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Co-working in action.

This blog post is coming from a Langeudoc Jelly event in Carcassonne. The Jelly events being organised around the Aude, Pyrenees Oriental and Ariege, are aimed at people who normally work on their own, to occasionally come together in a social venue to share ideas, chat over a coffee and extend their network of friends. […]

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Looking at currency rates before you jump? Now is a good time..

Rates are currently being offered at £1=€1.18 It is a great time to be fixing your transfer rate according to the FX experts. Want to know more? We can put you in touch with some of the best names in Foreign Currency Exchange (FX) and save you a great deal over your normal Bank rates.

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Ryanair adds new destination to Carcassonne schedule to 2012

Everyone’s favourite airline, Ryanair, is adding yet another new destination to the Carcassonne schedule from March 22nd 2012. Billund in Denmark may not be a city that everyone knows, but you will know their famous export – Lego. I’m assured that you will not be flying in a Lego aircraft or landing at a Lego […]

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Virtual Tours add greater value to Leggetts

Don’t you just wish you could have a good look at a house in France without leaving the comfort of your chair on a cold winters night? Wish no more – Leggetts have just delivered an early Christmas present. The Virtual Tour technology is nothing new (I remember providing a solution with this technology a […]

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Bon week-end à Carcassonne

Do you need a weekend away from it all?  It has just become easier thanks to the Office of Tourism in Carcassonne and participating hotels. Now you can have a “Bon week-end à Carcassonne” being pampered at the participating 5-star Hotel de la Cité – offering a two night stay for the price of one. […]

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Yet another survey among Brits puts France top of Quality poll. the

Comparison site “USwitch” ran a poll amongst it’s customers about satisfaction and lifestyle. It appears that 10% of Brits are considering upping sticks and moving abroad, and France is their number one target, siting quality of life, healthcare, education, weather and cost of living as their number one reasons. This comes as no great surprise […]

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The Magic of Christmas – Carcassonne casts its spell

As much as we adore the summer, the sun, the beach and everything the South of France has to offer, there is something particularly homely and warm about Christmas in Carcassonne. We have a large ice skating rink, monster Christmas tree, a Christmas market, vin chaud, and Santa Claus with all the trimmings. Our winters […]

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No let up in the demand for holiday homes

Our client vendors often tell us how bad they have been told the market is by other agencies, but Leggett have still seen growing demand for holiday homes this year, with demand stretching into next year, mainly due to the lack of suitable houses. Smaller homes with some outside space and that have been well […]

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More wealthy Brits looking to France as their future..

This article, (copyright The Local, a French English language on-line news source), will make property prices creep up in popular areas.. More wealthy Britons are planning to flee what they believe to be an over-taxed and crime-ridden UK, with France the most favoured destination, according to a survey published by British bank Lloyds TSB. The […]

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