There are written historical records from the early 13th century referring to Mulhouse but local stories and legends date back as far as the first century.
This delightful city in the Alsace region of France, similar to so many European cities, has an interesting and colorful history.
Annecy and Voiron are both beautiful little towns that we wanted to visit so we booked our train tickets and off we went exploring. Trains are comfortable, spacious, fast and timely making traveling around France sooooo easy.
“There is a mountain at the end of every street.” Grenoble is often described in this way and we wholeheartedly agree! Then, when the Alps are covered in snow; they become breathtakingly beautiful.
June in Bordeaux was a delight. We had a full agenda every week and we experienced a great deal of … Continue reading Adieu Bordeaux
A town named after a saint that was never canonized. A church carved in to one large rock. Wine stores on every corner and vineyards as far as the eye can see. Wow! Saint-Émilion!
We wanted to get out of Bordeaux to see at least one vineyard but wine tasting and driving don’t mix so renting a car was out. And we aren’t the type of travelers that enjoy large tours on a schedule. So, tram or train? Continue reading “Château Saint Ahon”