A visitor guide to Colmar

A visitor guide to Colmar

The scenic little village of Colmar is notable for its well-preserved historic town centre and buildings. It is home to dozens of outstanding landmarks (all are architectural jewels) and its fantastic museums. The commune is situated in the beautiful region of Alsace, being one of its most picturesque destinations. The beautiful commune of Colmar was founded in the 9th century. A visit to this tiny commune makes surely a great holiday. If you visit Strasbourg, take your time and make that al... [ read more ]

The best visitor attractions in the region of Alsace

The best visitor attractions in the region of Alsace

The beautiful region of Alsace is a small region situated in the eastern part of France. The capital city of the region is Strasbourg which is perhaps its major tourist destination. The region is home to some outstanding natural and cultural attractions. These attractions include beautiful churches, fantastic castles, museums, mountains, national and regional parks and so on. The following article will include useful information about the best visitor attractions in the region of Alsace. So,... [ read more ]

The best wine trails in France

The best wine trails in France

Going to France without trying the wine is simply unimaginable, but sometimes it is not enough to just try a few glasses - you need something more. If you love wine, then sampling at least a few of the lovely French wine is something that you should definitely do while in France. Luckily, you can taste them in a nice bistro, as well as in one of the many wineries and vineyards in the country, especially if you don't mind traveling at bit through the French countryside for a couple of glasses - s... [ read more ]

A short guide to Alsace

A short guide to Alsace

Studying the history of Alsace would probably be a nightmare for school kids. This region (currently belonging to north-western France) has changed hands so many times between France and Germany throughout history that its culture became completely unique. When you're traveling through Alsace, you'll wonder whether you're in France, in Germany or something else altogether! Suffice to say, Alsace is one of the most interesting and picturesque regions of France. It is a place of extraordinary beau... [ read more ]