The cathedral of Notre-Dame

Strasbourg Cathedral stands out, for its unique and delicate structure and its distinctive red sandstone. With its soaring spire, it was the tallest building in the world from 1647 to 1874. “A prodigy of the gigantesque and the delicate,” as Victor Hugo claimed. Strasbourg Cathedral 


Alsace’s most beautiful city, feels made for wonder-struck tourists — its essentially traffic-free city center is a fantasy of steep pitched roofs, pastel stucco, and aged timbers. Plus, it offers a few heavyweight sights in a comfortable, midsize-town package. Dazzling colors, canals, the wonder of 


France, officially French Republic, French France or République Française, country of northwestern Europe. Historically and culturally among the most important nations in the Western world, France has also played a highly significant role in international affairs, with former colonies in every corner of the globe.