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Bordeaux – more than just wine country! - 23/01/2020

Traveling to Bordeaux has become that much easier with the fast train from Paris. With more world travelers coming to taste the wines they are renowned for, you may ask […]

What is Bordeaux wine? - 06/04/2017

What is Bordeaux wine? Bordeaux refers to a wine from Bordeaux, France. Over 86% of Bordeaux wines are red wines made with Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. Both grapes […]

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Your Bordeaux weekend itinerary - 07/02/2020

Getting to Europe from most parts of the world is painstakingly long often involving many hours and a bit of city hopping. Once you reach your destination, you have to […]

Best team building ideas in Bordeaux - 28/10/2019

Have you thought about choosing a team building activity in Bordeaux? There’s a lot on offer, from escape games, sport rallies, to wine tasting workshops and gastronomical feasts. No matter […]

Is Bordeaux going out of fashion? - 28/09/2019

The rise of New World wines could be the reason why Bordeaux’s prestigious future could be dwindling, with both national and international sales dropping [...]

Bordeaux whites - 20/08/2019

Bordeaux wines suffer from a persistent cliché: Bordeaux would only produce red wines. Admittedly, the region produces mostly reds, but not only! [...]

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Top wineries of Bordeaux by Bordeaux Wine Trails - 16/07/2019

The splendid and prestigious wine region of Bordeaux teems with numerous Chateaus, each as stunning as the next. At Bordeaux Wine Trails, we have selected a list of top wineries

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A taste of Saint-Émilion from Bordeaux - 08/07/2019

This summer, I was on a work trip to France. And as a red wine lover I couldn’t help but spend a couple of days in Bordeaux. Apart from the […]

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Bordeaux Fête le Vin in Québec 2019 - 25/06/2019

If you are looking for the perfect occasion to expend your knowledge of French culture and French wines in Québec, Bordeaux Fête le Vin is coming to you!

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Bastille Day French Festival in Melbourne 2019 - 20/06/2019

To the lucky ones who will be in Melbourne on July 12th and July 13th, make sure you don’t miss out on the Bastille French Day Festival. This event celebrates […]

Chocolate and Wine Pairing: a match made in heaven - 04/06/2019

It starts with a glass of Bordeaux wine and some dark chocolate When I start to think about pairing wine with something, be it cheese, chocolate or any meal, several […]

The Art of Wine Education - 22/05/2019

Wine education is an insatiable process, as there is always something new to learn! From grape varieties to wine styles, glassware, reading wine labels to pairing and even tasting techniques […]

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The secret world of Bordeaux wines - 20/09/2018

Discovering Bordeaux, la belle endormie. Behind the facade of magnificent Haussmann buildings of Bordeaux’s exquisite city centre there lies a world removed from this ancient and once world renowned port […]

Sacré Bleu! A Real French Lifestyle Experience - 21/05/2018

Travelling in France – first contact with the french lifestyle Before living or indeed just travelling to another country, one’s mind is a bevy of preconceived concepts and thrilling expectations. […]

Bordeaux by bike : A great way to visit our town - 27/09/2017

Bordeaux by bike : A great way to visit our town Great News! Our lovely town of Bordeaux just got elected the 6th best best city in the world to […]

The best restaurants are in Bordeaux! - 18/07/2017

Bordeaux French foodies capital thanks to its numerous restaurants After being awarded best destination in 2016 by Lonely Planet, Bordeaux has now been named ‘Best city in France to eat […]

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Wine tour experience – An Australian Nomad in France - 28/06/2017

Bordeaux is world-renowned for the luxuriousness and exclusivity of its wines. This region as most know is home to some of the most expensive wines in the world. And for […]

The Marathon du Médoc: Bordeaux Wine Trails favorite race! - 14/04/2017

Le Marathon du Médoc…How to match wine & running Tomorrow it’s Bordeaux Médoc marathon 3rd edition, a great way to discover our dazzling city…by night! It was the perfect occasion […]

Bordeaux on the fast track! - 22/03/2017

Bordeaux – Paris in 2 hours! Great news! Thanks to the high speed train due to start operations July 2nd from Paris, our beautiful city Bordeaux will soon only be a […]

Week-end des Grands Crus 2017 - 09/03/2017

Don’t miss out on this special once a year event, Bordeaux’s Weekend des Grands Crus on May 20th & May 21st! True wine lovers will have the chance to taste […]