The Christmas tree conquers the world

The Christmas tree conquers the world

Traditions The Christmas tree conquers the world 13th December 2018, by Gabriel  In my previous article, I told you about the origins of the Christmas tree and the first mention about it in 1492 in Strasbourg. But how did it succeed, from our beautiful Alsace, in...
The origins of the Christmas Tree

The origins of the Christmas Tree

Traditions The origins of the Christmas Tree 13th December 2018, by Gabriel  It is tall, it is beautiful and it is settled well, facing the General Kléber, having the place of honor in the heart of Strasbourg, trying from the top of its 30 meters to outshine the...
Strasbourg’s legendary origins

Strasbourg’s legendary origins

Legend Strasbourg’s legendary origins 13th December 2018, by Gabriel Most of you probably know that we consider Strasbourg was born in 12 B.C., with the creation of the roman camp of Argentoratum. But do you know about the legend that says it was in fact founded...
The Black Hand

The Black Hand

Legend The Black Hand 13th December 2018, by Gabriel  Do you know the story of the Black Hand ? It has attracted much attention and has been doing so for centuries! The best thing is, it is still around today to give its testimony. From Saint Odile to the Second World...