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» Best Of Wine Tourism Bordeaux

Everything you need to know about the Best Of winners in Bordeaux... (French blog)

 

» Napa Valley Wine Blog

... in search of wine, food and other delights!

 

» Bordeaux Wine News

Articles from the Bordeaux region about the French wine business

 

» Territorios do Vinho

"A vinha e o vinho assumiram definitivamente uma nova importância no âmbito da economia, do turismo e do desenvolvimento regional. É exactamente esse papel que constitui o tema que pretendo que seja tratado neste espaço."
by Manuel de Novaes Cabral

 

» Falando do Vinhos

An interesting wine blog from Brazil
by Alfredo Roca

 

» Cata Vino

Spanish Wine, Portuguese Wine and much, much more...
by Ryan Opaz

 

» The new Bordeaux

What's really happening in the world of Bordeaux wines
By Jane Anson

 

» Bordeaux Undiscovered

".... offering you the wines the French would prefer to keep"
by Nick Stephens

 

» http://www.carlesmera.com/

Enoturismo 2.0. - another view on oenotourism, it's trends, marketing and communication. by Carles Mera

 

Global

Wine Publications
» Bordeaux Wine News

Articles from the Bordeaux region about the French wine business

 

» Videos of Bordeaux vineyards.... and much more!

Properties, festivals, exhibitions, interviews... To know what is going on in Bordeaux!

 

» New Bordeaux

What is really happening in the world of Bordeaux wine, from wine writer and Bordeaux resident Jane Anson.

 

» Revista Blue Wine Magazine

The wine Essencia do Vinho magazine website, Porto.

 

» Decanter

The route to all good wine.

 

» OneStop Wine - the wine search engine

Search over 4000 wine related sites - wineries, merchants, wine information and more.

 

» Riesling Report main page

Riesling Report is a Web site for Riesling fanatics. It features tasting notes, estate reviews, news and in-depth stories on Riesling producers, regions, styles, cuisine and travel.

 

» South African Wine News

On-line magazine of the South African Wine industry.

 

» Swirl wine news

Our mission is simple: to make the world of wine easy and fun for everyone.

 

» Tastings

Wine, Beer and Spirits Reviews.

 

» TheWineman.com - Wine news, education and information

Eclectic, educational, and entertaining look at the world culture of wine - articles, news, events, winemakers notes, vineyards, winery news, and resources...

 

» The Wine News Magazine

The Wine News... a stunning consumer-oriented wine magazine which educates, guides, entertains and inspires its savvy readers with wine reviews, feature stories, and world wine country travel tips.

 

» Vintage Voice

Vintage Voice is a non-graphical, content-rich wine site featuring Wines of the Month, wine tasting notes, and selected wine links.

 

» Vintage Wine Magazine

Vintage Wine Magazine is Americas wine magazine for the casual wine drinker. If you enjoy wine, and want to learn more about this noblest of drinks, you have come to the right place

 

» Wine and Spirits Magazine

Practical guide to the straightforward, enlightened enjoyment of fine wine and and premium spirits.

 

» WineLove

Wine tasting as a passion and lifestyle.

 

» Wine Lovers Page

Robin Garrs Wine Lovers Page is an ideal starting point for wine lovers on the Web! Its a snob-free zone for straight talk in plain English about wine tasting. Frequently updated notes and advice on wines of good value are backed by an online wine tasting tutorial, wine FAQs, vintage charts, interactive discussions and more.

 

» Wine Press Northwest magazine online

Wine Press Northwest magazine online.

 

» Wine Reporter USA

Providing wine reports and wine reviews from leading wine publications. If you are a wine enthusiast or are in the retail wine trade, you will find Wine Reporter the answer to all your wine information and buying advice needs

 

» Wines.com guide to wine online

Wines.com award-winning guide to wine and wineries. Shopping, tasting room, wineries, wine regions, wine lovers searchable database, wineboard, reviews & articles, ratings & wine advice, wine & food

 

» Wine Spectator Online

Wine Spectator Online

Viticulture
» ARSIA

Development and innovation in agricultural sector.

 

» CIA

An Italian farmers association.

 

» Coldiretti

An Italian farmers association.

 

» Confagricoltura

An Italian farmers association.

 

» GrapeSeek

GrapeSeek is the first quality Search Engine of grapes, wine and viticulture information on the internet.

 

» Faculté d'Œnologie

 

» Oenology

 

» Viticulture and Enology Research Center

The The Viticulture and Enology Research Center conducts research in the areas of wine-making and product development, grape variety testing, pest and disease control, and dried fruit technology.

 

Tourism

Destinations
» Show me Stellenbosch

Your on-line guide to Stellenbosch!

 

» Best Of Wine Tourism Bordeaux

Everything you need to know about the Best Of winners in Bordeaux... (French blog)

 

» Maxine Wine Tours

Private, personalised French wine tour and gourmet experiences in South West France including the top Bordeaux Châteaux.
Contact: maxine.colas@gmail.com

 

» Wine Travel Guides

Comprehensive on-line travel guides for wine lovers

 

» Savor the wines of France

Your source for authentic wine and culinary experiences in France.

 

» Destination Bordeaux & Cognac

A selection of the touristic offer for the professionnals

 

Accommodation
» Greatest Cape, SA travel & wine tours

An unforgettable experience...

 

» Roggeland Country House

A Cape winelands guest house in the heart of Paarl, Roggeland is an exclusive Country Guest House, offering a warm welcome with true Cape hospitality in a tranquil wine country atmosphere.

 

» Wine Villas

Come live the wine life!

Bordeaux - Napa Valley

 

» Solares de Portugal

Find a charm and rural hotel in Portugal

 

» Wine Country: Wine, Food, Travel Events Wineries

All you need to know to organize your stay in one of the Californian wine region...

 

» Porto Tourism

Porto's official tourism website.

 

» Pousadas de Portugal

Find your hotel in Portugal.

 

» Cavas Wine Lodge

A special wine lodge at the foot hill of the Andes.

 

» Lares de Chacras

A unique place to feel at home. Warmth and simplicity on a perfect environment.

 

» Club Tapiz

Club Tapiz is surrounded by vineyards and located only 15 minutes away from the City of Mendoza. Built on an historical renaissance villa of 1890, it is a small resort which provides its guests with a glimpse of the magic involved in all the stages of winemaking.

 

» Finca Adalgisa

..." I was stunned to find myself in a private villa, with a main house, large cottages with porches, and a big swimming pool, all surrounded by golden vineyards.".. The New York Time. October 17, 2004

 

» APT

Search engine for accommodation in Florence.

 

» Consorzio Firenze Albergo

Find your hotel in Florence.

 

» Bed & breakfast in Toscana

Find your bed and breakfast in Florence.

 

» Cape Town Accommodation

Accommodation guide to Cape Town and the Western Cape, South Africa. Search for hotels, bed & breakfasts, guest houses, luxury villas and apartments, self catering accommodation and more.

 

» Office de Tourisme de Bordeaux

 

Wine Resorts

 

» Roggeland Country House

A Cape winelands guest house in the heart of Paarl, Roggeland is an exclusive Country Guest House, offering a warm welcome with true Cape hospitality in a tranquil wine country atmosphere.

 

» Wine Country: Wine, Food, Travel Events Wineries

All you need to know to organize your stay in one of the Californian wine region...

 

» Château Smith-Haut-Lafitte

 

» Bordeaux Saveurs

 

» Porto Tourism

 

» Vinitur

 

Attractions

 

» The Bordeaux Wine Festival

 

» Firenze Musei

Museums in Florence

 

» Polo Museale

Info on Museums in Florence.

 

» Florence, Italy on Firenze.net

Where to go and what to do in Florence

 

» The Douro by train

Relive the early 20th Century pastime of exploring the Douro valley by train.

 

» Portugal - VisitEurope.com

Visit Europe is presented by the European Travel Commission as a guide to planning your European vacation. It includes information on transportation, events, and links to destination specific sites.

 

» Sightseeing tours in Porto by Bus

» Tourism in the north of Portugal

 

» Napa Valley Wine Train

Daily Gourmet Rail Excursions Year Round. Three Dining Experiences To Choose from!

 

Visitor Information

 

» Show me Stellenbosch

Your on-line guide to Stellenbosch!

 

» Best Of Wine Tourism Bordeaux

Everything you need to know about the Best Of winners in Bordeaux... (French blog)

 

» Wineries to visit in New Zealand

List of wineries around New Zealand that open to visitors for tasting's, wine sales, meals, weddings, accommodation, functions, tours, etc.

 

» Route des Châteaux

The solution to your visit to the Bordeaux region

 

» Destination Bordeaux & Cognac

A selection of the touristic offer for the professionnals

 

» Wine Country: Wine, Food, Travel Events Wineries

All you need to know to organize your stay in one of the Californian wine region...

 

» APT

The official Florence Tourist Board

 

» Bordeaux News

A virtual tour of the region with links to local chateaux and display of local artists and sculptors' works.

 

» Cape Wineland Tours

Cape Wineland Tours is the only US based tour operator offering exclusive tours to the beautiful winelands of South Africa

 

» Turismo Verde

Florence Agritourism - Find the best Agritourism in Florence.

 

» Terranostra

Florence Agritourism - Find the best Agritourism in Florence.

 

» Agriturist

Florence Agritourism - Find the best Agritourism in Florence.

 

» Office de Tourisme de Bordeaux

 

» Office de Tourisme de Saint Emilion

 

» Office de Tourisme de Pauillac

 

» Interwines Guide to Spain

Interwines Guide to Spain.

 

» Porto Tourism

 

» Tourism in the North of Portugal

 

» Porto Tours

Porto Tours.

 

» Portugal.org

Portugal.org

 

» Vineyard Ventures

Vineyard Ventures are Cape Town, South Africas most experienced tour operator.

 

» Travel California, Wineries

Californias travel and tourism website. California Travel home page, land of sunny beaches, the majestic redwood forest, great skiing, wineries, Disneyland and Hollywood. Find hotels, restaurants, and travel information.

 

» Winecountry - Tours and Special Events

Special events for companys, company picnics, incentives and group tours. Group events in the bay area, san francisco, san jose. Team building events and meetings in the wine country. Also restaurant receptions including cocktails, dinner and lunch.

 

» WineZone - Napa Valley, Sonoma & Bodega Bay

Everything you need to know to plan your trip to Northern Californias wine country. Featuring the wines and wineries of the Napa Valley and Sonoma areas. Find links to other wine regions, recipes from celebrated wine country chefs and current event calendars. Explore Bodega Bay, our neighbor on the Pacific Coast.

 

Winery Tours

 

» The Wine Tour Company, Mendoza

Their mission: show Mendoza, its landscapes, wineries and products in a tailor made experience, taking care of every detail.

 

» Best Of Wine Tourism Bordeaux

Everything you need to know about the Best Of winners in Bordeaux... (French blog)

 

» Wineries to visit in New Zealand

List of wineries around New Zealand that open to visitors for tasting's, wine sales, meals, weddings, accommodation, functions, tours, etc.

 

» Malbec Symphony

Malbec Symphony is a Mendoza-based travel agency, specializing in high end wine tours. Our tours are designed by wine experts for wine lovers. Our tours are original, informative and fun.

 

» Enthusiast Wine Tours New Zealand

Specialists in small group affordable wine tours throughout New Zealand

 

» Greatest Cape, SA travel & wine tours

An unforgettable experience...

 

» Maxine Wine Tours

Private, personalised French wine tour and gourmet experiences in South West France including the top Bordeaux Châteaux.
Contact: maxine.colas@gmail.com

 

» Wine Country Tour Shuttle

Wine Country Tours by the Wine Country Tour Shuttle are the most unique tours in Sonoma and Napa Valleys

 

» Napa Valley Wine Tours

A very informative site that heightens the wine experience for everyone

 

» Route des Châteaux

The solution to your visit to the Bordeaux region

 

» Wine tourism Spain

A winetourism portal dedicated to the promotion of Wine culture and wine related travel within Spain.

 

» PULP Travel

We are a travel agency in Mendoza, directed by wine specialists. We offer personalized wine tours in Mendoza and other argentinian wine regions, inviting you to discover the magic of our terroir. Our staff speaks French, German, English, Spanish and Portuguese. We organize exclusive wine tours daily for particulars and groups visiting private wineries, tastings of medium to top range wine and barrel tastings.

 

» Wine Country: Wine, Food, Travel Events Wineries

All you need to know to organize your stay in one of the Californian wine region...

 

» Amazing Mendoza Tours

Small company dedicated to providing its clients with high-quality, personalized experiences of the Mendoza wine region.

All tours are escorted, and our clients have access to the best wines, the best food, the best accommodations, and to local experts who offer special insights into Mendoza's wines, food, art and culture, and landscape. We offer both scheduled tours and custom trips, designed to accommodate our clients' special interests and schedules.

 

» Vinos de los Andes

From Aymará Tourism, we invite you to get to know Mendoza through the main Wineries, Properties and vineyards.

Our programs of "Wines of the Andes" are part of the Official circuit of the Center of Owners' Wineries of Mendoza. Enjoy a different tourism sharing the magic of the wine and making all the senses wake up.

 

» Bike tours in France

A bike tour in France, a unique French bicycle trip in France traveling with DuVine Adventures. Enjoy mountain biking while staying in deluxe chateaux and sampling great french wine and cuisine.

 

» Winetrails holidays worldwide

Walking, cycling, wine and gourmet holidays worldwide. Walk or bike with us in France, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Bulgaria, Hungary, Cyprus, Madeira, Switzerland and the New World.

 

» Enoteca de Giraldi & Vinarium

Guided wine tastings, cooking lessons and wine tours in Tuscany.

 

» Vinitur

 

» Douro Azul

 

» Essência do Vinho

 

» Rendez-vous au Château

 

» Bordeaux Excellence

 
Travel Agents

 

Quitralco Aventura, Mendoza
Your agency do discover the new way to living the adventure.

» The Wine Tour Company, Mendoza
Their mission: show Mendoza, its landscapes, wineries and products in a tailor made experience, taking care of every detail.

 

» Travel Tour, New Zealand

Travel in the South Island of New Zealand with accommodation activities transport self-drive coach train tour buses freedom tour or fully escorted packages.

 

» Mendoza Holidays

A boutique operation specializing in upscale private tours, gourmet itineraries and specialty programs throughout Mendoza & Chile.

 

» Greatest Cape

A Southern Africa luxury specialist travel business focusing on safari and wine tours

 

» The Argentina Specialists

A specialist tour operator to Argentina that been creating tailormade holidays for over a decade. This web site is a comprehensive resource of holiday and travel information featuring practical and impartial advice on Argentina.

 

» Malbec Symphony

Malbec Symphony is a Mendoza-based travel agency, specializing in high end wine tours. Our tours are designed by wine experts for wine lovers. Our tours are original, informative and fun.

 

» African Eagle Cape Town Tour

Tours of Cape Town and surrounds.
Try their full or half day wine route tours and experience one of the best wine regions in the world!

 

» Luhambo Tours, Cape Town

Luhambo Tours is a Cape Town, South Africa, based tour operator who specialise in wine tours in Cape Town, Stellenbosch and Franschhoek.

 

» Robertston Wine Tours

Exclusive Wine Tour Operators in the Wine Regions of South America

 

» Enthusiast Wine Tours New Zealand

Specialists in small group affordable wine tours throughout New Zealand

 

» Greatest Cape, SA travel & wine tours

An unforgettable experience...

 

» Vintura, Mendoza

Vintura is a travel agency offering exclusive Gourmet and Wine Tours in Mendoza, Argentina. They also offer Accomodation in Mendoza and Adventure Tourism.

 

» Kahuak Adventure

Kahuak, tourism in Mendoza, offers different options for your trip in this beautiful area.

 

» Luxury bike tours in France and Europe

Digngo (pronounce Dig and Go), active travel company designing incredible cycling adventures in the most beautiful areas of France and Italy (Bordeaux, Firenze...)

 

» Savor the wines of France

Your source for authentic wine and culinary experiences in France.

 

» Altura - Wines and Tourism in Argentina

Complete guide of information about wines and tourism in Argentina

 

» Destination Bordeaux & Cognac

A selection of the touristic offer for the professionnals

 

» PULP Travel

We are a travel agency in Mendoza, directed by wine specialists. We offer personalized wine tours in Mendoza and other argentinian wine regions, inviting you to discover the magic of our terroir. Our staff speaks French, German, English, Spanish and Portuguese. We organize exclusive wine tours daily for particulars and groups visiting private wineries, tastings of medium to top range wine and barrel tastings.

 

» Machiavelli Viaggi

Machiavelli Viaggi is the Florentine agency in Travel Network, recommanded by the Great Wine Capitals.

They organize and reserve holidays from the most simple to the most exclusive in the whole Tuscany. For the wine lovers, they also organize personalized itineraries, visits to wine cellars and wine tasting with or without guide. 

 

» Vinitur

» Arcachon Tours et Détours

» Agence des Grands Crus

» Agence Vini Spiritus

» The Bordeaux Wine Experience

» Vitivinitour

» Saint Emilion Excellence

» V.S.Voyages

 

Wine

Wine producers Associations
» Vinho Porto Vintage

All about Portuguese Port Wines!

 

» Argentina Wine Directory

The most complete wine directory of South America

 

» The New Zealand Wine Directory

... an ever-growing collection of links to New Zealand's Wine industry and communities online. Quickly link to the wineries and vineyards in each region, wine tourism, wine sales, wine events and competitions, social media, books, news and much more...

 

» Conseil des Vins du Médoc

Visit the new site of this organisation gathering information on all the 8 Médoc appellations in Bordeaux.

 

» Port and Douro Wines Institute

For information on the Douro and Port Wines Region

 

» Comissão de Viticultura da Região dos Vinhos Verdes

For information on the Vinhos Verdes Region

 

» Bordeaux C.I.V.B

» Alliance des Crus Bourgeois du Médoc

» Planète Bordeaux

» Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux

» Consorzio Chianti Classico

» Consorzio Chianti Rufina

» Consorzio Chianti Colli Fiorentini

» Consorzio Chianti

» Association of Port Wine Companies

» Port and Douro Wines Institute

» Comissão de Viticultura da Região dos Vinhos Verdes

» Port and Douro Wines Institute

» Association of Port Wine Companies

 
Wine Producers
Wine Merchants
On-line wine sales

 

» Florencewine

The portal of the Florentine wineries with an e-commerce service.

 

» Wine.com

Buy the gift of wine online - Visit Wine.com for clubs, accessories, gifts, reviews, ratings, and more - Shop for wine online!

 

Wine retailers

Food & Gastronomy

Olive Oil

 

» The Village Press Extra Virgin Olive Oils

The Village Press olive oil is produced from quality olives pressed in the old style by Hawke's Bay's first and New Zealand's largest traditional press.

Business

International Business Services

 

» www.wine-television.com

Promote your winery on the international wine video portal.

» St Helena Chamber of Commerce

» Porto Commercial Association

Porto Chamber of Commerce and Industry. 

» Learn Spanish in Mendoza

We invite you to learn Spanish in Mendoza. Located at the foot of The Andes, Mendoza is one of the most visited cities in the world, famous for its history, natural beauty, delicious wines, and famous ski resorts.

» Portuguese Business Association

» Fundación ProMendoza

» Florence Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture

» Promofirenze

» Bordeaux Chamber of Commerce and Industry

» Bordeaux Region Development Agency

» Bilbao Chamber of Commerce and Industry

» Rioja Chamber of Commerce and Industry

» Alava Chamber of Commerce and Industry

 

Meetings and Conferences

 

Investment
Communication & Marketing services

»www.dtcwinesales.com

"... because sometimes a tate is all it takes" - DTC Wine Sales originate tasting events in the Northern California wine country.

» www.winemaponline.com

Josefina Rosner Wine / Web & Communication presents wine- maps of Argentina on-line!

» "Echos de Bordeaux"

A communication & marketing agency for the wine sector

» VinTank

A digital Think Tank for the wine industry

 

» Etched Images

Located in California's Napa Valley, Etched Images deep etches (sand blasts) and paints wine bottles with your logo, label, or message.

 

Equipment Manufacturers
Government Agencies
Customs
Legal Consultants
 

Education

Schools & Universities
» Unicesv

Centre for the strategic developement of the Italian wine sector.

The Centre sustains the competitive development of the wine sector, acting both at the applied research and at the teaching and training levels.

 

» International Wine Academy of Roma

This institution in Rome provides a wide range of tutored tastings for holidaymakers and longer courses

 

» Master in Wine Management

The Post-Graduate Master in "Wine Management" starts in 2000, thanks to the collaboration of the University of Florence with the Province of Florence and the Great Wine Capitals Global Network.

The main aim of the Master is to form high level figures for the farms of the wine filiere and to increase the managing competences of those that already work in the sector, with a particular attention on the production specificity, on the market conditions and on the managing of the wine farm.

 

» Viticulture and Enology Program

Offering a range of courses leading to professional wine qualifications

 

» University of Florence

Faculty of Agriculture 

 

» University of Porto

 

» Catholic University in Porto

Faculty of Biotechnology  

 

» University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro

North of Portugal

 

Wine and Food Appreciation
» AIS

Italian sommelier association

 

» Ecole du Vin de Bordeaux

 

» Slow Food

 

» Wine courses, wine tasting

Wine courses. Wine tasting courses in a lovely French converted chateau. Short break wine tasting courses by a qualified tutor, covering all the worlds wines.

 

» Wine Education Site

Unraveling the Wine Knot. The Wine Education Page. Learn about wine from Certified Wine Educator, Stephen Reiss, Ph.D.

 

» Escola de Hotelaria e Turismo do Porto

Tourism School

 

» Vinitur

 

 

GWC Blog

December 2, 2014
This article, written by Paris-based Swedish wine writer Britt Karlson, participated in the 2014...