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Colmar: Old World Getaway for Food Lovers

 

Mar 8 2011in Colmar by Jon Napier No Comments »

Along the Alsatian Wine Route near the French/German border sits the perfectly preserved city of Colmar. Founded in the 9th century, Colmar (along with neighboring Strasbourg and the rest of Alsace) has repeatedly changed hands over the years. Conquered by Louis XIV in 1697, lost to the German Empire during the Franco-Prussian War in 1871, [...]

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