Graves (wine region) Graves ( French: [ɡʁav], gravelly land) is an important subregion of the Bordeaux wine region. Graves is situated on the left bank of the Garonne River, in the upstream part of the region, southeast of the city Bordeaux and stretches over 50 kilometres (31 mi).What is a burial site?
burial site - a tract of land used for burials. burial ground, burying ground, cemetery, graveyard, memorial park, necropolis. potter's field - a cemetery for unknown or indigent people.