P-O LifeP-O Life is a quarterly free colour magazine launched 2005 by Kate Hareng in Perpignan for English speakers in Pyrenees-Orientales that distributes 9,000 to 11,000 copies per issue. Each issue includes local news, what’s on and a directory of local businesses.





Le SunLe Sun is a quarterly free colour magazine launched 2006 by Laurence Boxall in Nimes that has recently extended its coverage from Languedoc to Provence region. Each issue includes a directory of English speaking clubs/associations, religious groups and bookshops. Autumn 2018 is the final print edition.





Aude & Ariege FlyerAude & Ariege Flyer is an e-mailed newsletter launched 2008 by Steve Hedges in Limoux that is e-mailed every fortnight to 3,450 readers. Informative and witty commentaries and local news.


Destination OccitanieDestination Occitanie is a free colour magazine in English produced irregularly by the Occitanie tourism office. It used to be available as a PDF download but the web page disappeared after the organisation’s domain was changed in 2018. Includes useful maps and leisure activity suggestions.




Aude: Cathar CountryAt the local level, each departement has a tourism operation that produces publications. For example, Aude: Cathar Country is a free colour magazine in English produced by Aude tourism office annually that comprises 50 pages of maps, beautiful photos and leisure activity suggestions which is also available as a PDF download. A wider range of tourism magazines in French for Aude can be downloaded as PDF’s here.


Carcassonne: Practical GuideLarger towns produce tourism magazines too. This 48-page Practical Guide colour magazine in English by Carcassonne tourism office in 2014 is packed with maps, information and listings and is available as a PDF download here with several other publications in English.