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Strasbourg is one of the most prosperous cities in France. It's a beautiful city, diverse culture with stunning city center.
It is renowned for having both French and German influence, since it is close to the German border and you can see both architecture. The Cathedral, which is situated in the city center, is one of the finest example of gothic architecture in Europe. City offers you a lot, it has charming houses of different style and vibrant life.
Since it is the seat of several European institutions,like the Council of Europe, the city is quite expensive because of it's political status and high standard of living. Nevertheless, it is an upright destination, making the city a popular tourist destination.
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From an ancient city, Strasbourg developed into a highly urbanized and modernized city. Although widely known for its rich traditions, the city had embraced the modern trends. The modern city culture sets a very active nightlife in the city. Nightlife in Strasbourg has several options that include the night tour on boats or the bateau-mouche (pleasure boat), the summer light show (son et lumiere) at the cathedral, and the regular nightspots of the city. At the age of 16 years, the French teens are given legal rights to drink alcohol. This very young drinking age determines the type of nightlife in Strasbourg and other cities in France. Most... Read more »
Recent reviews for Strasbourg
Things to know about Strasbourg - Apr 30, 2009, by Wazling
It's a lovely city with it's own charme. Showing you an intersting inner city with it's old buildings it's an attraction itself. Besides that you can do alot of shopping, during that the man can enjoy a coffe at one of the restaurants. You... Read more »
Kurzen Besuch in Straßburg - Jul 10, 2009, by mary
Über Straßburg Straßburg liegt im Nordosten Frankreichs direkt neben Deutschland und ist seit 1949 Sitz der Europarates und damit der älteste Rat Europas. Auf der französischen Seite Straßburgs hat man eine... Read more »
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