1 Strasbourg cathedral

Climb the lofty spire of this magnificent Gothic cathedral for stunning views as far as the Black Forest.

2 The Route des Vins

Surrounded by a sea of vines, Alsace’s picturesque wine villages are overlooked by a wealth of ruined castles, perched on pine-clad fringes of the Vosges.

3 The Issenheim Altarpiece, Colmar

Luridly expressive, this early Renaissance masterpiece alone makes quaint Colmar worth a visit.

4 Bugattis at Mulhouse’s Cité de l’Automobile

A matchless collection of vintage motors in the city of many unique museums.

5 Place Stanislas, Nancy

Along with some outstanding Art Nouveau furniture and glassware, elegant Nancy is home to one of the most grandiose eighteenth-century squares in all France.

6 Centre Pompidou-Metz

Explore the brand new branch of the famous Parisian Centre Pompidou.

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