Here are my favorite events around the Christmas theme in Alsace and nearby Germany and Switzerland. They are ordered by date and alphabetically by towns and villages. Scroll down the […]
This year the Knepfelfacht in Riquewihr (Quenelle festival) will take place on June 15-16, 2019. See the program below. It’s been four years since Riquewihr decided to pay homage to […]
On Sunday June 2, 2019, the Alsace wine route will be closed to all car traffic and available only to bikes and pedestrians. It will be the 7th edition of […]
This beautiful event will take place in 2020 for the next time. Maybe you have heard about the principle of gourmet walks with happy guests, (sometimes several thousands!), walk through […]
The Brotherhood Saint Etienne (Saint-Stephan) is a mythical institution in the world of Alsace wine and one of the oldest in France. A few days ago, in its castle of […]
Colmar Christmas markets started on November 23, 2018. See our picture gallery.
In our Upper Rhine valley, cities of Colmar, Strasbourg, Mulhouse, Freiburg-im-Breisgau (Germany), Basel (Switzerland) and Thann, are opening their Christmas Markets on November 23-24, 2018!
Eating out at Christmas 2018 and New Year 2019 in Alsace. Practical info and addresses.
The Confrérie Saint Etienne (St Stephen’s Brotherhood), is a mythical institution in the world of Alsace wine and one of the oldest in France. Today, in its castle of Kientzheim, just […]
Colmar, heart of the Upper Rhine valley, is among the top destinations to go in Europe.
The Wine and Gastronomy festival of Ribeauvillé in Alsace (almost) as if you were there!
Spring is back. After 3 months of sleep, the beautiful city of Colmar finds visitors from everywhere. The birds of the Champ de Mars are singing, the storks are back […]
Basel, the third largest city in Switzerland with its museums and culture, offers one of the most beautiful Christmas markets of the Upper Rhine region, the “Basler Weihnacht”. The official […]
We must admit the obvious fact, every year at Whit Sunday and Monday, the Holy Spirit is indeed descending on the Route des Vins d’Alsace to spead many language skills […]