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Bordeaux City Sights Walking Tour
"Your 2-hour walking tour starts from the tourist office in central Bordeaux. The exact route may vary depending on the weather and number of people in the group but your guide will be sure to show you as many of the city’s highlights as possible.Walk to Monument aux Girondins a dramatic fountain statue commemorating the Girondists a group of political martyrs who were executed for their militant support during the French Revolution.Continue along the banks of the Garonne River to Place de la Bourse home to the stock exchange. This square was laid out in the 1700s by King Louis XV's architect Gabriel to act as a dramatic frame for an equestrian statue of the monarch.Make your way to Rue Sainte-Catherine the pedestrian street in the heart of the historical city center
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Garonne River Cruise Including Lunch from Bordeaux
"Board your cruiser near Bordeaux's city center and enjoy a welcome cocktail as you settle in and begin gliding along the Garonne River. One of the largest rivers in France the Garonne runs through Bordeaux and offers sightseers beautiful views of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed buildings that line the historic waterway.Admire typical French classical and neoclassical architecture as you cruise past Place de la Bourse a dramatic 18th-century square laid out by King Louis XV's architect. Cruise along Quai Richelieu to the arch of Porte de Bourgogne pass under the Pont de Pierre bridge and admire the flamboyant Gothic spire of Basilica of St Michael.With Bordeaux's sights drifting by sit down to a lovely 3-course lunch freshly prepared on board (see sample menu below. Drinks are at your own expense). View the Port of Bassens and glide under the Pont d'Aquitaine suspension bridge to elegant Château Grattequina the turning-point of your cruise.Your 3-hour Bordeaux lunch cruise ends back at the starting point.Sample Menu:Starter (choice of one): Homemade terrine Mullet tartare with dill vinaigrette Main course (ch""
From EUR55.00
 
Garonne River Cruise Including Bordeaux Wine Tasting
"Begin your Bordeaux cruise at Quai Richelieu or Cité du Vin and set off along the ancient Garonne River. Admire views of Bordeaux'sUNESCO World Heritage-listed cityscape as you cruise past historic landmarks and architectural treasures. Bordeaux has and the sense of history is palpable.View stately Place de la Bourse and pass under the modern Jacques Chalban-Delmas Bridge and the imposing Pont d’Aquitaine bridge. With Bordeaux's waterfront sights drifting slowly past listen as your guide explains the remarkable history architecture and heritage of this fine city and feel free to ask any questions you may have.Watch ornate city buildings give way to the open farmland and nature reserves of the Aquitaine region. Now you're in the heart of Bordeaux wine country home to famous wine-producing areas including St-Emilion Médoc
From EUR21.00

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VélÔToulouse

Before leaving Paris I went online and ordered a seven-day ticket for the bike sharing system VélÔToulouse. This cost me all of five Euros. It is also possible to get a one-day ticket for €1.20, a...
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House of the Bicycle

This “House of the Bicycle” is located in the premises of the former Bayard Lock House on the Canal du Midi, facing the Toulouse-Matabiau railway station.The bicycle house brings together a number of...
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Cycling in Toulouse

”The Toulouse City Council works to promote the use of bicycles in the city, and to make cycling safer and more spontaneous.” So it says on the city’s website.In 2013, a magazine called TerraEco made...
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By Car: How Far/How Long...?

Some road distances to Toulouse from:- Madrid (Spain): 809 kms.- Pisa (Italy): 821kms.- Berlin (Germany): 1.714 kms.- Lublin (Poland): 2.384 kms.Checking the website, you’ll find more road distances...
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....rent a bike (Vélo)

Renting a bike in Toulouse is a wise decision…It costs around 3 euros per day and you can see a lot more then if you were walking or taking the bus and metro….by the way, the public transport in this...
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Toulouse Metro

There are two lines on Toulouse Metro A and B. Tickets are bought from machines which are easy to use.. accepts a selection of coins and gives change. The platform has safety doors which do not open...
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Convenient Parking Structure in Toulouse

There is a convenient parking structure just above the Marché des Carmes. Convenient because parking on the street is tough. Grab a ticket and when you leave, find the ticket machine to pay. Located...
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Outside Toulouse - Excursions

Montauban is a vigorous city (pop. 51K) . It began as a bastides and traces remain at the city center. It sits above the west bank of the river Tarn next to its old bridge that now connects a suburb...
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Jacobins Church & Cloister

The last stop on our guided walking tour “Grand Monuments of Toulouse” was the Jacobean (Dominican) convent, adjacent to the Jacobean Church. This convent suffered serious damage during the French...
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Place du Capitole

I have known for a long time that the opera house in Toulouse is called the “Théâtre du Capitole”, but I didn’t realize (never having been there before) that the Opera and the City Hall were in the...
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St. Sernin Basilica

A nice and large square with elegant buildings around.--is in Place St Sernin Toulouse France.. Toulouse is on the river Garonne. Toulouse is 230 km from the Atlantic Ocean. Euro is the currency here.
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Walking - Les Rues

My second guided walking tour was called “Grand Monuments of Toulouse” and was again organized by the city tourist office. I was pleased to find that we again had the same guide, Sarah, only this...
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Musée des Augustins

The major art museum of Toulouse was founded during the French Revolution and is still located in the old Augustinian Convent, which was constructed beginning in the fourteenth century. By the...
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"THE WEALTH OF TOULOUSE."
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"The pink city, Toulouse"
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