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City:Albi

Venetian Carnival in Castres

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Castres is located some 40km south of Albi, on the banks of L'Agout River, in Tarn department.
Since 2012 the town hosts in the middle of March a Venetian Carnival. Animations include: a Venetian market that lasts a whole weekend, masks parades, street music etc.
Date: March 17th, 18th, 19th 2017
freebie
eyecandyWeb Site:www.tourisme-tarn.com
eyecandyAddress:81100 Castres, Tarn
eyecandyPhone:33(0)5 63 35 77 08

Wine Tasting Classes in Gaillac

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The "Maison des vins" in Gaillac - at 25 km east of Albi - organizes all year round wine tasting classes and a variety of events around the wine.
Reservation mandatory.
eyecandyWeb Site:www.vins-gaillac.com/
eyecandyAddress:Abbaye Saint-Michel, 81600 GAILLAC
eyecandyPhone:05 63 57 15 40