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    • Corsica in winter

      Nice Dec 22, 2016 at 12:42 PM

      Has anyone taken the ferry from Nice to Corsica? I have a few questions.
      Are restaurants, shops in geneal and points of interest open?
      What is the livliest city to visit in January or February?
      Does one need a car to get around?
      Thank you,
      Ephraim

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    • Provence France1 week extra

      Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Jan 16, 2017 at 11:47 AM

      I will be ending a tour of southern France on a Thursday - end of Sept 2017. The tour will include: Pont du Gard, Arles, Les Baux, and Nice. I will have 7 days (following Thursday night) to get back to Paris for return flight.
      What would be a good trip? I have not seen Monaco, Antibes, Cannes, Marseilles, Aix en Provence, Vaison la Romaine. I would not mind going to Orange again. Prefer TGV rail over driving, but could rent a car for short trips.

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      Bed and breakfast.

      Paris Jan 13, 2017 at 11:40 PM

      Could you suggest me some nice bed and breakfast in Paris?

      Thanks!

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    • Summer holiday

      France Jan 11, 2017 at 3:11 AM

      Sorry to hear this site is shutting down.

      I had an incredible summer honeymoon in Switzerland thanks entirely to commenters on this forum. I'm really grateful.

      This question is very broad but I thought I might get lucky again!

      Hoping for a may/June family holiday this year.
      Traveling with a three year old and a one year old.
      Beach, hotel, pools, nature, good food, a nice little town nearby.
      We really want it to be child friendly with food and drink readily available but not too big a complex.
      Also considering Italy and Greece, I'll post over there too.

      Many thanks if you have any thoughts!
      Emma

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    • What is the nearest train station to Bresles ?

      Picardie Dec 20, 2016 at 10:37 PM

      What is the nearest train station to Bresles ?
      thanks

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    • Chinon to Chambord Wednesday afternoon

      Chinon Jan 16, 2017 at 12:02 PM

      What would be the best way to go from Chinon to Chambord Chateau? I will only have an afternoon.

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    • visiting Villers Bretanneux from Paris

      Paris Jan 4, 2017 at 10:22 PM

      I'm keen to visit Villers Bretanneux while in Paris. I can catch a train to Amiens but need to be able to get to VB for a visit,then go to the Australian war memorial about a mile away. Any suggestions. I don't want to pay the E300 for a full tour of the Somme region. Driving isn't an option

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      Where to stay

      Paris Jan 14, 2017 at 4:42 PM

      Traveling to Paris (3 days) and then to Caen (2days). Using the train system. Looking to stay close/walking distance or central point to stations. What station that would be? and any tips of what/where to stay (hotel wise) On a budget but safe area please. Thank you for your help.

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      Paris with kids

      Paris Jan 13, 2017 at 6:23 AM

      Hello Paris experts ;-)

      We'll be attending the U2 show in Paris on July 25 and want to add a couple of extra days in and around the city.
      I don't yet know where we'll be staying.

      Our boys - who will be 9 and 11 by then - will be joining us. In fact it was their idea go along to a show and then our oldest one decided he wanted to see the Eiffeltower ... And what's a mum to do then but to buy tickets for the Stade de France then ... anything to keep the young ones happy (and now I can 'blame' them for the trip ;-) ).

      We'll likely arrive there around noon on friday 21st and leave for home again on wednesday 26th.

      Do any of you have a suggestion as on what kids might enjoy doing. The Eiffeltower is a must. Besides that: they don't mind a museum (as long as it doesn't take an entire day), they like history and they're not fussy about walking.
      I've read something about the sewers tour ... do you think that's worth doing with kids?

      As always: thanks for your input!

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    • Est-ce que le métro de Paris est encore dangereux?

      Paris Dec 27, 2016 at 12:58 AM

      Bonjour
      Mon ami et moi prévoyons d'aller à Paris dans quelques semaines. Mais parce qu'il est froid, nous voulons prendre le métro. Mais est-il sûr après tous les événements de cette année?
      Je souhaite une réponse rapide.
      Je vous remercie à l'avance!

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      Any must sees or must eats?

      Carcassonne Jan 11, 2017 at 6:22 PM

      We will be spending a few days in Carcassonne in May-June and have things pretty well sorted out. However, it would be nice to hear from you if you have any suggestions for things we should not miss. Also, restaurant recommendations would be welcome for Carcassonne, Narbonne, Beziers and/or Collioure.

      Thanks - this could well be my last question before VT gets the deep six.

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    • 3 wk family itinerary-please help!

      France Dec 21, 2016 at 10:56 AM

      Hi

      Planning a three week trip next summer in France with my family (2 adults, 4 kids).
      Thoughts are as follows:
      - 4 days Paris (stay in an apartment), 3 days euro Disney (Disney hotel)
      - 1 week in mt chamonix (stay in hotel)
      - 1 week between Provence and nice (not sure how to split this. Stay in Campsites??)

      Any any any advice would be highly appreciated.

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      Paris - scenic spots like the Alps this Feb

      Paris Jan 4, 2017 at 4:58 PM

      I will be in Paris this early Feb and would like to go to a scenic spot similar to the Alps. Perhaps Jungfrau Switzerland or somewhere nearer Paris or Geneva? I only have 2 days though. Our free time will be Friday the whole day until Sunday morning. We need to leave by Sunday morning (either from Paris or Geneva). Any suggestions?

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      What Time Do Christmas Markets Open on Opening Day 11/27/15

      by moviegal226 Online Now Jul 28, 2015 at 2:01 AM

      Hello! The Strasbourg Christmas markets' opening day for 2015 is listed as Friday, November 27th. I can't find the actual hours of operation of the markets anywhere. Does anyone know what TIME the markets will be open for business on opening day? Do they open in the morning or is there some sort of big ceremony to officially open the markets in the evening? Thanks for your help!

      2 Answers Jul 28, 2015 at 3:16 AM
    • Going to Metzingen

      by Senpai Online Now Jul 9, 2015 at 5:37 AM

      I'm currently staying in Strasbourg and I'd like to go to the Outlets in Metzingen to profit from the summer sales. I don't have a car though so I'd like to know which is the best way to get there for like a day and then come back.
      With a quick google search I found this company (http://shopping-shuttle.eu/) that seems to do something similar to what I want but I don't know if people can advise me, or tell me if they know this Shopping Shuttle

      2 Answers Jul 9, 2015 at 2:19 PM
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      old writers club in Little France

      by capability Online Now Jun 29, 2015 at 3:20 PM

      As you walk towards Little France ( from ? NW) and just before the half timbered houses begin there is a vegetarian olde worlde cafe. There were pictures of some famous writers on the wall of the stairway leading to an upper floor. Apparently some rich benefactor had put forward money for a writers club to have its meetings there. I think this was in the 1800s or early 1900s but could be earlier. I can't remember the name of the place or the full history. Anyone help?

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      Working hours of Église Saint-Pierre-le-Vieux

      by Oleg_D. Online Now Apr 26, 2015 at 9:44 AM

      Can anybody provide me info on working hours of Église Saint-Pierre-le-Vieux or Church of Saint Peter the Old in Strasbpurg? Thank you in advance. Oleg

      2 Answers Apr 26, 2015 at 1:44 PM
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      Tips on the local cuisine

      by NadineK5 Online Now Mar 21, 2015 at 1:04 AM

      We'll be in Strasbourg early May for about two days and would like really like to take the time to explore the city and experience the local cuisine! Which restaurants would be great for us to visit, and what meals/drinks should be tried while in Strasbourg?

      6 Answers Mar 23, 2015 at 4:09 AM
    • Cooking Class

      by Breslini Online Now Feb 25, 2015 at 5:20 PM

      My wife and I will be spending the month of September, 2015 in Strasbourg, France. Can someone please supply me with information on a day-long/part-of-a-day cooking class in Strasbourg specializing in French or Alsatian food. Thanks in advance.

      2 Answers Feb 26, 2015 at 6:11 PM
    • personal shopper

      by ValS45 Online Now Dec 23, 2014 at 5:06 AM

      I was just in Strasbourg last week at the Christmas markets. I purchased some items at the Cathedral Market at a vendor right by the tourist information shop. I want more from this vendor, but she didn't speak English and I paid with cash. Have tried the Strasbourg tourist dept and got no where.

      Does anyone have any ideas or know of a shopper for hire (in the US, we would call them personal shoppers) ? thanks

    • Looking for restaurant for large group dinner

      by TeMarie Online Now Dec 2, 2014 at 2:02 PM

      Could someone please recommend a medium priced restaurant that could accommodate 26 people (24 are college students) for dinner. Thanks.

      2 Answers Dec 2, 2014 at 10:29 PM
    • days should we stay in Strasbourg

      by NatalieG11 Online Now Nov 10, 2014 at 6:46 PM

      I would like to ask what do you guys recommend how many days should me and my friend stay in Strasbourg? Please do let us know, because we are now struggling to choose between Strasbourg and Annecy.

      14 Answers Nov 14, 2014 at 3:04 PM
    • place to live in Strasbourg

      by Lulu55 Online Now Jul 19, 2014 at 12:39 PM

      Hi there,
      i am going to live in Strasbourg for a while as a foreign student. I would like to know which is the best and safer neighborhood to live there.
      thanks a lot!

      1 Answer Jul 19, 2014 at 1:50 PM
    • 2 full days in Strasbourg

      by larryrose Online Now May 22, 2014 at 10:54 PM

      We arrive in Strasbourg by train at 11am on a Tuesday from spending 8 nights in Paris. First time visitors to France. We wont have a car. What can we see and do in 2 days in early August in Strasbourg? Are there 1 day cruises up the Rhine? Can we cross into Germany easily by bus to a quaint little town, or would you say that Strasbourg is very similar to boarder towns - maybe even prettier? We will of course walk around Le Petitte France and take a water cruise around the island.

      The day we leave Strasbourg, we pick up a car and drive to Colmar for 3 nights. What can we see and do along the way to Colmar ?

      11 Answers Jun 17, 2014 at 5:05 PM
    • Help to find a shop with Sirop Monin

      by jacquisuiza Online Now Apr 17, 2014 at 10:43 AM

      I am quite often in Strasbourg and found last year this shop that sells Sirop Monin. I can’t remember where it was but would like to go in a few days and buy some more.
      Perhaps it is from the cathedral walking across the tramway in direction of Grand’ Rue. Somewhere there in one of those narow streets.
      "Strasbourg" - Strasbourg Travelogue by jacquisuiza

      3 Answers Apr 18, 2014 at 7:20 AM
    • Basel to Strasbourg

      by edgorbatov Online Now Apr 11, 2014 at 10:50 AM

      What's the best way to get from Basel river cruise port to the center of Strasbourg? How much might cost a taxi?
      Thank you.

      6 Answers Apr 18, 2014 at 1:28 PM
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      Strasbourg Cathedral

      by KarenK40 Online Now Mar 23, 2014 at 12:52 PM

      There is a plaque dedicating something to the memory of American soldiers who helped free France. What is it dedicating?

      5 Answers Mar 23, 2014 at 2:07 PM
    • Brochure on Batorama boat tours

      by shaleeweav Online Now Mar 17, 2014 at 4:45 AM

      How do I get a brochure for all my information that I may need for the Batorama boat tour?

      2 Answers Mar 17, 2014 at 8:05 AM
    • Closures 1st May 2014

      by mkairouz Online Now Feb 7, 2014 at 11:00 PM

      Will the shops and restaurants be closed on the 1st May, 2014 public holiday?

      5 Answers Feb 8, 2014 at 10:21 PM
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      Road to Mont St.-Odille

      by sindar225 Online Now Jan 26, 2014 at 10:19 PM

      Hi everyone!

      I'm going to visit Strasbourg in the end of March and, for sure, I intend to see some attractions there. One of the most attractive places I want to see is Mont St.-Odille, but there is a trouble. I found out that there is no direct bus(or any kind of transport) from Strasbourg to St.-Odille in this period. The closest point the bus 257 goes to is Ottrott, but there is still few kilometres to go on foot. It seems inconvenient.

      Is there any better way to get to Mont St.Odille without long walking on foot?

      4 Answers Jan 28, 2014 at 7:46 AM
    • Big Size shoes

      by chrisorlis Online Now Jan 16, 2014 at 8:43 AM

      Hello i would like to inform me if there is any sop with nig size shoes.bigger than 46 europe size..Thanks a lot!

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      Cycling in December

      by JohanIsWeg Online Now Oct 2, 2013 at 1:33 AM

      Will be visiting Strasbourg at the end of December. Was wondering if it is viable to cycle, considering the weather? Would particularly like to cycle along the Canal du Rhône au Rhin. Any advice?
      If it is doable, any suggestions on where I can rent a bicycle. Will be staying close to the station.
      Thanks!

      4 Answers Oct 3, 2013 at 3:13 PM
    • Hire of domestic equipment

      by neiljoseph Online Now Oct 2, 2013 at 12:50 AM

      I would like to hire a domestic freezer and a portable air-conditioning unit in August 2014

      1 Answer Oct 3, 2013 at 2:51 AM
    • rail travel

      by athenaandrocky Online Now Sep 23, 2013 at 2:36 AM

      visiting strasbourg next week and would like to travel to Basel by rail from there, looking for information re same.

      5 Answers Sep 23, 2013 at 1:49 PM
    • Private Taxi

      by Clonmoyle Online Now Sep 20, 2013 at 1:40 AM

      Has anyone used a private taxi for airport pick-ups and travel in and around Strasbourg? If so would you share email or telephone details please and of course recommendation. Thank you, Clonmoyle

    • Preference

      by Rezanaderi Online Now Sep 17, 2013 at 6:37 AM

      Hi.I m supposed to visit strasbourg from sep 30 to oct 3.what could be the best plan to see the most possible during such a short stay?

      4 Answers Sep 17, 2013 at 8:34 PM
    • Rally France

      by Clonmoyle Online Now Sep 16, 2013 at 1:03 PM

      We are coming to Rally France and want help with transport to rally stages. Ideally if we could find someone who was interested in rallying and could be our private taxi for 3 days from Oct 4th - 6th at a reasonable rate. We 3 will be in Strasbourg for a week from Oct 1st. Possibly some local coach company might be doing minibus trips to various stages.

      2 Answers Sep 17, 2013 at 1:10 PM
    • buying a tv set

      by Costasgr48 Online Now Sep 14, 2013 at 4:21 AM

      where can i buy a new cheap tv set?

      1 Answer Sep 15, 2013 at 9:06 AM
    • Strasbourg - Munchen...and also Ljubljana - Strasbourg

      by Duleddie Online Now May 30, 2013 at 6:09 AM

      What is the best transport from Strasbourg to Munchen? Any BUS suggestions...or cheap train? And also, from Ljubljana to Strasbourg... Any idea? Thanx

    • fabric

      by cjstolt Online Now May 19, 2013 at 9:56 PM

      I will be visiting Strasbourg at the end of June. Can you recommend a shop where I can buy fabric by the metre?

      8 Answers May 20, 2013 at 11:05 AM
    • Strasbourg or Colmar New years Eve?

      by jessnutella Online Now May 18, 2013 at 6:16 PM

      Hi, I will be heading to either Colmar or Strasbourg on the 30th of Dec from Munich and spending two nights there. I will be going to Paris on the 1st of Jan. Would it be possible to visit both Strasbourg and Colmar in this time. For example, could I base myself in Strasbourg but also add a visit to Colmar since it's a short train ride? Or would I be better off choosing one over the other? I know that I won't be able to see everything I want in such a short amount of time, but I am having great difficulty deciding which place to go!

      I'd like to see the Christmas markets and of course the lovely wooden architecture (as the major priorities) and all other sites as a bonus in the short time I will be there. I enjoy good food and taking in the sights. I will be traveling with my partner.

      19 Answers May 25, 2013 at 9:30 PM
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      Best towns to visit around Strasbourg?

      by Herkbert Online Now Apr 23, 2013 at 7:41 PM

      Hi.. We have made arrangements to rent a car for two days while in Strasbourg. We are already planning to take a train to visit Colmar on another day. So my question is: what other towns should we "not miss" within the area? We'd like to catch some of the sites and maybe even stop at a winery for a visit. Any help is appreciated.

      Thanks.. Tom

      7 Answers Apr 27, 2013 at 9:48 AM
    • Cost of Cheapest Travel from Alsace to strasbourg

      by Maryblake Online Now Apr 21, 2013 at 7:52 AM

      what is the cheapest way for a family of four to get to Paris from Alsace in August 2013?

      4 Answers Apr 22, 2013 at 4:02 AM