Art, Design & Architecture

Modern artists and traditional iconography in the Saint-Michel basilica in Bordeaux

The basilica of Saint-Michel contains some remarkable Gothic style stained glass windows,...

Le Corbusier’s modernist vision in Pessac

For Le Corbusier, architecture meant functionalism - pure and simple in form
Carved capital

Medieval magic in the Entre-deux-Mers forest near Bordeaux

The Abbey is part of the Routes of Santiago de Compostela World...
The past and the future meet at Château Les Carmes Haut-Brion

Château Les Carmes Haut-Brion, wine and minimalism in Bordeaux

Chateau Les Carmes Haut-Brion is a walled urban vineyard estate surrounded by...

Le Miroir d’eau – the water mirror in Bordeaux is the largest in the world

Fun all day long, but the real magic begins in the evening...

Château la Dominique, a red dot in the Saint-Émilion landscape

A visit to the village of Saint-Émilion would not be complete without...

Venice and Périgueux inspired Sacré-Coeur in Paris

The town of Périgueux is situated in Dordogne in south-western France, but...
Hospices de Beaune courtyard - Photo: Asgeir Pedersen

The jewel of Beaune – a place of legend

Beaune is the wine capital of Burgundy, a region of universal renown, home...

A Crusade in the City of Albi

Albi became an important episcopal city following the Albigensian Crusade against the...

Primary colours in Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Reims

St.Joseph chapel (click to enlarge) Cathédrale Notre-Dame de...

Avenue de Champagne

Le Château de Pommard © Château de Pommard - Beaune Tourisme

Burgundy’s Côte d’Or