At the heart of Strasbourg classified UNESCO World Heritage, discover the district of La Petite France. Fishermen, millers and tanners once lived and worked in this area built above the water. The beautiful half-timbered houses dating from the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Their steep roofs are open barns where once dried skin. Completely destroyed during the Second World War, Strasbourg hired postwar political reconstruction of this picturesque neighborhood.