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nice viewpoint

nice viewpoint which was unfortunally covered party in renovation works. one of the classical... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2017
ingtj1983
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The bustling center of Erlangen

The Marktplatz is the bustling center of Erlangen with the usual fountain in the middle, but also... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2016
Hendrik_NL
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Erlangen being a small town, it s lovely to spend couple of hours during the weekend regularly. The city center has all to offer with regards to good restaurants, good bars and good shopping. Be it chocolates, Asian food or German cuisine, Wine and everything,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 29, 2018

I was in Erlangen for a month and I walked around this place everyday. The joy and laughter and people all around you make this such a happy place to walk around on any day. The old architecture around you makes you feel so European...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed May 24, 2018

Large square in town where actually a market is held on Monday through Saturday. Largely pedestrians only. Nice cafes on the northern side to sit outside and watch people.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mikeh15
Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

nice viewpoint which was unfortunally covered party in renovation works. one of the classical points to visit during a trip to erlangen.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank ingtj1983
Reviewed December 30, 2016

A common square,not really out of common.Surrounded by old,monumental buildings,none of them extraordinary.There's also a fountain.In the winter here takes place a Christmas market.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank zuv
Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Made several trips to the Marketplatz and was worth the visit. A buzz of activity takes place around the fountain. Loads of stalls, from flowers stalls to food stall. close to several stores and the train station. I highly recommend visiting over a weekend and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank fitlikemummy
Reviewed August 12, 2016

Marktplatz is next to Schlossplatz and there are a couple of interesting buildings to look at. There are periodic events there: for example the Erlangen beach, and a Christmas market. Otherwise on Saturday mornings a busy market with mainly local produce is there, and there...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank markrW44MO
Reviewed July 11, 2016

The Marktplatz is the bustling center of Erlangen with the usual fountain in the middle, but also with many real market stalls, selling all kinds of goods; on one side the Erlangen "Schloss" is situated, the home of the Erlangen-Nürnberg University, with the large park...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Walking through the Marktplatz is very entertaining! You can find stores opening one day and another one the next day. I found an Arabic store that sells Falafels, and a German selling authentic sausages, and during the last week of April there were a french...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed February 9, 2016

Right in front of the Scholssgarten and a block away from the Hauptbahnhof. Probably the busiest and most beautiful part of Erlangen.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank KC L
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