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“beatiful historic small town” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Old Town

Old Town
Dinkelsbuhl, Bavaria, Germany
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Ranked #1 of 12 Attractions in Dinkelsbuhl
Type: Historic Walking Areas, Cultural
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Owner description: This walled village houses mercantile buildings dating from the 15th and 16th centuries. The fortified wall has sixteen towers; you can access the city from four of them.
Pilsen, Czech Republic
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“beatiful historic small town”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

It is really place to see and stay. We went to this town for a romantic weekend and could not choose better. In my opinion is much better and authentic than nearby Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Which was touristic and crowded.

Visited December 2013
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Napa, California
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“Fabulous village”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

This lovely town was one of our favorite in Germany. It is so old and remarkably preserved.
We stayed two nights and loved the town.

Visited September 2013
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Ocean View, Delaware
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“Really nice little town”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We stayed in Dinkelsbuhl, using it as a base to see the Romantisch Strasse. Dinkelsbuhl worked out very well and would highly recommend doing the same. Small and compact with several really nice restaurants and hotels. A really good alternative to Rothensburg and Wurzburg, less expensive and very interesting.

Visited October 2013
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Los Angeles
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“Quaint German town”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We loved this place! It's like a picture postcard. We strolled through the town, visited various shops & even caught site of a small combo band playing & singing for the tourists. It was not as crowded as Rothenburg so, in a way, more enjoyable.

Visited October 2013
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Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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“No comparison to Rothenburg”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

It's true this is a pretty little town, and not crowded with tourists, but there really is not much to see. The houses look old, but somehow not as old and varied as those in Rothenburg. And it is off-putting to realize that every single building has the identical Suze and typestyle of fake old-looking script painted on. We spent awhile walking the town, then went straight up the road a few miles to Rothenburg. There are reasons more people are there. We have been to Rothenburg twice and have not found it all that crowded anyway.

Visited September 2013
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