Tag: Guide to Bordeaux

Secret places in Bordeaux for introverts

Secret places in Bordeaux for introverts

I want to tell you a little secret about me today. Ever since I was little, I enjoyed exploring places that don’t fall into the ‘top 10 must-sees’ category. Why? I always found myself needing a peaceful and quiet place to relax, somewhere hidden and […]

Best places to go shopping in Bordeaux, France

Best places to go shopping in Bordeaux, France

Obviously, when you travel and visit a destination, the first thing you want to do is explore. Learn more about the city, local culture and food, etc. We can all agree on that. What is the second? Shopping! Of course, it is shopping. It is […]

Christmas Markets in Bordeaux you should visit

Christmas Markets in Bordeaux you should visit

Since the holiday season is finally upon us, it is only fair to go ahead and start feeling that Christmas spirit everyone is talking about. Maybe, you are someone who does not like listening to Christmas carols and buying gifts at the beginning of December? No worries. There are a lot of things you can do to get yourself to those extreme Noël excitement levels. My first suggestion would be – hot wine. My second – Christmas Markets. Browsing around a fairy-tale land, with lights and the smell of gingerbread cookies is everything you will need. So here is where you can find some of the best Christmas Markets in Bordeaux this year.

 

Le Marché de Noël de Bordeaux

From 30 November – 30 December, Allées de Tourny

This is the biggest and most known Christmas Markets in Bordeaux. It is the 24th edition of the festive event. Located right at the center of the city it represents a perfect opportunity to soak up some Christmas joy. Allées de Tourny is where you can find it’s charming wooden houses, just follow the cheery music and the smell of sweets. (more…)

10 Hipster and alternative places in Bordeaux, France

10 Hipster and alternative places in Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux is the scene of many activities and a destination where you can basically find something for anyone. From all kinds of interesting-themed bars to unusual art spaces. If something different is what you are in the look for then, there are a number of […]

Weekly Events Agenda in Bordeaux

Weekly Events Agenda in Bordeaux

Having fun is an important part of life. We, humans, are made in a way that, pushes us to enjoy ourselves as much as we can. It is of course due to some complicated chemical reaction that has to do with dopamine, serotonin, and endorphins. […]

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 to just stop and smell the cinnamon spice lattes everywhere. But, you are probably not here to hear my declaration of love to autumn. What you really want to know is how to fully enjoy this season whilst you are in Bordeaux. Fine then, here we go – my guide to the Ultimate Cozy Autumn Weekend in Bordeaux.  Also known as – what to do in Bordeaux on the weekend. (more…)

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 […]

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…)


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