Different kind of accommodation can be proposed to the participants: individual charming house/room or luxury hotel in the city centre for course directors and key-note speakers and apartment/studio with kitchenette for instructors and students who are usually hosted in the same hotel in order to boost their interactions.
Bordeaux has become over the last number of years one of the French cities of major interest and the destination of numerous tourists. It has been recognized as world heritage by UNESCO since 2007 because of its exceptional urban complex. The attractiveness of Bordeaux is also due to its renowned vineyards and prestigious wines, as well as the proximity to the ocean beaches and the several amazing coastal towns. The social events within the courses are usually organized to the Arcachon Bay and its beaches or to the historical towns near Bordeaux, surrounded by vineyards like Saint Emilion.