Julia Stagg


Last Chance in the Pyrenees front cover
A Christmas Wedding front cover
A Fete to Remember front cover
The French Postmistress front cover
The Parisian's Return front cover
L'Auberge front cover

Links to the region


Ariege.com - excellent website dedicated to the Ariège Pyrénées department in south-west France, full of information on things to do and places to stay.

Ariège Pyrénées tourist office - website run by the departmental tourist office.

Haut-Couserans tourist office - website for the Haut-Couserans, the true mountain region of the Ariege Pyrenees department.

Massat tourist office - website for the town of Massat and the Arac valley, a few miles from Fogas.

Food and Drink:

Hypocras - a medieval spiced wine produced in the Ariège and a favourite aperitif at l'Auberge.

Le Domaine de Sabarthès - a vineyard in the Ariège reponsible for the most popular wines on the menu at l'Auberge.

Rogallais cheese - fromagerie in the lovely town of Seix, producing exquisite traditional mountain cheeses, a firm favourite in Fogas.

Bethmale cheese - fromagerie in the heart of the Pyrenees, making the wonderful Bethmale cheeses served at l'Auberge and of course sold at l'Épicerie.