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Altstadt (Old Town)
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Owner description: The Old Town of Heidelberg starts from Sofienstrasse and brings you to the castle. In the middle there is the University Area (the oldest university in Germany), the main shopping street (Hauptstrasse) and it includes to famous Karl-Theodor-Bridge / the Old bridge.
Reviewed October 30, 2012

The feel of Heidelberg are memories I will treasure forever. Enjoyable walk, great food as I sat with my family right in front o the building pictured. Actually went in July of 2011 but TripAdvisor won't go back further than November 2011.

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Reviewed October 26, 2012

The main drag through the Altstadt is a mile-long stretch of generic chain stores. Some North Americans might feel right at home with a Pizza Hut franchise across the street from Footlocker. High rents have driven the little guys onto the side streets. If you're looking for authenticity, good taste, or just a pleasant stroll. seek ye elsewhere.

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Reviewed October 22, 2012

Heidelberg is, as a city mostly over-rated. The shops in Mannheim are better (the castle there is magnificent to look at) and the historic town of Speyer has more flair and an impressive church (burrying place of many German Emperors), the Jewish bath, the Rhine, the town and a great technical museum for the techno people.

Thank Peter M
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Reviewed October 18, 2012

The best place to walk and feel the city is a long the altstrasse. a long street with nice shops and many places to see day and night time. at the end of the street are the Rathous and the marktplatz you can also walk near the old University there the first in Germany.

Thank Gili W
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Reviewed October 11, 2012

Wander round the old town and you will feel as if you have stepped back in time. Stop for some of the wonderful local beer and traditional food. People here are happy and helpful, and the setting is idyllic.

Thank CaliforniaDreamin66
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