It is located opposite the railway tracks of Narbonne station, close to the family cooperage, a small courtyard at the entrance, invites you to discover this house, with green shutters, where Charles uttered his first cries, brooded by Aunt Emilie. At 79, he donated his birthplace in Narbonne (For a fee). Since November 4, 2000, the […]

The Canal de la Robine, or Canal de la Robine de Narbonne , is a French canal that connects the Aude and the Mediterranean Sea in the department of Aude in France . With the Canal de Jonction , it constitutes a lateral branch of the Canal du Midi , the branch of La Nouvelle, which connects the Canal du Midi with Narbonne and Port-la-Nouvelle on the Mediterranean. As the Canal du Midi, the Canal de la Robine […]

Fontfroide Abbey is a former Cistercian monastery in France, situated 15 kilometers south-west of Narbonne near to the Spanish border. It was re-founded in 1858 by monks from Sénanque Abbey. The community was driven out of France by French legal changes in 1901. The premises, which are of very great architectural interest, passed into private hands in 1908, when the artists Gustave and Madeleine Fayet […]

Narbonne is a commune in southern France in the Occitanie region. It lies 849 km (528 mi) from Paris in the Aude department, of which it is a sub-prefecture. It is located about 15 km (9 mi) from the shores of the Mediterranean Sea and was historically a prosperous port. It is marginally the largest commune in Aude, although the prefecture is the slightly smaller commune of Carcassonne. Country France Region Occitanie Department […]