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Bordeaux, the wine capital
Bordeaux is known for the wines that bear its name. A craft which has helped the city's economy flourish for centuries. However, wine long remained a speciality of discreet professionals, confined to their Châteaux, for winegrower…
The bookshops of Bordeaux: culture and enjoyment
Bordeaux bookshops Reading has always been something I've loved doing as far back as I can remember. So, bookshops are some of my favourite places. And Bordeaux has no shortage of bookshops. Even though I sometimes order books o…
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…