QOriginally created in the 70s as a reservoir to supply local agriculture, the lake at Villeneuve-de-la-Raho quickly became a leisure area for sailing, fishing and sunbathing, attracting growing numbers of locals and tourists alike because of its easy access.
There are so many beautiful and affectionate animals in shelters around the region just waiting to love you. So if you’re looking for a furry friend, please do think hard before you buy from a breeder.
NEED SOME LIGHT RELIEF? MISSING ENGLISH THEATRE? Don’t miss Chuckle Soup from new English Language Theatre Company Cherry Orchard Theatre.
P-O Naturally – Test your Knowledge!
It is to writer Charles Perrault (1628 – 1703) that we owe the modern version of the fairy tale.
A weekly update of local news in the Pyrenees-Orientales
Once again, the prefecture of the Pyrenees-Orientales warns of the potential dangers of flu, reminding us that last year around 5 – 10 per day were infected.
While visiting the Grand Hotel, the old village of Molitg should not be ignored. At its medieval centre is the 12th century church against which leans the 14th or 15th century Chateau de Molitg.
Coming from the French word terre for “soil,” the word terroir originally described the special characteristics of a region, or piece of land, which gave different varieties of wine, coffee and tea their individuality. (Soil, climate, position, regional traditions….)
It’s time to get rid of all those 500 euro notes in your purses, wallets, stashed under the mattress……. as the €500 banknote will no longer be printed after January 2019. Existing five-hundreders will of course be honoured until they’re all spent up.