2013 Year End Review- Where We Travelled This Year

  2013 was our second calendar year living in Ireland, and it was a great year exploring the emerald island even further. And like many of the nearly 6 years we’ve lived in Europe, it was also a busy year of globe trotting for us. In total we travelled in 12 different countries this year,…

5 Must Eat Meals in Bordeaux, the Wine Capital of the World

France is one of the most popular countries in the world for tourists. And with wonderful architecure, excellent food and delicious wine, the French typically don’t let visitors down. When we visited France’s epicentre of wine, we were blown away by all the great food, and saw first hand why the French spend more of…

Bordeaux sausage varieties, 5 must things to Eat in Bordeaux

Day Trip from Bordeaux- Saint Emilion in Wine Country

You’d be hard pressed to enter any wine shop in the world and not find a selection from Bordeaux. Wine production in the Bordeaux area accounts for an astonishing 14.5 billion euro ($20 billion USD) of revenue for the region annually. That’s more than the entire GDP of many of the world’s poorest or smallest…