Most cities have their focal point, whether it be a main square or famous landmark and Grenoble is no exception.
The Bastille is, or was, a military fortress overlooking the city, but it won’t be for... more
Most of the Roman wall of Gratianopolis still exists but is completely hidden as it is included in houses and forms a wall for the ground level, holding several stories of housing. Several towers... more
You will not be bothered neither by bicycles nor by motorbikes as they are forbidden. No rollers neither : they are not forbidden but the trail is too steep and there are many parts which have stairs,... more
Notre-Dame cathedral is complex. Its nave was built in the first half of the XIIIth, the south part in 1470. Renaissance chapels were added at the beginning of the XVIth. Major alterations took place... more
The inside of the "Halle Sainte-Claire" is not easy to photograph as the booth built for the various shops have walls that forbid having a general view. You will find every fresh food shop except... more
This photos shows on the right bank of the Isére, the "quartier Saint Laurent". On the left bank, a square tower is on the back of the "Musée de Grenoble". A little further, the clock-tower of Saint... more
Where, in France, is there both a “Metro” and a “Bastille” ? To help you I can add that it is where the French Revolution began. Actually, may be that won't help that much but mislead you !
I bet you...
Grenoble is a city in south-east France, situated at the foot of the Alps in the Rhône-Alpes région.
Grenoble is a major scientific center, especially in the fields of physics, computer science and......