Hotel Bordeaux Sud Villenave D'Ornon
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... From neighboring regions and almost if not equally as exclusive are the Château Margaux in Margaux and Château Haut-Brion, in Péssac-Leognan. A 2014 Mouton Rothschild will set you back well over 300 dollars; a 2014 Chateau Lafite-Rothschild currently goes for close to 400 dollars a bottle. That's if you buy a case, and so it goes.
As a college student I was invited with my parents to a dinner once (not a college or church function) where ...
This morning I worked several hours in the hotel room, then at 10:00 walked over to the chateau to have a look. I got behind a family group from the Netherlands and had to wait while they negotiated the ticket counter.
The first castle built on the site began in the 1100s. In the 1300s it was heavily fortified with money provided by the first French Pope, Clement V, of the Catholic schism period. It was ...
... vineyard where we were and the other was from the neighbouring vineyard... So.. 2 glasses and probably 1 cm of wine. Not quite what we are used to in Australia. In addition the wine which we tasted, and is very expensive, was not as robust as I am used to back home, in my opinion, and therefore it wasn't quite what I was hoping to taste. Never the less we are in Bordeaux and wine is important here, so, we can say we have tried it!
We are off to Lourdes tomorrow via ...
... from Bordeaux called a Cannelé. Will have to keep an eye out for that one! We got off the train, and it wasn't much cooler, although the fresh air and a bit of a breeze definitely helped! We walked pretty much across the road from the station to our hotel, checked in and got taken up to our awesome room. The lady at reception said she specifically gave us this one because we were staying so long, and it was the ...
... increased about 10cents (8p) since last year, according to my memory.
For most of the way, we follow the N10. There has been some major money spent on this road since we last came this way, about four years ago now. It is almost all high quality dual carriageway.
We stop for the night at a place called Cadillac, east and slightly south of Bordeaux. I am not sure ...