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“Vey nice, but pricey”

Kathe Wohlfahrt's Christmas Shop
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$59.83*
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Romantic Road, Rothenburg, and Harburg Day Tour from Munich
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Ranked #1 of 9 Shopping in Rothenburg
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Owner description: This famous shop brings all the glitz and glamour of the Christmas holidays year round.
Ontario
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
“Vey nice, but pricey”
Reviewed December 20, 2012

The atmosphere here is cheerful and pretty. The place is very busy with decor and shoppers. The price of the decorations is high. Some of the surrounding stores offer the same items for less. The tree is large and lovely.

Visited October 2012
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Stratford, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Christmas Shop”
Reviewed November 22, 2012

It is a beautiful store with many beautiful items to admire and purchase. The quality, quantity and service is excellent.

My only issue is when shipping items to Canada from Germany it is very costly. There is a store in the United States but it does not ship to Canada and I am wondering why not. This would be so much more reasonable and one would be more tempted to continue purchasing these wonderful items without worrying about expensive shipping charges or carting the figures on their tour.

Visited October 2012
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barcelona
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205 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
“Mainly (expensive) Kitsch”
Reviewed November 15, 2012

You are a devoted fan of X-mas? Then this is your shop. There are accessoires you had never imagined possible in its variations and so many decorations you would need several X-mas trees for.

Visited November 2012
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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Ditto every fabulous review!”
Reviewed November 9, 2012

Every review here is positive and for good reason. The shop(s) are incredible. Whether you are a Christmas guru or a grinch, you'll be enamored by the magic of Christmas here.

Visited November 2012
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Chula Vista, California
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“Christmas all year”
Reviewed September 29, 2012

The city of Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a draw in it's own right. Ok. It's a little touristy, but as the oldest completely walled city in Europe, it's more than worth a visit. If you're into Christmas, especially Northern European style, there is nowhere, in my opinion, like the Wohlfahrt shops there. On walking into the first shop, I was transported back in time to little kid memories of Christmas where the lights were brighter, the colors more vivid, and the feelings just enveloped you. Want to remember? Go to Rothenburg.

Visited October 2011
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