Our house is located in one of the most beautiful part of the city: The district Saint-Michel
"The district Saint Michel, built around the late Flamboyant Gothic basilica dedicated to the archangel, is the district the most alive and the most colorful of the city.
A market is held on Monday and Saturday morning under the arrow, stores and shops all around maintain a popular animation picturesque Bordeaux that poets have always sought, Meste Verdié Despaux or Ulysses.
The flat-bottomed barges loaded with cargo timber of the Quercy, Gascony or Rouergue, cast anchor at the bottom of St Michael, Wood landed workshops which supplied the street Carpenteyre carpenters, coopers Street Fusterie. Iron was worked by blacksmiths and gunsmiths in the Rue des Faures. Salt, stored Salinières dock, was used for drying grounds of fish and meat from the established street Rousselle."
Source: bordeaux-tourisme
That's life in this neighborhood that we want to share with you, starting point of your discovery trip in Bordeaux.