With children

The (many!) museums of Mulhouse

19/02/2016 MulhouseFrance

You often start visiting Mulhouse by going in one of its museums. There are many museums in Mulhouse on different themes. The industrial history of the town is shown, as well as fine arts or science. You’ll find something for every taste and for everyone!  This article will be regularly updated with my new visits, as… Read more →

Carnival of Mulhouse

16/02/2016 MulhouseFrance

There are many carnivals in Alsace around Mardi-Gras, i.e. during the months of February / March. Carnival is quite an important tradition in Alsace, much more so than in other French regions. This probably can be explained by the proximity of Germany and Switzerland, where carnival is also very important. The carnival of Mulhouse is one of the biggest… Read more →

Visit of a Munster dairy – La ferme du Versant du Soleil


Do you know what is munster? It is an Alsatian cheese with quite a strong taste. As its name indicates, it comes from the Valley of Munster. Still to this day, it can only be produced in some parts of the East of France (in the massif of the Vosges mainly). There are also in Alsace many farms producing munster. Now,… Read more →

What to do with kids in Mulhouse? 5 kid-friendly adresses

01/02/2016 MulhouseFrance

For this article, I have invited Tiphanya from the blog Avenue Reine Mathilde. Tiphanya is specialized in family travel, has been living in Mulhouse for a while and is always on the lookout for good kid-friendly addresses. I’ll let her present her favorite addresses… Because of its industrial past, Mulhouse is often forgotten by tourists…. Read more →

Sleigh ride drawn by a reindeer with Chemins du Nord

27/01/2016 OrbeyFrance

If you are looking for an unusual activity in Alsace, I have just the right thing for you! A sleigh ride drawn by a reindeer in the pretty landscapes of the Vosges. This activity is offered by Chemins du Nord, a small company that also offers dogsled hikes, hikes with dogs, carriage rides… Anne-Lise and Frédéric, the founders… Read more →

The Domaine de la Léonardsau, a superb park in Obernai

20/11/2015 ObernaiFrance

I have discovered by chance the Domaine de la Léonardsau, while I was coming to Saint-Léonard, at the foot of Mont Sainte-Odile, to visit Spindler Art Marquetry. The place looked stunning and I decided to have a look after my tour. This was a great idea and I got to discover a beautiful, but unknown place. The domaine… Read more →

Chocolate Museum in Strasbourg

20/11/2015 GeispolsheimFrance

The Chocolate Museum in Strasbourg belongs to the French brand Marquise de Sévigné and is actually located next to its manufacturing factory. It offers a chocolate discovery tour for adults and children. The visit of the museum starts with an interactive tasting. Visitors receive four chocolates and are installed in an amphitheater. A video will then guide… Read more →