Posts Tagged ‘ Nuremberg ’

Bardentreffen or Glastonbury? Bardentreffen is free!

Jun 25th, 2015 | By

How is it that this month of music called Bardentreffen came about and why is it Nuremberg?



Railway timetables and WWI

Aug 20th, 2014 | By
the ble carriages of Ludwig II

Nuremberg hosts the museum that chronicles the German rail industry including its role in WWI.



Making things easy for visitors

Aug 12th, 2014 | By
DB overground train

How many times over the years have I moaned at the way we treat visitors? Go to Heathrow or Gatwick and the signage in languages other than in English is minimal.



Using a local guide

Aug 4th, 2014 | By
medieval bagpipe player

It is this little bit of knowledge that makes a visitor feel that they have learnt something that maybe other visitors don’t know.



A London bus in Nuremberg

Aug 3rd, 2014 | By
London bus

Walking into a Nuremberg square in Germany, the last thing I expected to see was a London red, double-decker bus. But there it was.



Reasons to take a river cruise

Jun 24th, 2014 | By

A river cruise is widely considered to be the most civilised way to see the best of Europe. Here’s the run down on why your next trip should be a river cruise



Next stop, Nuremberg?

Aug 6th, 2012 | By

Nuremberg might seem a strange choice for a holiday but, as Lyn discovers, this medieval city – famous for the Nuremberg Trials that took place from took from 1945 to 1949 – has many attractions including a stunning castle, gothic churches and Christmas market