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If you have a layover in Frankfurt am Main and four hours to spare, don't just sit at the airport and succumb to boredom - venture into the city for a walk and some sightseeing. Don't worry; this itinerary is designed to be completely offline so that you won't need internet access. By embarking on this short city adventure, you'll add a unique twist to your journey, making the most of your layover. Enjoy your time exploring Frankfurt, and return to the airport feeling refreshed and ready for the next leg of your travels.
В этой поездке описывается северная оконечность Мёртвого моря. Это самая близкая к Иерусалиму точка на Мёртвом море. Всего пол часа от Вечного города. Здесь много исторических мест, но оборудованных и удобных пляжей здесь нет ввиду географических условий. А посещаем мы место крещения на Иордане, Монастырь искушения и дерево Закхея в Иерихоне, пещеры Свитков Мертвого моря Кумран и пляж Калия. Вернувшись в Иерусалим заглянем в монастырь Ильи.
On foot from the hotel to the city center Translated with Google Translate
A walk on the island of museums from the pier, through the Red Town Hall and the traditional restaurant Mama Hoppe, through bridges and gateways to Lustgarten and museums in the western part of the island. May days, pre-sunset hours - beauty and peace. Translated with Google Translate
Starting from the vibrant Berlin Zoo, home to a diverse array of exotic animals, you'll take a leisurely walk towards the expansive Tiergarten. This beloved urban park, once a hunting ground for royalty, now serves as the city's green heart, with its winding paths, tranquil ponds, and idyllic picnic spots.
Your journey then leads you to the Victory Column, a towering monument symbolising Berlin's resilience and strength. With its gilded statue of Victoria, the Roman goddess of victory, the column reminds us of Germany's turbulent past.
Next, you'll approach the iconic Reichstag, a magnificent piece of architecture that houses the German parliament. Its striking glass dome, which provides a panoramic view of the city, is a testament to the transparency of Germany's democratic process. Finally, just a short walk away lies the poignant Soviet War Memorial, a tribute to the Soviet soldiers who fell during the Battle of Berlin in World War II.
Continuing your journey, you'll arrive at the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, a sobering reminder of the atrocities of the Holocaust. Its undulating field of concrete blocks prompts reflection and remembrance.
As you pass through the majestic Brandenburg Gate, the symbol of Berlin's unification, you'll enter Unter den Linden. This grand boulevard, named after the Linden trees lining its sides, is filled with historic buildings and important landmarks.
Finally, you'll reach the charming Mitte district, where the Gendarmenmarkt, or the Square of Two Churches, awaits. This stunning plaza, home to the German and French Cathedrals and the Concert House, is one of the city's most picturesque spots.
After a day of sightseeing, there's no better way to relax than by enjoying a delightful brunch at BraufactuM Berlin am Hausvogteiplatz. Known for its artisanal beers and delicious food, it's the perfect place to sample Berlin's rich culinary tradition, culminating your walking tour on a high note.
A short two-hour tour of the city will lead us through known squares and beauty to the famous museum island, towards the ancient palaces, enter the heart of the oppressive city and find out the source of the name Berlin and conclude with a number of unique stories including the story of Wolifrid Israel and the connection between Berlin and Kibbutz Hazorea Alexander is named after the Russian narrow Translated with Google Translate
Here's a sample itinerary for a one-day trip in Hanover, visiting the Leibniz University and Herrenhausen Gardens.
Start at Leibniz University: Start your day at the Leibniz University of Hanover, one of Germany's largest and oldest science and technology universities. The campus is dotted with historical buildings and modern structures, reflecting the evolution of education and technology over the centuries. Explore the main building, the Conti-Tower, and the beautiful library.
Visit the Welfenschloss: This former royal palace now serves as the university's main building. It is an excellent example of historicist architecture with a beautiful facade and interior. Also, don't miss the chance to visit the Welfengarten, the park surrounding the palace.
Lunch: Enjoy lunch at one of the restaurants or cafes near the university. You can find everything from traditional German fare to international cuisine.
Herrenhausen Gardens: Head to the Herrenhausen Gardens after lunch. This complex consists of the Great Garden (Großer Garten), the Berggarten, the Georgengarten, and the Welfengarten. Spend the afternoon strolling through these stunning gardens, which reflect the baroque ideals of ordered nature and art.
The Great Garden: Start with the Great Garden, one of Europe's most distinguished elaborate formal gardens. Here, you can admire meticulously manicured lawns, hedges, walkways, and a beautiful fountain that shoots water 80 meters high.
The Berggarten: Next, visit the Berggarten, a botanical garden with an impressive collection of plants. Don't miss the orchid collection, the rainforest house, and the cactus house.
The Georgengarten and Welfengarten: These English-style gardens are perfect for a stroll. They're also home to the Wilhelm Busch Museum and the Leibniz Temple.
Enjoy your day in Hanover!
From park to center, west side of Raine, sunset on a bridge for trains and people, east side of Rain and fireplace till midnight.
It was wonderful adventure!
Fresh, silence, students, smiles, Europe houses... All of this makes you fall in love with this small German town
We start the walk from the Big Round Tower on the main street of the city, which leads to the old town through the courtyard of artisans and St. Lorenz Square, to the central shopping area of the town, where the largest Christmas market in Europe took place annually. On the way, we see the famous museum bridge, the monument "Ship of fools", dine in the tavern of St. Sebald and return to the beginning of the path through Schleifersteg and Charles Bridge.
This walking one day tour of old Nuremberg is perfect. The walk begins at Frauentorturm directly opposite the exit of the underpass of the central railway station and runs along Königstrasse with its main churches and original shops. The footpath enters the church of St. Lorenz with its medieval architecture and the works of Adam Kraft - a contemporary of Albrecht Dürer. The path continues to the famous Nassau House through Hans Sachs Square to Holy Spirit Hospital and makes a beautiful loop through Schütt Island, the Pegnitz River, and Church of Katarina leads to the central square of Hauptmarkt and the bells of the Frauenkirche church and leads to Beautiful Fountain, where wishes are usually made. Then the walk passes near Rathausplatz and leads to the St. Sebald - Sebalduskirche gives an excellent lunch at Goldenes Posthorn Restaurant. After lunch, the path leads to the City Museum in Fembo house, Pellerhof, Museum Tucherschloss und Hirsvogelsaal, Imperial courtyard of Kaiserburg. It allows you to enjoy city views from Imperial castle Nürnberg. Further, the footpath will lead to the house of Albrecht Dürer, the home of Pilate, the gates of the Tiergärtnertorturm, and the courtyards of the breweries. We will meet The Toy Museum in Nuremberg, admire the executioner’s bridge, learn the story of the bagpipe, walk through the shopping quarter and end the day at the fountain carousel of family relationships and realize that everything is relative in this world.
Nuremberg for those who love walking around. I love to walk around the city and discover its stories, people, tastes, sounds, views. This walk takes a whole day and includes the most beautiful photo locations of the city. We will walk along the embankments of the Pegnitz River from the eastern to the western gates; we will be able to take beautiful photos near the Holy Spirit Hospital, the museum bridge, and the old meat market, the executioner's house, the chain bridge, and Maxbruck. We will leave the old city for a few minutes to enjoy the autumn park, enchanted by a crossbow shooter. We will visit the house of Albrecht Durer and find out the history of the most intriguing fake portrait in the history of humankind. We will have lunch at the oldest restaurant in the city and end our journey in the area of the red light district.
A universal turn-by-turn route will quickly and cheaply bring you to the old city. You can use this route to get to the city center, to the train station and hotels in this part of the town. For those who like to travel by train and arrived at Nuremberg by flight, this route will help you to get to the central train station and, if you plan the train in such a way that you have 5-6 hours for the city, you can leave your baggage at the station in a luggage room and walk around the city.