Looking back, I don’t think there was a time that I didn’t say “oooh, look at that”, “oh my, isn’t that pretty” and “is this real?” when I was walking around Strasbourg. I was a little taken a back by its beauty for sure and every street came with its own surprise. With the mixture of traditional French houses in Petite France, the enormous gothic Cathedral and the picturesque canal, it was a welcome step back in time.
The city is a stunning area of the Alsace region, on the border of Germany and France and if you are going to be heading that way I would highly recommend a visit. It is like a chocolate box village and you could get lost for hours within its streets. I couldn’t stop taking photographs, it was just so pretty!
I only stayed here on a stopover driving over to Switzerland but I made the most of my visit. Here’s some tips to make the most of yours.