The Gallo-Roman period in Bordeaux and what is Burdigala

The Gallo-Roman period in Bordeaux and what is Burdigala

Bordeaux is a city where history and mystery combine. From its humble beginning to its present as part of the UNESCO’s World Heritage List.  Known also as The Sleeping beauty, Bordeaux has its own spirit. The town is situated in the region of Nouvelle -Aquitaine,…

The weather in Bordeaux and when to visit

The weather in Bordeaux and when to visit

Edit Post The weather in Bordeaux and when to visit When traveling to a certain city, it is essential to know when the best time of the year is to come and what to expect from the local weather once you get there. Even though…

10 foods you have to try when you come to Bordeaux and the region

10 foods you have to try when you come to Bordeaux and the region

Guys, I am not a cook. My idea of preparing a meal is tossing some meat on the grill and cutting a couple of tomatoes for a salad. I know nothing about French cuisine and I honestly understand it less than a chemical equation. But, I love food (obviously) and when I came to Bordeaux I wanted to try everything. Continue reading 10 foods you have to try when you come to Bordeaux and the region

10 BEST PARKS AND GARDENS IN BORDEAUX , FRANCE

10 BEST PARKS AND GARDENS IN BORDEAUX , FRANCE

Living in the big city, obviously has it’s positive and its negative sides. Undeniably, the luxury of the convenient public transport or being able to go shopping at a moments notice can be more than agreeable. But, let’s be honest here. All the splendors of…

8 PUBS IN BORDEAUX YOU SHOULD VISIT

8 PUBS IN BORDEAUX YOU SHOULD VISIT

Today we are talking about something that will be right up your alley if you are a beer connoisseur. First, let’s get something straight. French people love wine. Sure, but they also appreciate a good glass of cold brew on a hot, summer day (or…

How to get to and from the Merignac Airport

How to get to and from the Merignac Airport

Once you arrive in Bordeaux you will land on Merignac Airport – the only commercial airport servicing the town of Bordeaux, France. The airport itself is not very big and is very simply organized. There are two main buildings. One for the low-cost flights called – the Billi terminal (here you can find the plan for the terminal) and the main building Continue reading How to get to and from the Merignac Airport

Tourist sites in Bordeaux you must see (Part II)

Tourist sites in Bordeaux you must see (Part II)

In the first part of our Bordeaux tour, we visited the best sights in the Golden Triangle. Continuing with my Guide to the Main tourist attractions in Bordeaux  –  here is another top five Tourist sites in Bordeaux you must see.

13 things you should not do in France

13 things you should not do in France

When we travel to an unknown place, it seems like a good idea to get a little preparation done for our trip in advance. Things like: how the public transport works, how to get to and from the airport, what locations we should visit –…

How to use the public transport in Bordeaux

How to use the public transport in Bordeaux

We all know that traveling to a new city can be very exciting and full of anticipation. But what happens when we get there, and we have no idea how to go around it? It becomes stressful very quickly since it is often too expensive to get a taxi. Continue reading How to use the public transport in Bordeaux