The 12 Best Wine Tours from Bordeaux (Picked by a Wine Geek)

the straight line rows of vineyards in bordeaux, with the town of st. emilion and its gray medieval architecture behind it

With its breathtaking architecture, darling bistros, and stunning pedestrian paths along the Garonne River, Bordeaux is a city you have to visit on your France trip. Even better, the city of Bordeaux is conveniently at the heart of the region’s wine country! And Bordeaux is home to some of the world’s best wineries, so why … Read more

17 Wonderful Things to Do in Bordeaux in Winter by a Local

view of the bourse palace in bordeaux with morning light falling on the building in a beautiful light

Known locally as a miniature version of Paris, and only a two-hour high-speed train ride from the capital, Bordeaux is the largest city in southwestern France.  The spotlight is very often on the region’s celebrated vineyards and great wine production industry, which means that Bordeaux is a year-round destination for wine lovers and culture fans … Read more

2 Days in Bordeaux: Itinerary for a Wine-Fueled Weekend!

opera house at night in bordeaux

Beloved for its marvelous architecture, captivating history, rich culture and world-famous wine, Bordeaux is the perfect destination in France for a weekend getaway. Though to be honest, you could easily spend a week or more in Bordeaux — once you’ve visited, it keeps calling you back again and again, because it captures your heart easily. … Read more