Local Tip We like the quality and price point of these wines. They are affordable - 3.50 - 30 euros per bottle and award winning. At Le Chai au Quai you can sample both Left and Right Bank wines at one location and...
Local Tip You'll find the workshop and another store for these fabulous treats in Léognan but the showcase extraordinaire for the sweet produce of Philippe Andrieu is the pink patisserie in Bordeaux, well situated...
The first Valentine was written and sent by a priest on February 14, 269 AD to a prison guard’s daughter. It was signed simply, “Your...more »
While I know it shouldn’t, there’s something about wine tasting that intimidates me. No matter how many times I do it, I’ll never shake that feeling that no matter how long someone spends...more »
For those who have yet to experience France’s best kept secret, I’hexagone is about to get even more intriguing. Famed for the rugged coves...more »
Every Wednesday, for children 8- 12 years old, Garden Workshops are held at the Jardin Botanique de la Bastide, Esplanade Linne. The focus is fun through experiential learning in the garden. For more information call 05 56 52 18 77 more »
Bordeaux's innovative science museum, CAP Sciences at Hangar 20, holds workshops for children (8 -14 years old) every day during holiday periods and each Wednesday during the school year. A different science theme is highlighted each week. This is definitly a great destination to enjoy with your whole family. Hours of workshops:... more »
May Day is a day to celebrate the rights of workers. It is the custom to present loved one with lily-of the valley or a bourquet of the dog rose flower. Some get up early in the morning and take their children out to pick flowers in the woods. How charmingly French! You may see some organizations selling these traditional flowers on the... more »
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