Carcassonne, France: “Having A Lovely Time. Wish More Shops Were Open.”


We visited Carcassonne town centre today …. and it was closed. No, SOME of it was closed. Maybe even MOST of it was closed. We were surprised. Yes, we are new to France. Yes, we are learning how things work… Continue Reading


First visit to Carcassonne, France

We visited a part of the beautiful city of Carcassonne today.  The Bastide area, to be exact.  Underground parking costs were reasonable and finding a space was easy before lunchtime in midsummer.  Surprising.  A two-page guide to parking can be… Continue Reading


Hello France!

Hello world! Welcome to our blog. We are Ted & Jemima. We are in France, looking for Languedoc. We will write about what we find.


‘French Entrée’ French Property Tips Seminar, London, UK : 5 July 2018

“Hotter than the French Riviera,” The Daily Express proclaimed and, for once, its headline was believable. On route to MoneyCorp’s headquarters near Victoria Station, the air was already stiflingly hot on an early Saturday morning while the streets were surprisingly… Continue Reading