Laurène

Laurène
Laurène is the blog's creator. Originally from Brittany but now living in Alsace, she has fallen in love with her adopted region and loves exploring its every nook and cranny to unearth great ideas to share with you!

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Visit to the Reindeer Farm in Stosswihr
By Laurène

The Reindeer Farm is an unusual animal park in Alsace that’s a must-see for children. I was a little late getting there (when you don’t have children, the opportunity is less likely!), but when I visited the reindeer farm I realized what made it such a popular family outing. This educational farm, located high above […]

Munster Valley – 12 things to do
By Laurène

Ah, the Valley of Munster! This little corner of paradise nestled in the mountains of the Alsatian Vosges is a veritable jewel of nature where I love to spend my weekends. In this blog post, I invite you to explore the many facets of the Munster Valley: hiking in lush green landscapes, cultural experiences and, […]

Visit Strasbourg in 1 day – My ideal program
By Laurène

Want to visit Strasbourg in 1 day? Of course, it’s quite quick, but don’t panic, you’ll already have time to get a good overview of the Alsatian capital! Strasbourg is a city that’s easy to visit on foot: ideal for a day of discovery…In this blog post, I’ll give you my program of visits to […]

Discover Strasbourg’s Place Kléber
By Laurène

Let me introduce you to one of the squares in the historic center of Strasbourg in Alsace: Place Kléber. While I find the square a little lacking in charm, I’d still recommend a visit, as it’s one of the city’s most emblematic landmarks. One of the strengths of Place Kléber is its central location. Located […]

What to do in Strasbourg when it rains?
By Laurène

You’ve planned a weekend in Strasbourg and the weather forecast calls for persistent rain… Depression? But don’t let that put you off, we’ve got plenty of ideas for visiting Strasbourg when it’s raining. Museums, cinemas, cultural visits but also gourmet, sports and wellness addresses: you’ll see, there’s plenty to choose from in our beautiful Alsatian […]

10 ideas for visits in Alsace for gourmands (and gourmets!)
By Laurène

Are you a gourmet visiting Alsace? You’ve come to the right place: here we like to eat and drink well! Numerous companies in the gastronomy sector open their doors to you for visits to discover the secrets behind the manufacture of their products and for tastings…In addition to the delicious traditional restaurants, here are some […]

Visit of a munster cheese factory – Ferme du Versant du Soleil
By Laurène

Do you know the Munster cheese? It is an Alsatian cheese with a strong taste. As its name indicates, it originates from the Valley of Munster. Even today, it can only be produced in certain parts of eastern France (mainly in the Vosges mountains). There are many farms in Alsace producing Munster cheese. The trick […]

Marché de Noël de Mulhouse – The Christmas fabric
By Laurène

The Christmas market of Mulhouse, called Etofféeries, is not the most famous one in Alsace but it deserves to be mentioned because it is a market I like a lot. It is smaller than the Christmas market in Colmar or the Christmas market in Strasbourg, but I must say that this is also why I […]

Alsace from the sky – 7 aerial activities to try out
By Laurène

Fancy a trip to Alsace? Baptism of the air or initiation to piloting, ULM paramotor, ultralight plane, helicopter or paraglider, the team made up of Vincent, Vivine and Laurène tested different aerial activities. What do they have in common? Offering superb panoramic views of Alsace! You’ll see, Alsace from the air is magnificent… Tandem paragliding […]