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 […]
Tag: What to do in Bordeaux
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 […]
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.
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…)
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 our modern lives cannot compare to the beauty and calmness that a couple of hours spend around nature could give us. (more…)
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 […]