Your travel guide to Strasbourg
Known for its role as a major French city and its status as the capital of the Alsace region, Strasbourg offers a wealth of French culture with a German twist due to its location so close to Germany. Strasbourg's historic city center which is called the Grande Île (Grand Island), is a UNESCO World Heritage site and is definitely worth visit.
City break holidays to Strasbourg, France are on the rise thanks to the many cheap flights to Strasbourg, improved connectivity between Strasbourg airport and the city center and the great choice of cheap accommodation in Strasbourg available on Venere.com. Look through the cheap Strasbourg hotels, b&b/hotels and Strasbourg hostels on the Venere map of Strasbourg, France where you can see hundreds of unbiased traveler reviews and find the best hotel in Strasbourg for you.
Points of interest in Strasbourg include Strasbourg Cathedral, the Romanesque Saint-Etienne Church and Saint-Thomas Church which has a Silbermann organ on which Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart played. Strasbourg is also notable for the typical medieval Rhineland black and white timber-framed buildings which you can find in the Petite-France district and in the streets and squares surrounding the cathedral.
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If you are visiting Strasbourg for a gander at the medieval streets, squares and buildings, make sure you go to Rue Mercière, Rue des Dentelles and Rue du Bain aux Plantes as well as Place de la Cathédrale, Place du Marché Gayot and Place Saint-Etienne, the latter being squares.