Perpignan to London by Coach? – you MUST be Mad! Summer 2008   Looking for alternative transport to the UK? Polly Cannie took the coach from Perpignan to London a couple of years ago. Here…

L’Omelette Pascale The Easter Omelette, or ‘Omelette Pascale’ is more than just a recipe in Catalonia – it’s a whole tradition! According to legend, Napoleon Bonaparte was travelling across southern France with his army, when…

  Golf   Playing around in Languedoc Roussillon byGeorge Buchan   2006    As a generalisation, the courses I tried in May 2005 were in excellent condition, particularly the greens which were almost always true and…

  Tir des Aspres: The shooting club with a view.   By Jane Mann   “Have you ever been shooting?” I was asked. “No, not keen on killing” I replied. “No killing, clay pigeons, very…

  Rivesaltes Memorial   The first symbolic stone for the Rivesaltes camp memorial was placed by Christian Bourquin and Georges in 2007 as they recalled the events which lead to the future project becoming a…