Tag: Bordeaux

“The Côte de where?” I hear you ask. One of France’s hidden gems (or should that be precious metal, being as it’s the silver coast?), the Côte D’Argent stretches over 200km of coastline from the mouth of the Gironde river above Bordeaux all the way down to Biarritz. It has the longest straight stretch of sandy beach in Europe, towering sand dunes backed with pine forests and great surf – and is only a few miles from Bordeaux’s famous vineyards.


A Big 5 Safari in Kruger National Park

We rounded a corner and there in the road essentially right in front of us were the painted forms of a pack of wild…