Located in Eastern Central France, Burgundy is a wine region famed for its eponymous wines as well as Pinot noirs, Chardonnay, Chablis and Beaujolais, making it a great location for videophiles who enjoy a wide variety of tipples. While you’re there you must also try the region’s renowned blackcurrant liqueur, crème de cassis! But it’s not all about the alcohol, as the area also boasts a plethora of antiquated villages to transport you back to Middle Ages and the Renaissance, with the timber-framed buildings of Troyes being a prime example of the area’s historic splendour. Follow up your visit to Burgundy by hopping over into the UNESCO certified Champagne region, the famous home of the world’s favourite and sparkling wine. Full to the brim with bountiful vineyards and exclusive maisons such as the prestigious Taittinger champagne house, it’s the ideal destination for those seeking to experience the French wine industry at its finest and most luxurious.
France June 14, 2022