Now, regular readers know that we like our cafe culture and the opportunities for people and place watching that it affords. You have to love a place with a climate that allows you to indulge in this hobby outside for much of the year.
The ( perhaps unintentional ) cabaret in Limoux is great
It has a world famous three month carnival, excellent fizz (blanquette/cremante) a couple of curious niche galleries and a very fine Art collection at the Petiet museum, dedicated principally to works from the second half of the 19thc and a fine example of Limoux’s mix of both ancient & Belle Epoque charm.
Here’s Trev enjoying the “fin du siècle” vibe of our favourite Grand Cafe on the main square=below- And how about this newly renovated gem right on the square for a bolt hole in town?-bottom right