Month: October 2019

Colmar

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 

Strasbourg

 Strasbourg is one of the great historic cities of Europe, and its history is very different from that of Paris.  In the year 840 AD, on the death of the Emperor Charlemagne’s son Louis the Pious, the great Frankish “Holy Roman” Empire was split into 

France


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. Bounded by the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea, the Alps and the Pyrenees, France has long provided a geographic, economic, and linguistic bridge joining northern and southern Europe. It is Europe’s most important agricultural producer and one of the world’s leading industrial powers.