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Some facts about Grenoble.

Grenoble is a city in south-east France, situated at the foot of the Alps in the Rhône-Alpes région.
Grenoble is a major scientific center, especially in the fields of physics, computer science and applied mathematics.
Grenoble is famous for its walnuts, for which it enjoys an appelation of controlled origin.
Grenoble hosted the 1968 Winter Olympics and is preparing to bid for the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Grenoble is also famous for its Italian quarter, the "Quartier Saint Laurent" and the many ski resorts surrounding it.
Grenoble is the home of rugby union team FC Grenoble and soccer team Grenoble Foot 38.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau lived in Grenoble

I didn't expect to visit Grenoble. We just spent a week end in the village not far from the city. The beginning of october, 2005 was rainy and cold, so we didn't have much walk that means i will be back to Grenoble for more.

  • Last visit to Grenoble: Oct 2005
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • septem's Profile Photo
    Mar 28, 2010 at 3:17 AM

    Great tips and images from Grenoble. Juliana

  • littlesam1's Profile Photo
    Apr 20, 2007 at 10:42 AM

    I have been looking at Olympic cities on VT and came across your page.

  • quartinb's Profile Photo
    Oct 31, 2005 at 5:13 PM

    ...tres important Grenoble avec touts cette physic, scientific, et mathématics centres! et le telepherique doit etre une bonne experience, certainment! tres bien mon amie, elena!


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