Organic Wine-making in Bordeaux, France

Organic Wine-making in Bordeaux, France

We had an awesome experience living on an organic vineyard in Bordeaux, France for 2 weeks! We were in a small town just outside the city center called St. Michel de Montaigne. We learned first hand the full process of turning organic grapes into what the French call "Bio" wine (short for biologique wine, which [...]

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The Cutest Fairytale Town in France (A Photo Blog)

The Cutest Fairytale Town in France (A Photo Blog)

We think we found the cutest fairytale town in France called Bergerac. It is 2 hours outside of Bordeaux by train. It is filled with picturesque cobblestone streets and beautifully decorated buildings surrounded by greenery and the nearby Dordonge river. It was once a thriving Medieval town and now serves as one of the wine [...]

A Taste of Bordeaux

A Taste of Bordeaux

Bordeaux is known worldwide for its great tasting wine. Fortunately, we were able to spend a significant amount of time in the region to learn that it offers so much more! We fell in love with its beautifully preserved 18th century architecture, less-trafficked, walkable neighborhoods, diverse culture, and its abundant food scene. In this post, [...]

Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island

  Sanibel Island is a great weekend trip for those of you who are looking to travel throughout the year without using all of your PTO. It is part of the Cape Coral- Fort Myers area of Florida. We recently took a two and a half hour flight from New York to this beautiful destination. [...]