Your ancestor comes from Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Your ancestor comes from Nouvelle-Aquitaine? Follow his or her footsteps and visit a region of France abundant of beautiful landscapes and cultural sites.

Below, we have identified the main cities, towns and villages that are, still today, must-visit remembrance sites. We suggest you start in Bordeaux and continue to Poitiers and La Rochelle, then discover the Dordogne valley before exploring the historical treasures of the pioneers from Biarritz and the Basque Country.


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Bordeaux