Friday, January 18, 2019

Chateau de Queribus

On the southern threshold of the Cathar Country, the area of Queribus allows a breathtaking view of the Pyrenees all the way down to the Mediterranean coast. Subsequently it became an outpost on the border between France and Spain until the 17th Century, at which point it lost its strategic value. Watching over the region since the 11th Century, Queribus was the last fortress to fall at the end of the Albi Crusade in 1255.

Want To Brush Up Your French?

Do you need to build confidence in your spoken French? Or perhaps your French just needs dusting off a bit? Either way, the English Library (Grande Rue,...

Sporting Events in Quillan this weekend

Course Cycliste International Espoir (-23 ans) du 18 au 21 mai 2017 Avec la participation de Raymond Poulidor Samedi 20 mai 12h Quillan - Plateau de Beille 16h Canoe-Kayak...

When It Rains

Spoiled, as we are in this region, by plenty of sun and blue skies, this morning is a reminder that even in August there...

Tautavel Museum

Tautavel Museum has one of Europe's largest prehistoric collection with multimedia shows, as well as full size reconstructions of prehistoric men and animals.

Diverse Nature – an Artist in Quillan

James O’Hanlon and his wife Louise both have their professional backgrounds in the art world - James as an artist who has exhibited in...

Guitar Festival/ Festival de Guitare Quillan 14-16 Juillet

Festival de Guitare (14 - 16eme Juillet) Concerts gratuits a 21h30 sur la Place de la Republique, Quillan This weekend (Friday through Sunday), meet friends and...

Transport to Carcassonne – don’t get caught out

The bus/train service between Quillan and Carcassonne is subject to changes at the moment Full details of the current timetable (horaire) for services in both...

Upcoming Garden Events

  we still have a couple of places available on our gardening course - Aromatics for Languedoc gardens   on Wednesday 10th May 2017 (10am...

Narbonne Petit Train

Adults: €6 Children (from 3 - 11 yrs): €3 Groups (20 persons or more:: €5 35 minute commentary Departs from the Cours de la Republique on "la promenade des barques" beside the McDonald's Restaurant (where the town hall has its markets). Timetable: April/ May / June: 11:00 hours 14:30 hours 15:30 hours (16:30 upon reservation) July/August: Departs regularly from 10:30 hours to 18:30 hours. September: 11:00 hours 14:30 hours 15:30 hours (16:30 upon reservation) The chauffeur reserves the right to cancel or modify the route and the hours of departure, in order to help the comfort and climatic conditions of the tour which exist at the time.

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