|Despite the distance involved, about 750 miles south of the channel
ports, Mas Forge is easy to get to. There are airports nearby at
Perpignan, Gerona or Beziers, offering reasonably priced flights with a
number of carriers on different days and each with easily bookable car
If you want to travel by rail then fast trains are available to
Perpignan from where a frequent local train service still runs to
Villefranche, a mere 3 miles up the valley from Mas Forge.
The more adventurous can drive all the way, one of Hedley's favourite
routes is south of Cherbourg with a stop off in Le Mans - he regularly
makes this journey in a series one Landrover.