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Exploring the Vineyards

Bordeaux

Victor Hugo compared the beauty of Bordeaux to Versailles while the rest of us equate it to Paris without the stress, crowds, and expense. The ultimate pilgrimage for gastronomes and oenophiles.
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La Raclette

Local Tip If you're driving, park in the Bourse Parking lot which is less than a 5 minute walk from La Raclette. For an original and delicious desert try the Fruit Tartiflette.

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Le Gabriel

Local Tip Enjoy a lunch on the sunny terrace and people watch over to the river and Water Mirror. Start with their amazing foie gras and carry on to savour one of the best lunches. Great place for a relaxed business...

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Christmas Markets

Christmas Markets

22 Dec - 21 Jan

The magical Chirstmas Markets in and around the city of Bordeaux are one of the best parts of a French Christmas experience. Providing endless presentations of local and international artisans they usually provide lively entertainment in the evening and certainly are the go to destination for amazing treats and regional fare. The city of... more »

Franco British Business Association

Franco British Business Association

24 Dec - 28 Sep

Monthly Meeting: last Tuesday of every month. You are cordially invited to attend the Franco-British Business Association the last Tuesday of every month at the Bellini Cafe on the Allees de Tourny from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm for a glass of wine and conversation.The FBBA is a group of French, British and other international expats with an... more »

Bordeaux Christmas Market  - Allees de Tourny

Bordeaux Christmas Market - Allees de Tourny

27 Dec - 25 Jan

Don't miss the Gironde's largest and Bordeaux's best Christmas market at Allee de Tourny. Discover those special gifts for all the family. Celebrating 17 years of success, this festive market has become a holiday tradition in the region of Bordeaux with over 150 exhibitors displaying original crafts, gourmet delicacies and unique gift ideas... more »

Christmas Markets

Christmas Markets

29 Dec - 28 Jan

The magical Chirstmas Markets in and around the city of Bordeaux are one of the best parts of a French Christmas experience. Providing endless presentations of local and international artisans they usually provide lively entertainment in the evening and certainly are the go to destination for amazing treats and regional fare. The city of... more »

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La Raclette

Featuring Raclette and Fondu meals, this cozy restaurant specializes in Savoy cheesy delights. For an authentic French meal with a hands on twist La Raclette creates a warm lasting culinary memory. more »

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Bordeaux Photos

Bordeaux Cityscape

Bordeaux Cityscape

Bordeaux

Bordeaux

Bordeau Center

Bordeau Center

Jamming on a summer night

Jamming on a summer night

Strolling through the Water Mirror

Strolling through the Water Mirror

Chateau Mirambeau

Chateau Mirambeau

Bordeaux

Bordeaux

Dordogne Chateau

Dordogne Chateau

Dune of Pyla

Dune of Pyla

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