Bordeaux Again…

It seems like The Candies might be travelling to Bordeaux more often;  as we were again invited to sing on the AmaDolce when she docked on the Quai de Chatrons in Bordeaux.  This is a beautiful boat and she is the perfect place for an evening cabaret… and it gives us a really great excuse to don our sequins!

We boarded at seven, were given our cabin and invited to help ourselves to coffee or drinks; we were offered dinner but it’s not ideal to sing with a full stomach so we opted for coffee and a cookie… and it was so good we had seconds!

Tonight we mixed things up a little… a little bit of vintage, a little bit of a motown and a little bit of disco… and it was a hit.  We had a wonderful evening, in the company of some wonderful people.  After the show we got to chat to a few of the guests who suggested that The Candies should visit the US… and The Candies said… never say never!

p.s. Bordeaux is a beautiful city too… everyone should go and visit!



Welcome Aboard!

It would seem that The Candies are destined for a life on the waves… or at least on board!  Last week we were asked if we could do a last minute booking on one of the luxury river cruise ships, docked in Bordeaux.

Onboard, our ship boasted luxurious staterooms, a stunning main lounge and piano bar, a fabulous dining room and even a fitness room, sauna, walking tracks, a whirlpool and a hair salon… indeed it was rather special.


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