The colourful, small port of  Collioure has been the subject of countless paintings and photographs, but it’s still possible to find surprising, quirky corners that don’t feature on the tourist websites.  The surrounding Midi-Pyrnées region includes age-old cultivated landscapes and remote wilderness.  A week’s stay was a tantalising first glimpse.

(Click on any of the photos below to go to the linked post or more information).


Collioure hills      collioure steps

collioure bar & vine      collioure view

carança 2      carança train