Things to know before visiting Strasbourg

Things to know before visiting Strasbourg

If you are looking for a great urban travel destination in France outside of Paris, I recommend you to choose the wonderful city of Strasbourg. Don’t know much about this city? In this case I recommend you to read the following guide. Below I will present you several aspects relating to the city, also some things to know before visiting Strasbourg. There are numerous things to see and to do in this beautiful French destination, as Strasbourg is home to several historic sights like the U... [ read more ]

Top things to do in Strasbourg

Top things to do in Strasbourg

Destination chosen…this year you are heading towards France, more precisely to Strasbourg. But what will you do in Strasbourg? You can do several things in this wonderful city. Located in the eastern part of the country, Strasbourg is an important historic city, including some breathtaking historic sights. Some visitor attractions of the city are the UNESCO World Heritage Site named the Grand Île, the astonishing cathedral – the Notre Dame de Strasbourg, its wonderful Market Square with b... [ read more ]

Top 5 sights in Strasbourg

Top 5 sights in Strasbourg

Multicultural and cosmopolitan Strasbourg, the capital of Alsace, has been for centuries one of the cultural and financial capitals of France. Several important institutions of the European Union are located in Strasbourg, so there is no shortage of rich dignitaries and restaurants and shops to make them feel at home, and the hefty student population keeps the city vibrant all all hours of day and night. Strasbourg's dining scene and nightlife are definitely enough to attract holiday-makers,... [ read more ]

Where to go clubbing in Strasbourg

Where to go clubbing in Strasbourg

Strasbourg is the cultural capital of Alsace, and a great place for travelers who are trying to soak in as much French art and culture as they can. But Strasbourg is not just  city filled to the brim with museums and galleries where only high-culture experts can feel in their element. You can enjoy a good museum and then head into the city for some more light-hearted fun that doesn't involve any thinking beyond what's necessary to move your feat to the beat or bring a glass to your lips. St... [ read more ]

The best cafes in Strasbourg

The best cafes in Strasbourg

Many tourists visit Strasbourg for its inimitable historical and cultural attractions, but even if you're hard set on absorbing as much as possible of a city's historical and cultural heritage, you still need to stop and rest from time to time. That's when Strasbourg's many cafes come in handy. There are lots of pavement cafes, fancy cafes, casual cafes and any other type of cafe you might prefer in Strasbourg, as befitting such a huge city. So take a stroll through Strasbourg's modern areas... [ read more ]

Best university towns in France

Best university towns in France

France has been a center of education in Europe since the Middle Ages, and besides having some of the best universities on the continent even now, it also has some of the oldest institutions of higher education in the world. French university towns have a je ne sais quoi that makes them seem at the same time historic and great for partying. If you are looking for destinations in France that embody historical charm and a bustling nightlife, then here are some of the best university towns in F... [ read more ]