October 28, 2018

The route of the 2019 Tour de France has been revealed and Stage 15 (Limoux - Foix) will pass through Couiza on 21st July 2019! Come and cheer the riders on, or just be amazed by the spectacle!

October 17, 2018

So, the new doorway in the lounge... where does it lead to? Unfortunately, it's all locked up for now, but the big reveal can't be far off!

May 16, 2018

Our latest addition is a wood burner in the lounge. Just imagine settling down in front of a real fire after an exhilarating day's walking. Perfect!

August 6, 2017

Well, that's more or less the local fetes over for this year. Phew! Meelah celebrated her birthday with over 200 at Peyrolles!

August 6, 2017

We took a trip on the Little Red Train from Axat to St Paul, through vineyards and over viaducts. Beautiful scenery and an especially good view of Puilaurens Chateau. Sunny day, open topped carriages, good fun!

July 15, 2016

We went for a walk in Nebias on Friday, 8km of a nature walk (or a shorter walk directly to the labyrinth) and then through a green maze, truly a-maze-ing and well worth a visit.

March 28, 2016

We started off in Serres this morning (271m, 889 feet) and climbed to the top of Pech Cardou (795m, 2608 feet). Tired but happy!

October 14, 2015

Preparations were being made on Monday for the Grand Raid Cathares. This event, which starts on Thursday 16th October, involves 3 different races, 1 of 39km, 1 of 96km and 1 of 170km. The runners will all pass through Arques chateau where some of the people of the vill...