Bordeaux myths and legends

Bordeaux myths and legends

When I was a child I hated horror and supernatural movies. That is probably because of my brother who made me watch ‘Chucky’ one time, so I blame him. I had to lock my doll in the wardrobe when I was going to sleep for […]

Ultimate Cozy Autumn Weekend in Bordeaux

Ultimate Cozy Autumn Weekend in Bordeaux

Ah, Autumn. ‘Tis the season to be happy if you ask me. I love autumn with the power of the fire of a hundred pumpkin spice-scented candles. The warm colors, the cool weather, the rainy afternoons. It all speaks to me and makes me want […]

Top reasons why you should visit/live in Bordeaux

Top reasons why you should visit/live in Bordeaux

So, imagine this scenario. You have always dreamed of visiting France or even live here. You have studied French for the past five years of your life, preparing for this trip. Of course, after all this time you can now order yourself a piece of cake (and that’s basically it, because who can actually learn French?) You have already prepared your barrette and you say ‘oh la la’ to everything? Time to take the next step. Buy a ticket and come to France. But where do you go? Paris springs to mind as always. But even though the city of love has its perks, why not try something a bit different? Of course, there are many wonderful places around the country but since I am bias and not afraid to say it, I am going to give you my top reasons why you should visit/live in Bordeaux. (more…)

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

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 it is impossible to generalize information about the climate I […]

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 the 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. (more…)

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 (more…)


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