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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

04/02/2016

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 →

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 →

Virtual Flight, a flight simulator on a Boeing 737

08/11/2015 RodernFrance

Have you always wanted to get inside a cockpit and to see how to fly an airliner? It is possible thanks to a flight simulator. I have tested for you the Virtual Flight simulator located in Rodern, near Ribeauvillé and not far from Colmar, which reproduces in details the dashboard of a Boeing 737-800 and its various features. The CEO of Virtual Flight,… Read more →

La Volerie des Aigles and its impressive birds of prey

21/10/2015 KintzheimFrance

La Volerie des Aigles is, as the Montagne des Singes, one of the must-do activities for children in Alsace. I actually went there when I was a kid visiting Alsace with my parents. I didn’t remember it very well, so it was great to go back and visit it again. La Volerie des Aigles is located in quite an… Read more →