When to come to Alsace?

When to come to Alsace? I would say all year long! Here are the specific advantages for each month to help you choose. From January to March: It is an ideal time to ski either cross country or alpine or hike with snow shoes or to go dog sledding. The landscapes of the Vosges are wonderful with its small family friendly resorts. They are much more affordable than in the Alps and the winter food is delicious. From April to June: Spring is splendid in Alsace. Villages are full of flowers. Wineyards are green again and the weather is not too hot. An...

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I am Laurène, a 32 year old girl originally from Brittany. After many years in Paris, I lived in Switzerland and then moved to Alsace in September 2014. Alsace was never a random choice: with varied and splendid landscapes, beautiful towns, economic dynamism, a geographic location in the heart of Europe, food and so on… the numerous assets of Alsace definitely appealed to me and my husband. I have actually fallen in love with my adopted region since I have settled there and  I never get tired of visiting and admiring the region. After living in Colmar an Strasbourg, I have settled in a small village called Quatzenheim, 15km away from Strasbourg. I started blogging in 2011 with my French travel blog Carnet d’escapades. Having caught the blogging bug, I never stopped and decided to create in 2015, a second blog, entirely dedicated to Alsace: My weekend in Alsace. Former tax specialist, I have decided to change direction in 2015 and to devote myself entirely to my two blogs, as well as to activities of freelance web writing and community management in the field of tourism. I like Discovering new places and finding good addresses Being in the nature, on foot or on the back of my horse I don’t like Remaining idle. A full day at the beach is almost unthinkable! People lacking enthusiasm. There are too many beautiful things to...

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