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Munich and regions, Germany

introduction

  • city in southern Germany which gives good access to Salzburg and Bavaria

Bavaria

  • Landshuter Hochzeit 1475
  • Sylvensteinstausee lovely S curve bridge but you will need to scramble up a steep slope through forest to get the view and need a torch for sunset 1)
  • sunrise fog Geroldsee lake in Upper Bavaria 2)
  • fog over lake at Hintersee 2k west of Ramsau in the Berchtesgaden area 3)
  • Linderhof Palace - Ettal
  • Neuschwanstein Castle
  • Pilgrimage Church Maria Gern way up in the alps 4):

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Bamberg

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St. Bartholomew’s Church - Berchtesgaden

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Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Prague via Vienna

  • Frankfurt, Germany to Munich via Nuremberg = 392km, 3h 42m
    • Dachau is near Munich = 28km, 30 min from Munich
    • the Romantic Road (Romantische Strasse) a beautiful 5 day 360km country drive usually starting in Fussen, 130km SW of Munich (can be started at Wurzburg if traveling from Frankfurt to Munich):
      • Fussen: one of the oldest settlements on the north side of the Alps
      • 1st 40km runs parallel with the jagged limestone peaks through hilly rural countryside
      • monastery village of Rottenbuch
      • historic Landsberg - worth an overnight stay and a night walk through the medieval city
      • Augsburg - catch a free classical concert in the magnificent Golden Hall in Augsburg's city hall
      • Harburg's castle
      • Nordlingen
      • Dinkelsbuhl
      • Rothenburg ob der Tauber - home of a popular Christian museum
      • road winds through Tauber Valley clad with vineyards
      • Bad Mergentheim
      • Wurzburg - a magnificent city, much destroyed in WWII but much has survived, palace of Residenz. the Alte Mainbrucke historic bridge, the dramatic fortress of Marienberg
  • Munich to Salzburg = 145km, 1.5h
  • Salzburg to Vienna = 295km, 2h 45m
  • Vienna to Cesky Krumlov = 200km, 2h 55m
  • Cesky Krumlov to Prague = 171km, 2h 11m
munich.txt · Last modified: 2017/06/08 08:07 by gary1