Bordeaux

Self-Guided Bordeaux Wine Tour: How to Organize It?

Is it possible to visit Bordeaux wineries on your own? Yes, it is possible to visit Bordeaux vineyards on your own without a guide. In my experience, a self-guided tour in Bordeaux can be more challenging to organize than in … Read More

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Are Bordeaux Wineries Open in August?

As many French businesses, some Bordeaux wineries are closed in August.  At the same time, many of the Bordeaux chateaux remain open for visits and tastings. In my opinion, August is a good month to visit Bordeaux wineries. You will … Read More

The Best Wine Bars in Bordeaux

Where to taste wines in the center of Bordeaux? Here is the list of my favourite wine bars in Bordeaux … Read More

Bordeaux Hotel Recommendations from a Local Wine Guide

I put together a list of the recommended hotels in the city of Bordeaux and in Bordeaux wine country. … Read More

How to Get from Paris to Bordeaux?

The best way to get from Paris to Bordeaux is a 2-hour high-speed TGV train departing from Paris Gare Montparnasse.
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How to Get from Bordeaux Airport to Central Bordeaux?

A few options for transportation from and to Bordeaux airport to the city centre. Public bus, airport shuttle, UBER, and taxi. A private driver If you are staying outside of the city of Bordeaux. … Read More

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When is the Best Time to Visit Bordeaux?

Best season to visit Bordeaux? This article describes pro’s and con’s of travelling to Bordeaux in different seasons. … Read More

How to Read a Wine Label and Choose an Excellent Bottle of Bordeaux?

Want to know how to pick a good bottle of wine? Read my French wine label reading tips. Voila, a great bottle of Bordeaux! … Read More

Virtual Visit of 23 Bordeaux Chateaux

Take a virtual tour of the most interesting castles in Bordeaux. Each has a long family history and produces prestigious wines. Some of these chateaux are our favorite spots for the wine tours. … Read More

Bordeaux Wine Quiz

Do you know your Bordeaux wines? Take this 3-minute quiz. You might learn new fun facts about Bordeaux wine history. Share with friends and compare results, or solve at a wine party. … Read More