Southwest of France with Children Trip Report, Episode 114

Jennifer Ditchburn in Toulouse and the Chateau de Foix: Southwest of France with Children episodeVisiting the Toulouse area as a family? We discuss some of the best places to see in the South West of France in this episode of the podcast.

Lourdes, Episode 100

Sanctuary and statue of the Virgin Mary at LourdesLourdes is considered to be one of the most important pilgrimage places for the Catholic church today, but what it is like when you go?

Cordes-sur-Ciel, Episode 88

the hilly village of cordes-sur-cielCordes-sur-Ciel is one of French people's favorite villages. It is both scenic and full of history. Discover why you should visit in today's episode!

Mirepoix, Episode 81

half-timbered houses in MirepoixMirepoix is both incredibly charming and off the beaten track. It packs a lot of charm in a small area! And wait until you see the cafés and restaurants!

Corbières and Tarn Trip Report, Episode 78

Covered market in Saint Antonin Noble Val: Corbières and Tarn Trip Report EpisodeWhat are some of the must-see places in the Corbières and Tarn areas near Toulouse, France? Shari and Craig inspire us to see beautiful places in the southwest.

Parks and Gardens in Toulouse, Episode 76

Water fountain at the Grand Rond in Toulouse: parks and gardens in Toulouse EpisodeOn today's show Elyse tells us how long ago Toulouse was an overcrowded medieval city with dirt roads, no running water, no sanitation, and no public parks. And since Annie and Elyse live in Toulouse, we're happy to report it's gotten a lot better!

Most Beautiful Places in Toulouse Southwest France, Episode 72

Place du Capitole in ToulouseOn today's show Elyse and Annie share their thoughts on the most beautiful "places" in Toulouse. We mean "places" in a French way, plazas, squares, esplanades, which is the right word?

Augustins and Abattoirs in Toulouse, Episode 69

Abattoirs Museum in Toulouse: Augustins and Abattoirs in ToulouseThe Augustins Museum in Toulouse was the first museum to open to the public in France. And the Abattoirs has a more gruesome history: can you guess what it was?

Cahors in the Lot, Episode 62

How much do you know about Cahors in the Lot? While not a huge attraction in and of itself, it makes for a wonderful day or half-day visit and has some wonderful monuments you'll want to see. And there are wineries there too!

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie in the Lot, Episode 43

city limits sign for saint-cirq-lapopieToday we discuss Saint-Cirp-Lapopie in the Lot, France. This place is so old it feels like a time machine!