Bordeaux and the region of Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Bordeaux, a city renowned for many good things: listed as part of the UNESCO World Heritage list, described as “an outstanding urban and architectural ensemble”, classified as “City of Art and History” and last but not least, the wine capital of the world!
Home to over 360 historical monuments, Bordeaux is capital of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in south-west France, where over 10,000 wine-producing châteaux are situated. It is the largest region in France and thanks to its advantageous location and mild climate, Nouvelle-Aquitaine is renowned for its high quality of life.
Making the most of your stay!
Whilst you’re here, be sure not to miss out on some of the city’s “must sees”, such as the water mirror, the opera house and the docks, to name but a few. Whether you be on foot, on your bike or taking the tram that serves the city center and suburbs, it’s easy to get around and see for yourself just why people say that Bordeaux is the place to live and learn!