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The swimming pools of Bordeaux: dive into history
Designated historical monumentsThere's no need to go to Arcachon Bay or the Médoc coast for a swim. You can stay in Bordeaux and splash around in some of the city's beautiful pools. Not only can you enjoy a great swim, but they're…
Bacalan, the arty district of Bordeaux
The Bacalan district of Bordeaux, which stretches out along the Garonne, is an up-and-coming area that had long been snubbed by traditional residents of Bordeaux, who viewed it as too working class. This status of a terra incognit…
Abbadia: a dream château in the French Basque Country
There are certain buildings that are like something out of a dream. The Château d’Abbadia is one of them. From the moment I first saw it, my imagination ran wild. Set back on the clifftops overlooking the ocean, the building takes…