We spent some time in Bordeaux this summer and we have one question: When did Bordeaux get to be so hip? To prove this point, we give you the 45-room Seekoo Hotel, in the up-and-coming Chartrons district.
Formerly a wine shipping area, this warehouse neighborhood had fallen into a state of decrepitude before the current mayor thought that enough was enough and government and businesses started investing in the buildings. Now youll find trendy shops, galleries and restaurants all along the river in these cool renoed warehouses.
Across the street from one of the quays is the Seekoo Hotel a modern vision in white angular and austere. Seekoo is the Inuit word forHotelChatter –