Here are the best boozy holidays for 2017
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Feeling a bit uninspired about this year's holiday planning? Want to try something new? Want something short, but turbulent? Feeling like trying out quality wines instead of endless, tiring sightseeing? Why not try one of these holiday ideas... 1. Experience Bordeaux au nouveau France, 8th - 10th September Le Marathon du Médoc is a great challenge for those who are fit, yet still like quality wine. The world's booziest race stretches 26.2 miles around the vineyards of Bordeaux, and offers 23 stops where you can eat oyster or steak, as well as have a cup or ten of quality wine. Le Marathon du Médoc Experience starts 8th September, goes on for three nights of exercise and wine-tasting, and costs £1,294 per person, based on two sharing. The cost includes return flights to Bordeaux, B&B in a luxury chateau in the Pessac vineyards with access to spa and pool, marathon registration, half-day private chauffeured wine tour and tastings in Saint-Émilion vineyards, including lunch, and a tour and tasting at a prestigious estate in Pessac.
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