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PICS – Germany

This is a collection of picture galleries from Germany, the result of trips to different parts of the country. Consult the map page for...

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VIDEO – Germany – Rhine Valley

“The Middle Rhine Valley” is no. 1066 on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. Audio: “Für Elise” by Ludwig van...

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WHC List #1066 – Upper Middle Rhine Valley

There are vineyards and castles on the banks and hills surrounding this mighty river, and boat traffic on the river – for centuries....

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WHC List #0271 – Pilgrimage Church of Wies

What does a Rococo church look like? Come here and enjoy this strikingly beautiful church. The UNESCO World Heritage List includes several...

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VIDEO – Germany – Wieskirche

“The Pilgrimage Church of Wies” (Wieskirche) is no. 271 on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. Audio: Ludwig Van Beethoven...

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WHC List #0169 – Würzburg

There are a few palaces on the World Heritage List, and this one in central Germany is not the least impressive. The UNESCO World Heritage...

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VIDEO – Germany – Würzburg

“The Würzburg Residence with the Court Gardens and Residence Square” is no. 169 on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. This...

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WHC List #0623 – Historic Town of Goslar etc

Mining innovation and the pretty town of Goslar, these are the key words about this heritage site. The UNESCO World Heritage List includes...

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VIDEO – Germany – Goslar

“Mines of Rammelsberg, Historic Town of Goslar and Upper Harz Water Management” is no. 623 on UNESCO’s World Heritage...

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InterRail 1991 (10) – French Riviera

Lazy, lovely days on the Cote d’Azur… and the long way home.   Wednesday 21.8.1991, Nice The night train brought us back...

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InterRail 1991 (1) – Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Germany

Here is my diary from an InterRail train journey through Sweden, Denmark and Germany, to France and Italy.   We used this guidebook:...

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WHC List #0272 – Hanseatic City of Lübeck

Lübeck was an important town for centuries and has kept enough of the old days for visitors to enjoy for centuries more. The UNESCO World...

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WHC List #0292 – Cologne Cathedral

A huge Gothic cathedral, right in the middle of a large city. The UNESCO World Heritage List includes several hundred properties with...

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InterRail 1990 (1) – East Germany

This is my diary from a four week train journey to Eastern Europe. We started in Oslo and crossed the Baltic Sea from Sweden to East...

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WHC List #0846 – Classical Weimar

A pleasant place to visit, and historically important in the cultural development of Germany – and Europe. The UNESCO World Heritage...

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