Bordeaux

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Tasting the Best of Bordeaux

Bordeaux offers profoundly pleasurable wines and chateaux staffed by friendly people. Here are our Wine Concierge's favorite discoveries from the region.

We’re Longing to Return to... Bordeaux

Picturesque vineyard-blanketed countryside and a world-class city at its heart: Bordeaux has plenty to offer, including these five recommended hotels.

Bordeaux’s Best Wine Bars

Wine bars have distinct advantages over wineries. It's never necessary to take a tour, and you can compare wines from various producers side by side.

Touring the Great Châteaux of Bordeaux With Our Wine Concierge

Hideaway Report members have access to private tours and tastings at first-growth chateaux. Here is a sample itinerary we recently went on in Bordeaux.

Our Editors' 20 Favorite Hideaway Hotels

The Hideaway Report's team of editors travels far and wide, uncovering the most distinctive hotels in the world. Here are their top 20 hideaway hotels.

Best Bordeaux Restaurants

A number of excellent bistros that have opened in Bordeaux recently due to the fact that young chefs are attracted to the city.

A Hideaway Report Classic: Les Sources de Caudalie

My favorite country escape from Bordeaux remains Les Sources de Caudalie, located on the Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte wine estate 20 minutes south of the city.

Bordeaux Wine Bars

Despite its status as one of the world's great wine capitals, wine bars have only recently become popular in Bordeaux, France.

New Bordeaux Boutique Hotels

For a city that hosts a regular stream of international wine buyers and brokers, Bordeaux has long had a curiously undistinguished roster of hotels.

6 Escapes for Wine Lovers

For oenophiles, there is nothing better than a weekend dedicated to wine. These six food and wine hotels offer something for everyone.

Newly Recommended Hotels: Bordeaux and Myanmar

Our editor travels to France, where he evaluates properties in Bordeaux, a place of ancient towns and timeless serenity. He also discovers a hotel in Myanmar.

Letter From the Editor, April 2016

Sometimes political change opens up an entirely new area of the world for travel. As is the case in with Aung San Suu Kyi and the National League for Democracy.

The Joys of Wine Tasting in Saint-Emilion

Here, on Bordeaux’s Right Bank in Saint-Emilion, welcoming wineries produce exquisite reds that stand toe-to-toe with the best wines in the world.

In the News: La Grande Maison, Bordeaux

A venture from wine magnate Bernard Magrez and chef Joël Robuchon, La Grande Maison, debuted in December.

Where to Travel in 2015

From classic European cities to unspoiled Himalayan refuges, Andrew Harper lists his picks for where you should travel in 2015.

From the Travel Office: Wine Tasting in Bordeaux

We arrived in the graceful, relaxed city of Bordeaux at the end of our French tour feeling happy but exhausted from a week of heavy-duty sightseeing. As wine lo