Before I moved to Strasbourg, I had already heard about its Christmas market. Yet, I never had the chance to visit the town, be it over Christmas or during any other time of the year, until two months ago. As Winter was coming, so were […]
Europe’s biking capitals: Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Strasbourg – Bike tours, how to rent a bike, & a couple historical/fun facts on how they became the bicycle capitals of the world
Before I moved to Strasbourg, I was told many things: that it was “very cute”, “a great city”, that “people were nice”, and that “I would love it”. Which is true.
However, no one ever told me that Strasbourg was a kind of ‘French-Amsterdam’, which is exactly what I thought when I first arrived in Strasbourg. Or that Strasbourg was the biking capital of France.
Yet, like in the Capital city of the Netherlands, several (ok maybe not as many) canals run through the city of Strasbourg. And what is more, there are bikes and bikers at every corner.