Tag: Bordeaux History

La Cite Fruges – Le Corbusier

La Cite Fruges – Le Corbusier

Bordeaux undoubtedly has a lot to offer to those who are interested in architecture and design. Are you someone who loves to explore the rich facades in the city center? If so, great – I love them too. But in case you do not go…

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…

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 department of Gironde. It is a port city, that had a huge significance for the people occupying its territory not only now, but as far back as the Iron Age and the famous Gallo-Roman period in Bordeaux when it all began. Continue reading The Gallo-Roman period in Bordeaux and what is Burdigala