The half-timbered style

The half-timbered style

Architecture Folklore History The half-timbered style March 31st 2021, by Gabriel Let’s talk a little about Alsatian houses, the half-timbered houses (maisons à colombage) also referred to in French as the houses with timber frame panels or studwork. This...
The Battle of Hausbergen

The Battle of Hausbergen

Dates History The Battle of Hausbergen March 8th 2021, by Gabriel The Battle of Hausbergen, an important event in the history of Strasbourg. By dint of mentioning this famous date of 1262 during our visits, I ended up thinking that the knowledge of this historic...
Valentine’s Day in all its forms

Valentine’s Day in all its forms

History Dates The Valentine’s Day in all its forms February 15th 2021, by Gabriel The story of Valentine’s Day… February 14th was yesterday, and you may have celebrated this day in charming company, celebrated your love as is the custom, perhaps you have...
The Esplanade : A closer look on an unknown district

The Esplanade : A closer look on an unknown district

Addresses History The Esplanade : A closer look on an unknown district December 13th 2020, by Leo The old parts of Strasbourg are not the only ones to have a soul. I would like to talk to you today about a district in which I myself lived for a few years. To no...
Strasbourg’s Municipal Baths

Strasbourg’s Municipal Baths

Addresses Architecture History Strasbourg’s Municipal Baths November 29th 2020, by Elise Today I would like to tell you about Strasbourg’s Municipal Baths, situated within a very beautiful building that takes an important place in the city’s history....
The tram’s first life

The tram’s first life

Miscellaneous History The tram’s first life November 4th 2020, by Leo You clicked on this article, curious about what you could discover? Maybe you even are at the moment a passenger of the said tram we announced in the title? Ah Strasbourg! And Strasbourg...