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Have you already spent holidays sun-bathing on the beach near your Empuriabrava Holiday Villas and are now looking for a holiday with a little more sport and activity? Grenoble has earned its sobriquet of “Capital of the Alps” in many different ways. Staying in Grenoble holiday rentals can put you in the middle of a magnificent holiday destination which nestles in the foothills of the French Alps in the Rhone-Alpes region. The city itself has a 2,000 year history and has now, in modern times, emerged as a science hub of Europe. Some of the Grenoble holiday rentals can be found in close vicinity to the famous Bastille. This series of barricades or fortifications can be seen from Grenoble accommodation spread across the city. A trip up the mountain to visit the Bastille can give you a great vantage point from which to gaze in wonder upon the city spread out below you. From here, you can see not just the city but the other magnificent mountains as well.
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Taking a ride on the quaint Grenoble-Bastille cable cars is also a must do activity while holidaying in the city, the cable car service will take you to the top of the mountain where there is a Museum dedicated to mountain troops for you to enjoy. Grenoble holiday rentals can also be found near the famous Museum of Grenoble or the Palace of the Parliament of Dauphine. The museum exhibits fabulous antiquities of various periods and the collection of paintings here is world renowned. The Palace used to house the Parliament of Dauphine and it was only after the French Revolution that it became the venue for the courthouse till the year 2002. Currently, the Isere Council uses this historic building as its offices.
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There is also the Archaeological Museum of Saint- Laurent which is must see while staying in Grenoble holiday rentals. There is also the Art Museum which features the works of such great artists as Matisse and Picasso. Visit the Natural History Museum too to complete a tour of a few of the major museums that Grenoble boasts. The picture perfect holiday destination of Grenoble offers the sights of two major rivers and three mountain chains. The rivers Drac and Isere criss-cross through Grenoble and the three mountain chains of Vercors, Belledonne and Chartreuse ensconce the city of Grenoble in a beautiful embrace. Grenoble chalets can also be found near the wonderfully maintained park called Parc Paul Mistral. This lies in the centre of the city and is a great place to walk through and indulge in some sporting activities.