Highlight Bordeaux, France
Famous for its antique stores and vintage boutiques, the neighborhood of Chartrons lies to the north of Bordeaux’s historic center. Rue Notre Dame is famous for the church of Saint-Louis des Chartrons and the antique stores which offer a rich collection of paintings, vintage photographs, and bric-a-brac, promising a rare find. Admire the grand 18th-century architecture of the Cours Xavier Arnozan as you make your way to the Quai des Chartrons, positioned along the Garonne River, where animated local cafés and bars await. Art lovers will be tempted by the Museum of Contemporary Art (CAPC) which showcases a fascinating collection of over 1,200 art works within a historic warehouse.