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  • The Basque Country

    The Basque Country

    Labourd, Basse-Navarre, Soule

    DVD | DVD Long
    In the extreme south-west of France, separated from its southern counterpart by imposing barrier of the Pyrenees Mountains —which is more open here as if to encourage communication between the two regions— the Northern Basque Country (...)
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  • Provence

    Provence

    Bouches-du-Rhône, Vaucluse, Provencal Drôme

    Book | Discover
    Land of the sun, where the mistral blows, irrigated by the Rhône, bathed by the Mediterranean, between its brilliant white cliffs plunging into the sea, and its perched villages hidden in the shade of olive trees, filled with the song of (...)
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  • Périgord

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    On the subject of the Périgord, Henry Miller wrote in the Colossus of Maroussi, “I do believe that if Cro-Magnon man settled in this region, it’s because he was extremely intelligent and had a highly developed sense of beauty.” (...)
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  • Toulouse

    Toulouse

    Book | In focus
    Toulouse was founded by the Volques Tectosages in the 3rd century b.c. A Roman colony and then capital of the Visigoth kingdom, it became the capital of the Counts of Toulouse in the 11th century, rivalling Venice and Rome. Compostela pilgrims (...)
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  • Perigord

    Perigord

    Nature, Prehistory, History

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    Perigord is a land of quiet calm, where rivers flow clear, like long, bright ribbons, making perfect meanders through wide forests. And here, long before yesteryear, man became man and looked out at the world. Patiently, and without ado, he (...)
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  • The Cathars

    The Cathars

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    At the end of the 12th century what the religious powers of Rome called heresy, spread over the Occitan lands: Catharism. This religion was the result of great spiritual demand and was widely implanted in all levels of society: it was tolerated, (...)
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  • Catalonian Country

    Catalonian Country

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    In the heart of the Roussillon, both Mediterranean and Pyrenean but above all Catalonian, stands mythical Mt. Canigou. The Roussillon is a country of diversified landscapes and long-forged History. The rivers which spring from Pyrenean summits (...)
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  • Provence

    Provence

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    Provence, where the Mistral and the Rhone rage and explode as if to escape the valley which confines them. Land of contrasts, from the flat lands of the Camargue where the water and the earth fight for space, to the jagged outline of the barren (...)
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  • Pic du Midi de Bigorre

    Pic du Midi de Bigorre

    Book | In focus
    One does not climb to the summit of Pic du Midi de Bigorre like just any other mountain. Instead it is a pilgrimage. Pic du Midi Observatory was born out of the meeting between an exceptional mountain and people animated by a passion for (...)
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  • Basque Coast

    Basque Coast

    Labourd

    Book | In focus
    The French Basque Coast extends from Bayonne to Hendaye, and with Biarritz, Guéthary, Saint-Jean-de-Luz and Socoa creates a chapelet of prestigious places. It is also the maritime side of the Basque Country and perpetuates its culture and (...)
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