Step back in time in the town of Blaye Aquitaine France

20 Nov

the historic town of Blaye is in the Gironde Department, Aquitaine. The region straddles a prominent position in southwest France. It stretches long and lean against the French Atlantic coastline, reaching up to the Pyrénées mountain range and transcending to the Spanish border.  It is here, in Blaye, that intrepid travelers can scamper to the […]

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Visit the sensational town of Saint-Emilion Bordeaux

30 Jan

Saint-Émilion is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine region in southwest France. Perched on a limestone hilltop like a graceful balcony above the Dordogne Valley. In 1999, Saint Émilion became a UNESCO World Heritage Site, honored for its cultural landscape and historical vineyards. This medieval, fairytale town is a maze of curlicue ballast […]

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Pickled in the past, the beautiful town of Bourg France

20 Jan

Bourg has a fairy tale looking village, a chateau and fabulous good looks that entice visitors to want to return again and again… Blaye and Bourg in the Gironde Department, Aquitaine (Nouvelle Aquitaine as it was renamed in 2016), are synonymous in history and heritage but each embraces a special legacy, where they walked hand-in-hand […]

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