Cracker Fair

Cracker Fair special edition

It’s the Cracker Fair special edition of the Sunday Croissant this week! Last week we published a list of what the talented exhibitors are selling, so don’t forget to have a look at that and make some shopping plans.  We’ve got some old favourites, and lots of new exhibitors too. Every year of the Cracker Fair gets better and better, as we work very hard to find great artisans and artists.  We've got carols on Sunday between 2pm and 4pm. …

LanguedocLiving, Nov 17

Cracker Fair

Père Noël at the Cracker Fair

Yes, this year we have a Père Noël! You can find him in his grotto, which is in the cloisters opposite the Refectory and Ken & Alison’s café. Get your cameras ready, because the grotto is where the ancient fountain is, and it’s one of the highlights of the domaine. We aren’t doing the usual idea where you have to pay a photographer to take a photo of your children with Santa. Yes, it’s free-style, and Santa has sweets for the children…

LanguedocLiving, Nov 17

Cracker Fair

A gastronomic delight!

It’s a gastronomic delight! There are three main places for the food, not…

LanguedocLiving, Nov 17

Cracker Fair

Charities at the Cracker Fair

As ever, we are supporting several charities and associations. Please do your best…

LanguedocLiving, Nov 17

Cracker Fair

The Abbaye de Valmagne

If you’ve never been to Valmagne, now is the time to see it in its full glory.…

LanguedocLiving, Nov 17

Cracker Fair

The Cracker Fair volunteers

The Cracker Fair wouldn’t be possible without the enormous contribution of…

LanguedocLiving, Nov 17

Cracker Fair

Shop till you drop in a 12th century monastery!

It’s days to go before the Cracker Fair opens the doors at Abbaye de…

LanguedocLiving, Nov 10

Arts

Auction for a limited edition work of art

Jane Appleton is a talented artist living in Hérault. Recent works on canvas…

LanguedocLiving, Nov 10

The Region

Miracle in the sky

Regular traveller and sometimes editor of Languedoc Living, Phil, has a travel story…

LanguedocLiving, Nov 10

Opinions

A day in the life of…a Languedoc estate…

Meet Claudia Goetting who swapped being an estate agent in Berlin for a new life…

LanguedocLiving, Nov 10

The Region

Occitanie shepherd was France’s last fallen…

On November 11, 1918, Augustin Trébuchon fell in a hail of German fire minutes…

France 24, Nov 10

Home & Garden

Where the wild mushrooms grow

If you’re lucky enough to live in a region where wild mushrooms grow, you…

France 3/Scoop, Nov 10

Recipes

A light and airy chocolate mousse

A light and airy chocolate mousse, the perfect ending to a meal. By Midihideaways…

LanguedocLiving, Nov 3

Wine

2018 vintages will be great despite the…

Professionals in the wine industry are saying that despite the heatwave, the attacks…

France 3/Scoop, Nov 3

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