St Ferréol hermitage where the view changes around every corner of its tree-filled grounds. Walk one way and you’ll see the Pyrenees melt into a Matisse-blue sea, go through the old stone gateway and Mount Canigou and entourage wearing their capes of early snow dominate the mountainscape.

Summer in the Vallespir After a confined spring indoors, where better to let your hair down outdoors (with care) than the Vallespir? Hiking, biking, canyoning, tree climbing, teleski, paddle, canoe, paragliding are just some of…