Aubrac

Aubrac Travel Guide

Articles about Aubrac

By Christopher Petkanas
Catherine Painvin exited the notary's office in dark glasses. Her head was bowed and her lips were quivering. Though we had met just 36 hours before, she collapsed in my arms in a flood of tears. "Oh, Christopher..." she wailed. I was on what sh...

Hotels in Aubrac

Fashion designer Catherine Painvin fled Paris for the Himalayas and finally ended up in Aubrac. The inn, with only six rooms—each more eccentric and wonderful than the last—is a favorite of connoisseurs.

Things to do in Aubrac

Although the public cannot join the herdsmen on their walk into the mountains here, there is a send-off festival with folk dancing, a market, and traditional Aubrac specialties. The cows-decorated with holly, bells, and flowers - and shepherds then continue on toward the mountains.