The historic and pretty town of Bazas in the Gironde

18 Mar

Gascony remains unchanged since the 1950s by industry, tourism or major highways, its landscape has stayed resolutely agricultural for centuries. Soft white clouds languish in deep blue skies above fields of bright yellow sunflowers, sun-kissed vineyards that stretch to the horizon, and velvet green pastures dotted with gaggles of geese and cream-coloured cows, Gascony’s appeal […]

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What to see and do in Lectoure Gers Occitanie

26 Feb

Lectoure was the first capital of the Gers department, considered the heart of Gascony. It is a classified “most beautiful detour of France” destination and is the sort of place dreams are made of… History of Lectoure The Gallo Roman town has many traces of the past. During the Middle Ages it became the capital […]

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