France - Strasbourg – Grande île

"Surrounded by two arms of the River Ill, the Grande Ile (Big Island) is the historic centre of the Alsatian capital. It has an outstanding complex of monuments within a fairly small area. The cathedral, the four ancient churches and the Palais Rohan – former residence of the prince-bishops – far from appearing as isolated monuments, form a district that is characteristic of a medieval town and illustrates Strasbourg's evolution from the 15th to the 18th century." Source: UNESCO World Heritage

Postcard 1
Nice multi-view of Strasbourg. Thanks to Sissi of New Zealand who was visiting. Sent in May 2016.




Postcard 2
Strasbough is located near the German border. Nice stamps used including Turin Winter Olympic Games. Thanks to Marice.





Postcard 3
Imposing cathedral of Strasbourg. I also visited this famous cathedral. Thanks to Ing of New Zealand for mailing from Strasbourg.


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