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Susan Caughman & Gerry Goodrich
New York, NY and Languedoc, France
Susan and Gerry are long-time francophiles who live in Manhattan.
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By Justin Postlethwaite Editor, FrenchEntrée (Susan: this is one of our favorite websites about France so I was thrilled to find this ode to Pezenas--don't miss the Saturday morning market. Take the back road from Faugeres to Pezenas for a... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2016 at News from Caussi.com
Dear Susan, We are well and truly home and I am remiss for not having thanked you earlier for use of your home in Caussiniojouls. (And thank you for the check returning our security deposit.) We were delighted with it... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2016 at News from Caussi.com
Dear Susan, We had a lovely stay and it was a dream to be there. We couldn’t believe it when we opened the shutters on the first morning and looked out over the rolling vineyards. We are still enjoying the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2016 at News from Caussi.com
Hi Susan: We had a wonderful time at your place and exploring a bit. Our first Sunday and our last Friday meal were up in the mountain restaurant (Auberge de Combes). We met a wonderful couple from Switzerland on the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2016 at News from Caussi.com
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I use my iPhone for everything--including Google Maps--while in France and use many of the tips in this article to minimize expense. So I'm pleased to pass these tips on to Caussi visitors: The article is by Tom Meyers, published... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2015 at News from Caussi.com
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From the New York Times: FEB. 26, 2015 By EMILY BRENNAN In Montpellier, cypresses grow as high as the bell tower of Eglise Ste.-Thérèse. Whelks, caught that morning from the nearby Mediterranean Sea, are sold by the dozen with a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2015 at News from Caussi.com
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Hi Susan, We got home from Barcelona on Monday evening after a very long day. We all enjoyed our stay at Caussi. It was a different experience for us since we usually plant ourselves in a large city or take... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2015 at News from Caussi.com
Note from Susan: I asked Jim, a New York professor who has twice spent three weeks at our house, whether he would post comments about his stay on our VRBO page. I was honored to read what's below and have... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2014 at News from Caussi.com
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Note from Susan: Yaniv and Yael Nadler, along with their daughters Lili and Ada, live in Paris where Yaniv is an architect. The family has been spending August in Caussiniouojouls for the last eight years (and sometimes New Year's as... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2014 at News from Caussi.com
Languedoc named of the world's best wine travel destinations by the Wine Enthusiast Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2014 at News from Caussi.com
Summer renters in Languedoc (Herault) love the weather, the house, the surroundings. Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2014 at News from Caussi.com
Dear Susan, I'm back and a bit more settled, and still I think about how wonderful my stay was in Caussiniojouls. Here as promised is a list of additions to your guidebooks, things I did that I liked, etc. 1)... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2014 at News from Caussi.com
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Frankly, it took me quite a few trips to figure out exactly how to order coffee in France. Let me save you some time. Here is how to get what you want in France (or at least, drink coffee like the French…and I say, “when in France…”). Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2013 at News from Caussi.com
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2015 Holidays in France Premier de l’an/ Le jour de l’an New Year’s Day 1 January New Years eve is called la Saint-Sylvestre and is celebrated with another feast le Réveillon de Saint-Sylvestre traditional foods include foie gras and champagne.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2013 at News from Caussi.com
Everything You Need to Know about Travel Insurance Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2012 at News from Caussi.com
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Highlights of our trip... We all loved walking right in Caussiniojouls, whether down to the mayorie and back or along the edges of the vineyards. Our kids were enchanted with the "secret passageways" - neighboring streets that wind around near... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2012 at News from Caussi.com
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So pleased to see this excellent write up of the wines of Languedoc (many produced very near Caussi) in the New York Times, Nov 28, 2012. Great list of recommended local wines. Look for them at the Cellerie de la... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2012 at News from Caussi.com
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We were excited to see Kermit Lynch celebrate Domaine Léon Barral, a winerie in hearby Lentheric. After founding the domaine in 1993, which he named after his grandfather, Didier Barral decided fairly quickly that biodynamic practices were the best choice... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2012 at News from Caussi.com
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Nine Great Restaurants near Caussiniojouls Herault Languedoc Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2012 at News from Caussi.com
THanks to the Irish Herault (late 2010): The two Michelin-starred restaurants in Béziers held onto their honours last night. And there are one or two others that are rather good too… 1. l’Ambassade Status: one Michelin star Head chef: Patrick... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2012 at News from Caussi.com
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Hi Susan- we are at JFK, waiting for our last flight home from Caussi and Barcelona and I wanted to tell you what a wonderful week we had at your charming and cozy home in Caussi. It was a perfect... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2011 at News from Caussi.com
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Just wanted to let you know how much we enjoyed your Caussi house during our trip to Languedoc in Sept 2011. The house had everything we needed and we really enjoyed the view from the roof-top Terrace; we spent most... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2011 at News from Caussi.com
Susan, Many thanks for a great holiday – we’re missing your charming house already, and you have more Caussi fans in Wales ! All worked well with Clare and Gilbert (such a nice fella), and your extensive notes proved an... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2011 at News from Caussi.com
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We are back from France and it was incredibly difficult to leave Caussi. We are completely and utterly in love with the village and the region and very much look forward to going back. Your house is just ideal. We... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2011 at News from Caussi.com
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I n our experience, Sete, an old fashioned colorful harbor town laced with canals with lots of great seafood restaurants lining the docks either enchants or appalls—we suspect it depends on the time of year and the crowds. Described as... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2010 at News from Caussi.com