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City:Bordeaux

The Grand Wineries Tour Road Train of Saint Emilion

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The little road train proposes a 35 minutes commented visit of Saint Emilion and its surroundings. The tour includes a stop at the wine Château of Rochebelle for wine cellars visiting and wine tasting.
eyecandyWeb Site:www.visite-saint-emilion.com
eyecandyAddress:33330 Saint Emilion
eyecandyPhone:05 57 51 30 71

Jumping des Sables

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Each year during 2 days in May, Arcachon hosts the unique equestrian event "Jumping des Sables". The event in which the best French riders compete takes place on the beach at low tide. Beside the jumping competion there are original animations related to the equestrian world.
Dates: May 25th to 28th 2017
eyecandyWeb Site:www.arcachon.com/
eyecandyAddress:Plage Pereire, boulevard de la Mer, 33120, Arcachon
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"Cathedra" Association Pipe Organ Concerts

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The concerts take place in Saint André Cathedral of Bordeaux.
Many concerts are entrance free.
For exact schedule check out the Cathedra.
eyecandyWeb Site:www.cathedra.fr
eyecandyAddress:Saint André Cathedral, Place Pey Berland, Bordeaux
eyecandyPhone:05 35 34 48 28

Cod Festival at Bègles

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Bègles is a suburb of Bordeaux. The town hosts the Cod Festival since 1995.
The fest is a gastronomic event centered on ...the cod but features also street music and dances, shows etc.
Dates: May 26th, 27th and 28th 2017
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eyecandyWeb Site:fetedelamorue.mairie-begles.fr/
eyecandyAddress:Bègles, Gironde
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Discovery of Great Bordeaux Wineries

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Every day from April 1st to November 15th 2018 the Bordeaux Tourist Office organizes half day or full day tours of the great Bordeaux wineries.
Exact trip plan and price on their web site.
eyecandyWeb Site:www.bordeaux-tourisme.com
eyecandyAddress:12 cours du XXX Juillet, Bordeaux
eyecandyPhone:+33(0)5 56 00 66 24

Patiras "Open House"

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Patiras is an 4.5km long 1km wide island in the Gironde Estuary in front of the town of Pauillac.
Its lighthouse, situated on the north-east tip, has guided ships for over 100 years. Today it has been acquired and restored by the Conservatoire du Littoral, and became a belvedere spot that offers a magnificent panorama of the Gironde estuary.
The Patiras "Open House" offers free tours of the island, only the boat-ride is paid.
The tours take place on May 1st and September 17th and November 1st 2017
eyecandyWeb Site:www.pauillac-medoc.com
eyecandyAddress:33250 PAUILLAC, Gironde
eyecandyPhone:+33 5 56 59 03 08

Pauillac Gironde Estuary Cruises

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Discover, during a 1 1/2 hour cruise, the history of the Gironde estuary, its islands and the wine "chateaux" of the Médoc shores.
each Saturday and Sunday from the end of May to the end of August. The cruises are offered: on Saturdays, from June 3rd to June 24th at 2:30 pm and Mondays, Thursdays and Sundays from July 3rd to August 31st at 2:30 pm 2017
eyecandyWeb Site:www.pauillac-medoc.com
eyecandyAddress:Pauillac, Gironde
eyecandyPhone:+33 5 56 59 03 08

"Planete Bordeaux","Planete Cooking" and "Oenology Club"

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"Planete Bordeaux" is an institution dedicated to Bordeaux wines.
All year round it organizes numerous events surrounding the wine, wine tourism, wine tasting classes, wines and foods accord, wine making, etc .
For more information about "Planete Bordeaux" check out also Three easy ways to do Bordeaux wine tasting when lacking time!
eyecandyWeb Site:www.planete-bordeaux.fr
eyecandyAddress:RN 89 – Sortie 5 – 33750 BEYCHAC ET CAILLAU
eyecandyPhone: 05 57 97 19 38

Bordeaux River Festival

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Lots of animations including boat races, cruises, visits of tall ships etc.
The last day of the festival is dedicated to the Garonne crossing swimming competition that starts at 8am and gathers 150 competitors.
Dates: from May 26th to June3rd 2017
eyecandyWeb Site:www.bordeauxfetelefleuve.com
eyecandyAddress:Bordeaux
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Landiras Medieval Festival

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The town of Landiras is situated some 44km (27 mi) south-east of Toulouse.
The medieval festival features medieval street music, theatre, medieval knights' games etc.
Date: May 13th, 14th 2017
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eyecandyWeb Site:www.bestofmedieval.com
eyecandyAddress:Domaine équestre des bois de Cabiros - 33720 LANDIRAS
eyecandyPhone:06 34 54 24 29

Wine School of Bordeaux

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All year round the Wine School of Bordeaux offers initiation or advanced courses for all those interested in the wines of Bordeaux.
eyecandyWeb Site:www.bordeaux.com/uk/wineschool
eyecandyAddress:3 cours du XXX Juillet, 33000 Bordeaux
eyecandyPhone:05 56 00 22 85

Bordeaux Museums

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Bordeaux has several entrance free museums (free with the exceptions of temporary exhibits). Among them the Aquitaine Museum, Museum of Decorative Arts, Ethnography Museum, the Natural History Museum and the Botanical Garden and the Customs National Museum that is free only the first Sunday of each month.
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