Cognac, France: Town and Taste

 Cognac: It’s not just high-end French brandy. It’s also a town of over 18,000 inhabitants. Cognac lies about 60 miles north of Bordeaux (100 km) and is close to the towns of Angouleme and Saintes. In Cognac, there is more there to see than only Cognac distillery tours and stores. Alongside this charming, small town lies the Charente River, which cuts the town into two parts. The larger area is on the left bank near the ocean. On the right…

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