Montpellier is a city in the central south of France, about 750 kilometers south of Paris and only 170 kilometers from Marseille. It is the capital of Herault department and of the bigger Languedoc-Roussillon region.
From the Montpellier Travel Guide
A great location, fair price, friendly staff, good wi-fi, and crisp white sheets made this an ideal place to use as a base in Montpellier. ... more
The hotel staff were very helpful and patient with my rusty French! It is in an odd location - it is as far from the Airport as Montpellier! However, as Monpellier has an excellent public transport system with a bus stop 2 minutes walk from the hotel. It was very clean and overall myself and my partner enjoyed our stay. ... more
My brother and I only stayed at Hotel Majestic for one night but we really liked it. The price was really good and the hotel was in a great location, two minutes walk from Place de la Comedie. The staff were very friendly and helped us out with all of our questions. I would stay there again if I was on a small budget. ... more
TEFL in France??
Check out Montpellier. On the Med (almost !) 80,000 students, cheaper than Nice, great pedestrianised centre and many language schools offering both TEFL courses and English courses. Some links ...
Arles in November?
. Arles is quite small and not as interesting as Nimes or Montpellier. Arles, Nimes and Montpellier are all possible places to stay in the area. Montpellier is the most active, even in November ...
Tuesday 17th OK, It's too hard to squeeze everything in - I'll get back to the other adventures from Montpellier when/if time permits. We're in Paris, the sun never gets over the yard arm - it doesn't even get half way up to the yard arm! Yesterday we had a long train journey from the south to the north ...
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