Germany will give up Alsace
and Lorraine," he said hoarsely, "and will retire within her own frontiers.
Contract notice: maintenance work on the wood joinery of the various buildings constituting the heritage of the cic alsace
Apart from the private tours and day tours in Alsace
and Burgundy all year round, there will be a luxury Alsace
tour in autumn and two luxury Tuscany tours, one in spring and one in autumn.
Before I traveled to Alsace
for the 60th anniversary of the Route des Vins d'Alsace
, the region's 170 kilometer wine trail, I knew only a little about this pocket of northeastern France: Alsace
is a sleepy border region that was contested in World War II, it produces a scary breed of dog, and the white wine is too sweet for my palate.
The wonderful wines of Alsace
are a mystery to most Brits.
The latter three are very well known, yet the wines of Alsace
still remain an enigma for many.
The wines of Alsace
, Austria and Hungary might not, at face value, have a great deal in common.
Well off the main French tourism trail, Alsace
boasts more Michelin starred restaurants than anywhere in France outside Paris.
FRENCH President Nicolas Sarkozy caused outrage by saying the bitterly fought over Alsace
region, won back from the Nazis in 1945, was still in Germany.
London, Jan 20 (ANI): French President Nicolas Sarkozy has sparked outrage by saying that the Alsace
region, won back from the Nazis after the World War II, was still 'in Germany'.
French cement maker Lafarge (EPA:LG) said it had sold its aggregates and concrete (A&C) business in Portugal, Alsace
and Switzerland for combined EUR120m (USD159m), as part of its EUR500m divestment plan for 2010.
is possibly the most picturesque wine region in France.