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Bordeaux is a port city on the Garonne River in southwestern France. The city is known as “City of Art and History” because of it’s large number of preserved historical buildings and monuments. The city has about 362 monuments which is the highest number in France after Paris with some buildings dating back to the Roman times.
Things to do in Bordeaux
The city is on UNESCO World Heritage List as an outstanding urban and architectural ensemble. The city offer many different things to visitor and tourists.
Some of the main historic buildings includes Esplanade des Quinconces, Grand Théâtre, Place de la Bourse, Pont de pierre, Saint-André Cathedral, Tour Pey-Berland, Église Sainte-Croix, Basilica of Saint Michael, Rue Sainte-Catherine and Saint-André Cathedral etc.
Bordeaux has some of the finest museums which includes Musée des Beaux Arts, Musée d’Aquitaine, Musée du Vin et du Négoce, Musée national des douanes etc.
Rue Sainte-Catherine is pedestrian-only shopping street of shops, restaurants and cafés in center of Bordeaux city. Rue Sainte-Catherine is one of the longest shopping streets in Europe which is 1.2 kilometers long.