INSIDERS GUIDE

BORDEAUX LIFESTYLE

Living the South West of France is great. Here is a range of articles that helps give an insight into the Bordeaux lifestyle.

05/04/2019
Expat Interview - ANASTASIA KARTASHEVA

EXPAT INTERVIEW – ANASTASIA KARTASHEVA

Anastasia was born and raised in a remote Siberian town in Russia, obtained her university degree in English linguistics and literature in Prague, Czech Republic, and […]
02/04/2019
DUNE DU PILAT - How to get there?

HOW TO GET TO THE DUNE DU PILAT FROM BORDEAUX?

If you are passing through the region of Gironde there is a great day trip out to the Bay of Arcachon (Bassin d’Arcachon). Namely, a visit […]
01/04/2019
Street art by vatel bordeaux

INTERNATIONAL STREET ART COMPETITION

To celebrate its 25th anniversary, Vatel Bordeaux, International hotel management, is launching the first ever international street art competition in Bordeaux. This first edition will be […]
20/03/2019
Bordeaux Earthquake 2019

EARTHQUAKE IN GIRONDE – 4.9 MAGNITUDE

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.9 was felt this Wednesday, March 20, at 10:56 on the border between Gironde and Charente-Maritime. The National Seismic Monitoring […]
18/03/2019
Serendipity - Concept Store Bordeaux

SERENDIPITY – A CONCEPT STORE MADE IN BORDEAUX

Bordeaux boasts a large array of boutiques and some great shopping experiences. However, it’s when you step off the high roads and wander around the small […]
16/03/2019
Saint Patrick's Day Bordeaux

ST PATRICK’S DAY – BORDEAUX PUB CRAWL

Over the past decade, the amount of English and Irish pubs in the city of Bordeaux has exploded. This is an extremely positive thing when it […]
14/03/2019
Grande America - Gironde Coast

THE SINKING OF THE GRANDE AMERICA – IMPACT IN GIRONDE

The Italian ship, Grande America, sank Tuesday 12th March after a fire that broke out Sunday. Its crew is safe and sound but the vessel had […]
13/03/2019
Bordeaux Expats - Simon & Elisabeth Liddiard

LUCKY VENTURE – ELISABETH & SIMON LIDDIARD

Elisabeth and Simon Liddiard were looking for a house in Bordeaux, when the seller offered them an unusual opportunity. Written by Melissa Rindell “A friend of the […]
12/03/2019
Climax Festival‎Vandana Shiva - Conférence Micro-CLIMAX gratuite

MICRO-CLIMAX – VANDANA SHIVA CONFERENCE

The Indian scholar and environmental activist, Vandana Shiva, will be conducting a conference at Darwin tomorrow (13th March at 2pm). With a large red “bindi” displayed […]
08/02/2019
No Deal Brexit

NO-DEAL BREXIT IN THE SOUTH WEST

The CCI International Nouvelle Aquitaine held a presentation on the 7th February regarding BREXIT and the impact in France. Caroline Moreau, from First Start in Bordeaux, […]