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Hohenzollern – Ancestral Castle of German Emperors


The Hohenzollern Castle is one of the most impressive German castles. This tourist attraction is located in the southern part of the German state of Baden-Württemberg, not far from Stuttgart. It is the ancestral residence of the noble and royal Hohenzollern House.

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Regensburg – an old medieval city with two thousand years of history


Regensburg is a small Bavarian city situated on the picturesque banks of the Danube River. Despite its small size, it boasts a glorious history. In the ancient times, Regensburg was one of the major outposts of the Roman civilization on the German soil. Then, in the Middle Ages, Regensburg was one of the capitals of the Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation, the seat of the Reichstag, which had the power to elect the emperor.

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Nuremberg – Attractions of Medieval Franconia


Nuremberg is the second largest city in Bavaria. In addition to the medieval atmosphere, it is famous for gingerbread (Lebkuchen) and grilled sausages. The Nuremberg's old town is perfect for a walk, especially in good weather. It is a nice one-day trip from Munich.

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Mercedes and Porsche Museums in Stuttgart

mercedes stuttgart museum

Stuttgart, the capital of the German state of Baden-Württemberg, is home for two famous automobile brands, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche. Both automobile museums are worth visiting. This can be easily done during a day trip from Munich.

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