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Between Mediterranean and Pyrenees the Aude Cathar Country boasts a wide variety of landscapes, and prestigious sites: In spectacular locations, discover the medieval castles of the Cathar Country, the Romanesque abbeys, and the 2 UNESCO World Heritage Sites : the Canal du Midi (houseboats), and the City of Carcassonne, biggest medieval fortress in Europe.
We also offer open air activities in the mountain or on the sea side, and our local gastronomy and great wines of the Aude
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Canal Du Midi France - Cycling Touring Distance Map.

Canal Du Midi France - Cycling  Touring  Distance Map. | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
Linking the Mediterranean Sea to the Atlantic Ocean, the Canal du Midi is an exceptional achievement, so exceptional that it’s been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. For  classic rides in the...
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Cruise an Engineering Marvel on the Canal du Midi - Canal Barge ...

Cruise an Engineering Marvel on the Canal du Midi - Canal Barge ... | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
The Canal du Midi is a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its beauty, engineering and careful construction through the Languedoc wine region of southern France.
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10 tips for cycling the Canal de Garonne and the Canal du Midi - Freewheeling France

10 tips for cycling the Canal de Garonne and the Canal du Midi - Freewheeling France | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
Tips for cycling the Canal du Midi and the Canal de Garonne. Biking from the Atlantic to the Mediterranen, from Bordeaux to Sète.
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Royal Canal du Midi

Royal Canal du Midi | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
A masterpiece sometimes called Royal, sometimes divine, always magical, or how a necessity tied to exchange between people was transformed into a haven of well-being.
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Carcassonne, Is This Medievel French City Named for A Pig?

Carcassonne, Is This Medievel French City Named for A Pig? | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
What do you think, was Carcassone France named for a pig carcass, as my rocket scientist hubby explained with this medieval town story of attack.
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Top 10 Most Medieval Castles of France | French Moments

Top 10 Most Medieval Castles of France | French Moments | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
Our team has selected for you our top 10 selection, from Alsace to Aquitaine and from Provence to Burgundy!
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The Devastating Death of Canal du Midi

The Devastating Death of Canal du Midi | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
Man and machines are attacking hundreds of kilometers of 200-year-old plane trees whose twisted trunks now groan, crack and splinter as power saws fatalistically devastate one of France's crown jew...
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Antoine Questel winner of the Leucate French Championship event ...

Antoine Questel winner of the Leucate French Championship event ... | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
Antoine Questel winner of the Leucate French Championship event. By admin, In Competition With no comments yet · Antoine Questel, current French Slalom Champion, took the victory in the third stop of the French Championship in Leucate.
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Back to Lezignan market - Montrouch Organic

Back to Lezignan market - Montrouch Organic | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
Back in the wonderful Lezignan Corbieres market today.
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Canal du Midi Bike Tour - France

Canal du Midi Bike Tour - France | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
Mary is on her second tour, Canal du Midi! http://t.co/kyStQ8dsyQ http://t.co/cJReFvfSjL
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Travelling in Carcassonne | Enjoy Your Holiday!

Travelling in Carcassonne | Enjoy Your Holiday! | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
Carcassonne represents one of the biggest treasures of France. Taking a closer look you will see one of the most enchanting, interesting and well-kept fortress in the world. With its unique history and its unsuspected touristic ...
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Carcassonne - France - Unesco World Heritage Site

Carcassonne is a fortified French town in the Aude department, of which it is the prefecture, in the former province of Languedoc. It is separated into the f...
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How to cycle the Canal du Midi | Darren Barefoot

How to cycle the Canal du Midi | Darren Barefoot | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
For 2012 and most of 2013, I lived in the south of France, along the route of the Canal du Midi. It's a 400-year-old canal that runs from Toulouse to the Mediterranean. It was originally used for carrying goods and passengers, ...
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Travels: Carcassonne

Travels: Carcassonne | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
It's always the places that you don't intend on loving that steal a piece of your heart. A medieval, fairy-tale castle in the clouds, this charming and diverse place in the Languedoc region will tr...
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Barging on the Canal du Midi – Part 1

Barging on the Canal du Midi – Part 1 | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
When I first told our supplier that I wanted to visit some barges and see for myself what they were like she said, “Libby, seeing barges is not like going to a port and seeing the big cruise...
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The Wide Open Air » Canal du Midi, Languedoc Roussillon

The Wide Open Air » Canal du Midi, Languedoc Roussillon | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
They say it is one of the longest canal systems in the world, the most spectacular man-made waterway. They inscribe it with World Heritage status. But the Canal du Midi is a living work of art that slowly coils through the French ...
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Carcassonne: 2 nights for the price of 1 !

Carcassonne: 2 nights for the price of 1 ! | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it

Set off to explore Carcassonne by choosing the offer “Ville Passion”.

The hotels taking part in the operation invite you to have two nights for the price of one, with an arrival on the Friday or on the Saturday.So as to take advantage of this exceptional offer, all you need to do is :

- Choose your hotel (the list is available in our internet web site)
- Make your reservation, at least 24 hours in advance, mentioning the “Ville Passion in Carcassonne”- Remember to confirm your booking by writing (letter, fax or e-mail)
- For the two nights of this package offer, you should pay the price for only one night, the breakfast (two for a single room, ad four for a double room) and the holiday tax.

This offer is for an arrival on Friday or Saturday. The nights should be consecutive. It cannot be used with other special price offers. It is reserved for individual tourists and does not apply to groups of 10 people or more, or to congress participants during the period of the congress.
Upon your arrival, a tourist brochure will be given to you as well as a letter stamped by the hotel. Then, please go the Tourist Office with this letter in order to get your welcoming gift.
If all the hotels are full, the hotelier may not be able to honor your request.....
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Cruising France’s Canal du Midi aboard European Waterways’ barge Anjodi

Cruising France’s Canal du Midi aboard European Waterways’ barge Anjodi | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
Floating by barge through France’s canal-laced countryside underscores the pleasures of dining on meals prepared from fresh locally-sourced ingredients.
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Derek Bird Brain: Leucate

Derek Bird Brain: Leucate | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
We decided to have a look at the Leucate area. En route we noted a couple of Sparrowhawks before looking at the muddy edges of the Etang by Port Leucate. There were about 20 Ringed Plovers and 8 Kentish Plovers and a ...
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6 Beautiful Canals You'll Probably Want To Visit Soon - Huffington Post

6 Beautiful Canals You'll Probably Want To Visit Soon - Huffington Post | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
6 Beautiful Canals You'll Probably Want To Visit Soon
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The Canal du Midi, or "canal of the two seas," is part of a network connecting the Atlantic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea near Toulouse in Southern France.
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36 Hours In...Carcassonne - Telegraph

36 Hours In...Carcassonne - Telegraph | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
Visit the southern French town in spring to have the setting of the best-selling 'Labyrinth’ to yourself, says Olivia Parker.
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cassole/cassoulet

cassole/cassoulet | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
If you've read this blog for a while you'll know that cassoulet ranks as something of a minor obsession of mine. Named for its traditional cooking vessel, the cassole, a deep, round earthenware pot...
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canal du midi, or all aboard le bateau

canal du midi, or all aboard le bateau | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
The Canal du Midi is considered one of greatest construction works of the 17th century. It spans 150 miles from the city of Toulouse to Lake Thau, near the Mediterranean, and links with the Canal d...
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Cathar Castles - Carcassonne

Cathar Castles - Carcassonne | Aude Cathar Country | Scoop.it
The Cathar Castles (Chateaux Cathares) of the Languedoc: history, photographs, locations, maps, site plans, chatelains, timelines. Roles in the Cathar Crusades. Names in French and Occitan. Chronicles and Inquisition source documents.