BEST WESTERN Grand Hotel Francais
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Pets allowed
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... colder Garrone which flows through Bordeaux. The result is dense fog in the mornings which produces a fungus on the grapes which in turn results in a unique taste. This is quite specific to this area and can't be found the same anywhere else in the world.
They specialise in sauternes, savignon and merlot and they make mostly blended wines. We saw the wine cellars - centuries old - and we tasted some lovely wines. We were ...
... Emilion and it was a great place to sit, relax and enjoy some great food, and that we did. It was a late lunch, close to 5pm actually, so more like dinner, on a shady terrace at the foot of the church literally carved out of the limestone rock by Benedictine monks a thousand years ago. We then said goodbye to Saint Emilion before heading out up the road a bit further to our overnight accommodation near Libourne.
A USAC classmate Neil Healy began his blog entry with the bold claim that "language means nothing." In many ways, I agree—there is a plethora of human emotions that can be expressed without using words. However, in Bordeaux, France, I faced a language barrier that could not be overlooked: I was unsure if a boy wanted to be my friend or eat me.
Kelley and I arrived in Bordeaux on a Friday evening without ...
... some more via the tram and then had a short boat ride on the river and a gelato (it's very warm and sunny here today).
Then we went back to the car and found our hotel and had a rest for the feet. Luckily for us the tram stops right close to the hotel so we could leave the car and take the tram back into city centre tonight.
Bordeaux is even more beautiful at night, very romantic. The lights on the buildings are ...
... a memorable oyster lunch at La Boîte A Huitres, where they bottle their own white wine to accompany the slurpy little guys, a sushi dinner and a Vietnamese lunch, to satisfy Tracy's Asian fix. We spent a happy afternoon in a very cozy wine bar, aptly named 'Bar a Vin', and were surprised by the huge range of reasonably priced wines served by the glass, including my ...