Travel like a local – Bordeaux (France)


5 Places Locals love in Bordeaux, not the usual tourist attractions!



A restaurant that’s just started to become the place to go. It’s concept: Superfood. This healthy food, good for the body and morale, is available in a great deal of delicious recipes. The place also offers many fruits and vegetables smoothies, milkshakes with soy/coco/almond milks and fresh juice to boost your day.


2. Tisanier d’Oc

Tisanier d'Oc

This shop is a travel in the past. Charles will welcome you with one of his secret recipes of herb teas. Spend time in the shop and discover the plants he uses, essential oils in store, regional honeys, olive oil with various flavors. A true Apothecary’s shop!


3. Jardin Botanique (Botanical Garden)

Jardin Botanique

The Botanical Garden is a space of multifaceted greenery. Lots of tourists prefer to go to the Parc Bordelais or the Public Garden. That’s fine! You will have less people in gardens and will be able to visit greenhouses (and secrets of Mother Nature) at your ease. During sunny (and warm) days, think of taking a picnic with you!


4. Cancan, Coquetels et Flonflon

Cancan, Coquetels et Flonflon

Less known than his older brother, the Alchemist, this cocktail bar with the look of a speakeasy, proposes a great collection of delicious beverages. Jazz concerts on Sunday evening are the favorite places to meet for Bordeaux inhabitants.


5. Pont de Pierre (Pierre’s Bridge)

Pont de Pierre

There’s a turistic Pierre’s Bridge, the one who is photographed and crossed all the time. And there’s a secret Pierre’s Bridge, known by few locals. The one who can be visited from the inside to reveal all his secrets. Reserve your visit and your guide with Bordeaux Métropole!

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