The diverse origins of districts’ names – 1/4

The diverse origins of districts’ names – 1/4

Adresses The diverse origins of districts’ names – 1/4 30 avril 2019, par Leo Strasbourg is made up of many districts whose names raise questions for many people. Mostly, it happens when you live there and the district is not the obvious Great...
The tanners’ ditch

The tanners’ ditch

History The tanners’ ditch 10th April, by Leo Strasbourg has always been a city of canals. Built in the origin between two arms of the Ill river, on an island called nowadays the Great Island, it had many more canals. The successive phases of urban planning...
Kléber Square – 4/4

Kléber Square – 4/4

History Kléber Square – 4/4 29th march 2019, by Matthias This is the continuation and conclusion of our series dedicated to the main square (see previous post). By the end of that last note, we still won’t be done with it entirely. Yet, if I entertain...
Kléber square – 3/4

Kléber square – 3/4

History Kléber Square – 3/4 23rd march 2019, by Matthias  This is the third part (see previous article) in our series dedicated to the Kléber square, we find here a troubled century and the birth of an urban area. But we will also see that some issues are...