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Alsace Wine Route - Christmas Markets & Alsatian Wine Tasting

Quaint villages, sprawling landscapes, and hilly vineyards make up the Alsace wine region. The Alsace Wine Route (Route du Vin) itself is an …

Francine Prose: How I Found Life-Altering Art in Alsace

When a painter friend heard that my husband, Howie, and I were planning to visit Alsace, he said, “You have to go to Colmar and see the Isenheim Altarpiece! It’s life-changing!” Our friend isn’t given to hyperbole, so hearing him suggest that a work of art might change our lives doubled the …

Holiday guide to Alsace, France, including Strasbourg

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Weather and climate - Tourism Alsace

If the Alsatian climate doesn't have a particularly good reputation, this is chiefly due to the region's harsh winters. However, the presence of …