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Sachsenhausen

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Address: 60596 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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A historic cobble-stoned neighborhood in Frankfurt located along the south...

A historic cobble-stoned neighborhood in Frankfurt located along the south bank of the Main River.

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Take a walk on the old side

This is a must place to visit. There are all kinds of restaurants and cafes and shopping opps. This was actually the best part of Frankfurt.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Harold J
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Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must place to visit. There are all kinds of restaurants and cafes and shopping opps. This was actually the best part of Frankfurt.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy and nice place in Frankfurt where you can feel the beat of life. Different and various bars and lounges very close to each other. Anyway its a very nice place in nights.

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Barrie, ON
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

My husband and I were in Frankfurt visiting from Canada and a good friend of ours was there at the same time from Cuba. It was such a great experience to be able to show him Frankfurt and take him to Fichtekranzi for typical german food and apfelwein. It is a wonderful town close to the river with old houses... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

During the day almost all the pubs and clubs are closed. Go there in the evening! Fantastic atmosphere! Old houses, nice people having party. I loved it.

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Antwerpen, België
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

I think there are two things to clarify. There is an area close to the river with very old houses on cobblestone streets. Visit it during the day, and you'll have the area just for you to stroll around and take pictures of this nice area. Visit it during the evening/night and this area changes into a vibrant scene with... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

Coming in as a tourist everybody will inform you that this is one of the places must go to. I'm not suggesting that you shouldn't go there, but don't expect too much. Actually Sachsenhausen is a large area south of the river and completely different to Frankfurt city area on the other side. But what we're talking about here is... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Sachsenhausen is perhaps the best place to be around Frankfurt. A wonderful town, yet close access over the river to the city. Wonderful restaurants, bars, and places to go - I loved living here and visiting it is always a pleasure. Just walk around and get lost in Altstadt, you'll always find something to enjoy

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Charming and quaint....a must visit for the most authentic food in Frankfurt. The cobble stone alley ways have so much to offer from shopping, to pubs to restaurants.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Went here to watch football during euro2016 plenty bars and places to eat and ppl very friendly, very relaxed atmosphere in the area, you can try food from all cultures and all at a fair price

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Baku, Baki, Azerbaijan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Old street in the heart Frankfurt. Full of bars and restaurants. Very funny at night time. Good outdoor places. Must visit if you want to enjoy ambiance of historic houses.

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