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The Caunes Abbey is perhaps hot the most impressive but it is authentic and has recently undergone some traditional renovations. It is a bit off the normal tourist routes so almost never crowded and sometime you will have the place too yourselves. It usually has...More
This was actually a site that I seem to have liked better than my wife. In her journal, she wrote, "The Abbaye of C-M was small and very plain, including the cloister. We saw an art exposition of the French cartoon Boule & Bill. ....More
We were amazed to find this Abbaye in the small town of Caunes Minervois. There are other sites in and near town worth visiting, but the Abbaye is a highlight and part of a national or regional association of historical places to visit. The Minervois...More
Erm... lovely but not much to see, unless I missed something, yes there was a lot of history from 795 onwards, but nothing about who lived there and what they did.
There was an Expo of Billy and Buddy, or Boule et Bill, which covered...More
Standing in the centre of Caunes-Minervois the bell tower is can easily be seen above the roof tops and is well signposted. Entrance is 12€ but is worth it.You will receive a copy of a guide in English,or a few other languages, which sets out...More