The postcard illustrated by Lotza depicts Strasbourg, a city in northeastern France, famous for its beautiful Alsatian architecture and its historic center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Strasbourg is a city with a long and rich history. It was founded by the Romans over 2000 years ago and was the capital of Alsace for centuries. The city is also known for its Gothic cathedral, which was built in the 12th century and is considered one of the most beautiful in the world.
Strasbourg has also been the scene of many historical events, such as the signing of the Treaty of Westphalia in 1648, which ended the Thirty Years War, and the creation of the Council of Europe in 1949.
Today, Strasbourg is a dynamic and cosmopolitan city, with a strong French and German influence. It is also home to the European Parliament and many other important European organizations. Visitors can enjoy the rich local cuisine, including the famous Alsatian sauerkraut and Alsatian white wine. Strasbourg is a city full of charm and history, attracting millions of visitors each year.
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