Tag: Alsace

Santa and Reindeer on holidays, France

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Where does Santa Claus and his reindeer spend holiday after the busy Christmas time before hitting the road again? Some would say in his residence (Santa Claus Village) at the Arctic Circle in Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland, some would say at the North Pole… It may be true of course but we found Santa Claus in France. READ MORE !

Colmar, Alsace, France 2012

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Colmar is a city in Alsace, a region lying on the west bank of the river Rhine, between the Rhine and the Vosges Mountains.
Alsace was part of the German-speaking area of central Europe, and to this day a large proportion of the population, speak Alsacian, a dialectal form of German language. In the last two centuries, Alsace has passed from Germany to France and back. Since the end of World War 2 in 1945 Alsace belongs to France. READ MORE !!!