Bordeaux is a port city located on the western Atlantic coast of France. It is the capital of the Aquitaine region and its inhabitants are called Bordelais. Bordeaux is an absolute paradise for shopaholics, history buffs and wine aficionados. This city is worldwide famous for its wines and also for its splendid gothic cathedrals and 18th century mansions. Bordeaux is a thriving city filled with shops, amazing historic attractions and nestled in the heart of wine country.