The wine of Alsace is is famous all over the world, and wine production is the region's main activity. Those interested can take a road trip to the eastern slopes right at the foot of Vosges where the beautiful vineyards are situated. Traveling around the entirity of Alsace is an exciting experience; the traditional brightly painted, half timbered houses maintained by the inhabitants of Vosges village in Alsace are a breath of fresh air. Amazing too, is the Notre-Dame Cathedral dated back to 1285, the Place Stanislas square with wonderful gold-plated wrought iron gates made by Jean Lamour. Drive along Route des cretes, which is 50 miles long, linking Col du Bonhomme and Thann offering strategic viewpoints. Visitors to Alsace can't miss going to Cite de L'Automobile and Schlumpf museum with a collection of 500 old cars put together for a period of more than 30 years. So rent a car from Sixt and enjoy your stay.