Monthly Archives: May 2010

Cathar Country

Excursions focused on Cathar country have become a booming industry in South West France.  When I first lived in Toulouse during 1982, travel brochures focused on the indigo growers rather than the heretics persecuted during the Pope’s Albigensian Crusade. Twenty … Continue reading

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Walking Vacations

Books about Walking The Complete Guide to Walking, Mark Fenton, The Lyons Press, 2001 Written by an editor at Walking magazine, this comprehensive how to guide, takes you from inertia to regular walking.  Exceptionally useful book aimed at the beginning walker … Continue reading

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