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La Cité du Vin in Bordeaux, France
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La Cité du Vin in Bordeaux, France

La Cite du Vin by Wendy VanHatten In 2017 La Cité du Vin in Bordeaux, France, proudly marks its first birthday having welcomed 425,000 visitors from 150 countries.   The official press release gives information here: As well as the permanent tour, the rich cultural programme offered throughout the year by […]

La Cite du Vin – More than a Museum
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La Cite du Vin – More than a Museum

If you are planning a trip to Bordeaux, France…don’t miss a visit to La Cite du Vin. This is more than a museum. It’s a side trip worthy of an entire day.   Exhibits are always changing throughout the museum. Of course, many areas stay the same. Impressive…see for yourself. […]

Wine Bottles and Their Shapes
Lifestyle

Wine Bottles and Their Shapes

Wine bottles…they come in different sizes and shapes. We learn to recognize what type of wine will mostly likely be in that bottle by its shape. When researching wine bottles for a travel book, I learned some interesting facts. When drinking Bordeaux wines, the bottle typically has straight sides and […]

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