Warm welcome makes village French favourite

After winning a deluge of votes as France’s favourite village in a TV poll, Kaysersberg in Alsace is preparing for a deluge of visitors with thousands expected to now plan holidays to visit.

Previous winners of the title have seen visitor numbers soar – last year’s winner, Rochefort-en-Terre, in Morbihan, Brittany, saw a jump from 600,000 to a million – and Alsace tourist officials have started publicising other local sights such as Colmar, ...

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