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Bookshops in Montpellier: English & French, new & second-hand

If you are looking for reading matter, Montpellier is home to one of France’s largest independent bookshops, Sauramps, which towers over Le Triangle, between Comédie and Polygone.  This six-story treasure trove has a wide range of works in English and other foreign languages (beware, they will be expensive!), coffee-table beauties, regional information, and puts on […]

Buying a bike in Montpellier – three places to seal a deal

Montpellier is a city made for bikes. The city centre is pedestrianised and even the suburbs are easily reachable by bike. Many expats and locals use the Velomagg rental scheme but if you want your own bike, either new or second hand, there are plenty of options. If you are going to buy, and especially […]