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Port de Biganos, Bassin d’Arcachon – France

Récemment, nous avons conduit ce qui me semblait d’interminables kilomètres au départ d’Arcachon pour arriver à Biganos – dont je n’avais vu que les cabanes de bois colorées, en lisant un blog local. La route le long du Bassin n’était franchement … Continue reading

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My bike and I, from NYC to Saint-Estèphe

Moons ago, I purchased my very first bike from a girl who lived in New York City and who was moving back to France. She had bought it from a boyfriend who departed for France a year earlier. I rode … Continue reading

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Pauillac one-hour walking tour #2, France

My first walking tour around Château Cordeillan-Bages sparked my desire to take another walk on the wildside – this time towards the Gironde (the longest navigable estuary in Western Europe). Heading out of the hotel, cross the mythical Route des Châteaux leading to Bordeaux (N2S: … Continue reading

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Port de Beychevelle – Bordeaux, France

Last weekend, the mild Fall climate of the South West called for a ramble by the water. We headed to the Port de Beychevelle, located in the Saint-Julien appellation of the Medoc and home to a Chateau dating back to the Middle … Continue reading

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September in the Medoc, France

September in the Medoc was in-cre-di-ble… And as a bonus Mother Nature seems to be granting locals with quite a 2014 harvest. N2S, don’t change a thing for next year! Chill in the picturesque village of Bages during the Marathon des Châteaux du Medoc. … Continue reading

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L’orangerie @ Jardin Public – Bordeaux, France

Last Saturday, I discovered one of my favorite bistros to have lunch in Bordeaux. Friendly and well-organized service, green and outdoor space, natural night, architecture, design, varied atmospheres, eye candy, fresh, savory and well prepared dishes, kiddy friendly, lively ambiance… A mix between … Continue reading

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La Co(o)rniche – Pyla-sur-Mer, France

How many a day or evening have I dreamt of sharing fun finds and unique experiences with you in the last 3 months since we have relocated to the wine region of Bordeaux? To be honest, I have ceased counting. … Continue reading

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