A weekly update of local news in the Pyrenees-Orientales
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.
Airport News. List of flights between the UK and Ireland to Perpignan, Beziers, Carcassonne, Nimes, Toulouse, Montpellier in Occitania, and South Catalonia – Girona and Barcelona’s El Prat Airport.
The Théâtre des Aspres in Thuir invites you join them for another season of diverse theatre and performance.
The Théâtre de l’Archipel in Perpignan has an artistic programme bursting with cultural delights
Not a new release but definitely worth a read if you haven’t already, or a re-read if you have!
Author and aerial adventure photographer, Garrett Fisher, shares his bird’s eye view of our beautiful region from his antique 1949 plane
Commemorating the 30th anniversary of his death, the town of Perpignan has brought together two exclusive photography exhibitions, documenting the extraordinary life of the one and only Salvador Dalí.
Filmed between La Jonquera and Le Boulou, Spanish director Pablo Guirado tells the story of truck driver Mario who transports illegal immigrants from southern Spain into into France, aboard his refrigerated truck