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Address: Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
Activities: City walk sightseeing
Description: Rothenburg has made a concerted effort to preserve its medieval heritage...
Rothenburg has made a concerted effort to preserve its medieval heritage, and Old Town reflects the historic fruits of this labor.
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Fantastic Medieval walled town on the Romantic Road. A wonderful place to spend a couple of days, pure fairy tale!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Fantastic Medieval walled town on the Romantic Road. A wonderful place to spend a couple of days, pure fairy tale!

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Kitchener, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

we did the Night Watchman walk which was great fun! Liked the shopping in the town and the restaurants. Nothing I disliked

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

We drove to Rothenburg from Munich as a day trip, after reading rave reviews about it. It took a few hours to reach. The old town is preserved extremely well and is wonderful to just walk around. It takes about an afternoon to traverse the entire old town. We visited the medieval crime musuem and found it to be very... More 

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

One of the loveliest Old Towns on the Romantic Road. This was my 2nd visit and I enjoyed it even more than the first time! Not to be missed!

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Fairfax, Virginia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
12 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

This is the reason you want to visit Rothenburg -- a medieval city that hasn't changed much in a few hundred years. It's a very walkable place with great views in every direction and you'll return home with lots of beautiful photos. If shopping is your thing, you'll be right at home. But if all you do is walk around... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

second time visited Rothenburg o.d.t., actually not many tourist spot here but we love it so much. it's so relax, not many people here, shops selling lovely Toy House of Rothenburg.

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Ottawa, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Pretty town. Totally taken over by tourists in the spring and summer, but still well worth a trip to see it. It really is a gem.

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Toenisvorst, Germany
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We went to the Altstadt of Rothenburg ob der Tauber on a cloudy Tuesday morning so it wasn't very crowded. It's definitely worth a trip and holds many ancient buildings for its visitors.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

As the city is small, is very pleasant to walk around in the old town. Take a picture at Plönlein: Undoubtedly the most picturesque spot in this pretty town. it's really nothing more than an intersection: stand facing the tall, skinny half-timbered building dividing the two streets and you'll see one of them heads up through the Siebers Tower, while... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

The most beautiful town in Bavaria by far... It takes you back in time while walking around enjoying the most beautiful shops and restaurants

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