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Less crowded but equally beautiful

This part of town is less touristy and so less crowded. However, it is equally beautiful. So it is... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2018
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Away from the tourist trails, but it´s worth it

If you enter to the "Spitalviertel" you will find less tourists like the other places in this city... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2017
Ralf K
Wurzburg, Germany
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Aug 31, 2018
“Less crowded but equally beautiful”
Jun 14, 2017
“The lower end of town”
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Spitalgasse, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

This part of town is less touristy and so less crowded. However, it is equally beautiful. So it is great if you enter the town here. The touristic areas around the Marktplatz and the town hall are just a short stop away and you also...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed June 14, 2017

This the narrow lower end of town below the Siebers Tower mainly consisting of Spitalgasse and Bastion and the Holy Ghost church. We entered the town from the parking lot at the Spital gate so we walked up through here and all of the shops,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 1, 2017

If you enter to the "Spitalviertel" you will find less tourists like the other places in this city. Beside the Rossmühle, the Holy Ghost church, Spital church and the Spital Bastion you will find the wonderful looking Hegereiterhaus. In the middle of the Spital courtyard...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed December 13, 2016

This Southern section of the city between Siebers Tower and the Spital Bastion is not as often visited by the tour groups unless they come in through the south. This area is quite and is home to the lovely Holy Ghost Church with its funny...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed July 31, 2016

Worth a quick visit if you venture to the east side of Rothenburg, the Spitalviertel is a complex of buildings and mills around a courtyard entered through a small arch by the Spitalkirche, a modest white plastered church that is as minimalist inside as out....More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed October 7, 2010

In the evening, when all tourists have left and the streetlights are burning, this courtyard has a special glow. It is via this courtyard that one can enter the 'Spitalviertel' in fact a city within a city. We have not seen the interior of this...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2010

In fact, this is almost a city on it’s own. Plenty of buildings can be found here, but the path towards it is not easily found. Via the garden next to the Spitalkirche, then via the archway one can step into the Spitalviertel. The urban...More

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