The lovely little village of Prats provides a stunning backdrop to the vide grenier and I always get the feeling that it marks the end of summer and the arrival of autumn in the area.
There is often the chance to pick up a bargain or two, or make a surprise find, with many stalls hosted by local villagers as well as those from a little further afield.
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Books on France - reviews and author interviews
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