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Address: Marktplatz 1, Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber, 91541 Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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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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There are so many quaint shops here in the Market area. We especially loved the meat shop and the schneeballen shops. The whole town was cobblestoned streets with some very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

There are so many quaint shops here in the Market area. We especially loved the meat shop and the schneeballen shops. The whole town was cobblestoned streets with some very narrow walkways.

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Yoxall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

You have to visit if your in this part of the world . Lots to see , fabulous shops including the amazing Christmas shop which is huge. You can keep going down different streets and it's all very pretty .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

It was great to be inside the Old Town walls, and be able to stroll all over, enjoying the sights, sounds and shopping. It's all so enjoyable. Restaurants are plentiful and there are some really good ones (see other individual restaurant reviews). The shopping options were much better than expected, good values and unique items made in Germany. The streets... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

This town is so pretty. As an architect I could have spent weeks here sketching! We walked passed a real estate agent window and I saw a little fixer-upper for $250k euro and I have been thinking about it nonstop! My only regret I only having one full day here. You really need a couple days here!

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Böblingen, Deutschland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Not much to add: a complete and lively romantic town. Definitely one of the best in town. No problem to park outside. Inside all in reach and you can hardly miss the hot spots. Enjoy espacially the walk on the wall.

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Newark, Delaware USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

It is a very pretty building in the center of everything. I don't know what is inside other than town offices but outside and the clock are worthwhile

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Everything about the town is great! The shops, the restaurants, the people - plan to spend a few days here! Don't stay at a hotel outside of the town - stay within the old town!!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Yes, it is touristy, but, a must, it is beautiful old town, you are transported to the 16th century, even older buildings. It is beautifully restored, interesting quaint shops, of course Christmas shops and cafes. Cobblestoned streets. Just lovely breathtaking town.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Very quaint place, loads of little cobbled streets, fantastic shops, love the big Christmas shop....absolutely loved it!!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We really loved walking around the well preserved town. Thoroughly recommend a visit if you are anywhere near by

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Address: Marktplatz 1, Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber, 91541 Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Rothenburg

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