Saint-Emilion: new activities 2018

Saint-Emilion : new activities 2018 January 2018, a new year has come. Time to make some travel plans. With a bunch of new activities, wine capital Saint-Emilion is more than ever a holiday destination worth a visit when in France. If you are a wine lover, a visit to the Bordeaux region [...]

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Saint-Emilion, gourmet destination

Saint-Emilion, a place to enjoy gastronomy Inspectors awarded 70 new stars in the Michelin Guide France for 2017, revealed at a ceremony in Paris on February 9th. Several Bordeaux château owners had reasons to celebrate. The Logis de la Cadène restaurant in St-Emilion gained its first star. Logis de la Cadène is one of St-Emilion’s oldest restaurants. [...]

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Bordeaux nr.1 Travel Destination 2017

Place la Bourse in Bordeaux, France, at dusk. (Visions Of Our Land / Getty Images) Bordeaux selected as Top Travel Destination 2017 by Los Angeles Times Bordeaux, which straddles the Garonne River in southwestern France, is a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its wine and food. And the city’s attractions are multiplying. [...]

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How an old winery became a bed&breakfast: the story of Bleu Raisin

Creating a bed&breakfast in France On April 9th 2011 we opened the doors of our brand new bed&breakfast near Saint-Emilion in the Bordeaux wine region. Only a few more weeks to go and we will be celebrating our 5th anniversary! Reason enough to look back on the creation of Bleu Raisin... Creating a bed&breakfast in France [...]

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Bordeaux: 2nd Best Wine Travel Destination 2016

Saint-Emilion - Bordeaux - best wine travel destinations in the world Bordeaux: 2nd best wine travel destination 2016 Bordeaux is the 2nd most visited city in France, trailing only Paris. With beautiful architecture, a thriving restaurant scene, new shops and tourist developments, travelers find strolls through the medieval streets or along the riverfront a [...]

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Euro 2016 Accomodation Bordeaux – UEFA championship

UEFA - Euro 2016 accomodation -- Football lovers, combine your visit to one or more exciting matches of the UEFA championship with a relaxing holiday in wine capital Sint-Emilion. Book your Euro 2016 accomodation early in order to avoid disappointment! Five tournaments, one of which is a quarter-final, are scheduled to be held in Bordeaux, in [...]

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The perfect Christmas gift… Offer a getaway to France

The perfect Christmas gift... Offer a getaway to France X-mas 2015: offer a trip to South-West France The holidays are coming closer and every year again you are looking for that perect Christmas gift. Do your loved ones like to travel? Why not offer them a gift voucher for a charming getaway [...]

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Heritage Days of Saint-Emilion

Heritage Days of Saint-Emilion No more than a 15 minutes' drive from our bed&breakfast... Come and discover Saint-Emilion, one of the most charming medieval villages in the Bordeaux region with its narrow cobbled roads, glorious monuments and of course, its reknowned grands crus. During the heritage days, Saint-Emilion offers you a varied program of activities [...]

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