A trip to France definitely needs some sampling of wine. A lot of wine. The great thing about France is that it is one of the best places in the world for wine. There are plenty of regions in France that offer different kinds of wine. Each region features a different kind of microclimate that influences the way that the grapes are grown. Some of these regions are more famous than others. One of the most famous regions for wine in France is in a place called Bordeaux. This region, which is nestled cozily in the southeastern region of France, is highly regarded as a region that produces some of the best wine in the country and even the world. Here are some things that you can learn and do in Bordeaux if you decide to take a visit to this awesome place.
Things to do
One of the best things that you can do that involves drinking wine and seeing what the region has to offer is taking a tour of a vineyard. A lot of vineyards will even offer a wine tasting and vineyard tour combined into one package. These can sometimes be expensive, but they are definitely worth it. You’ll be blown away by the great taste and consistency of the wine in this place.
Be careful to spit after doing the wine tasting! If you swallow all of the wine samples, then you might find yourself in a little bit of a tipsy situation. Watch out!