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Darricau and chocolate, one hundred years of passion in Bordeaux
It's been a century since Maison Darricau first captured the attention of Bordeaux's food lovers, regardless of age. Originally a patisserie and tea house, in 1994 Maison Darricau decided to focus on chocolate. Master chocolatier…
A taste of Bordeaux past and present
Bordeaux and its flavoursI've discovered two new places in Bordeaux that have taken me right back into the past. As they're not very far from one another, I can easily visit both when I find myself in the area. The well-known, bus…
Cordouan, lighthouse of kings
While the Cordouan lighthouse was built for the primary purpose of keeping guard over the mouth of the Gironde estuary, it has far exceeded this utilitarian function. Its architecture proves irresistible to visitors to this unique…