Deutsches Haus Hotel Garni
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We left Wurzburg about midday, and it was raining. It was awesome place to see, very historic, but Vlad and Ivan weren't about to walk around sight seeing in 12 degree temperatures while it was raining. So we drove around the city a few times then headed for Rothenburg. We got sucked out of town on an autobahn, and the conditions were horrendous. But eventually Ivan's navigational skills go us back on track. This ...
And we love it. We decided to stay an extra day so we can enjoy the town without rushing off to Frankfurt. Woke up to a cloudy morning, had breakfast in the lovely dining room, very formal, very nice, then strolled the old wall around the city. Parts of it were built in 1320. Walked as far as the wall went, them climbed down the stairs just as it started to rain. Ducked in St Jakob's church to see the wood carvings. They really are amazing and worth seeing. Back at ...
Travelled to Rothenburg today.
Surrounded by an intact town wall with viewing ledge around.
Medieval festival on today - the town was buzzing with music, dancing and people in medieval costume. Shops open everywhere which is very unusual. We've found most things closed on past Sundays of our holiday.
Famous for its Christmas Museum & Shop. ...
Note the photo of the town fountain- very common in Germany. A swiveling pipe allows you to interrupt and direct the flow of water from the ever running spigot down the pipe or trough into your bucket.
Back on the boat, ...
... down to the old town square to view the clock. It was very busy and we could not imagine how bad it would be in the height of summer. Planning to do a walking tour tomorrow and hope to get a better feel for the character. They say that Prague is the Paris of Eastern Europe- it does have a similar feel. From Sophie- good night every body we are going to ...
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