The Definitive Guide to Heidelberg

The Definitive Guide to Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany (B)

Oh Heidelberg, how thou have but stolen my heart! Ok, ok, perhaps I’ve been talking about Shakespeare too much with students, but tis’ true! Ich hab’ mein Herz in Heidelberg verloren in 2007 and I never got it back! As one of Germany’s most romantic towns, located along the Neckar River nestled in a wooded gorge with the stunning ruins of the Heidelberg Castle perched above the town, Heidelberg is one town I keep going back to over and over again. It never ceases to loose its appeal, and yet I can always find some new things to do in Heidelberg! 

As previously mentioned, Heidelberg stole my heart in 2007 when I spent a year as an exchange student living right in the very heart of Heidelberg along Hauptstraße (Main Street) with the Heidelberg Castle right in my very own backyard. I attended the Heidelberg University studying Deutsch als Fremndsprache (German as a Foreign Language) and I had the time of my life at one of Germany’s oldest university towns. I met some amazing people and cemented my love of Germany then and knew one day I would be back. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: The Definitive Guide to Heidelberg
Guide Location: Germany » Heidelberg
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Lorelei Frey
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Heidelberg Castle
  • German Pharmacy Museum
  • Kornmarkt
  • Marktplatz & Heiliggeistkirche
  • Main Street
  • Hotel zum Ritter St. Georg
  • Jesuitenkirche
  • Old Bridge
  • Heidelberg Bridge Monkey
  • Heidelberg University
  • Heidelberg Library
  • Philosopher’s Walk
  • Thingstätte amphitheatre
  • Boat Rental Service
  • Alte Munz Schnitzelhaus
  • Brauhaus Vetter
  • Cafe Extra Blatt
  • Cafe Knösel
  • Yufka’s
  • Schnitzelbank
  • Klosterhof Abbey & Brewery
  • Heidelberg Marriott Hotel
  • Boutique Hotel Heidelberg Suites
  • Kulturbrauerei Heidelberg
  • Hotel am Schloss
  • Hotel Sudpfanne
  • Palais Prinz Carl
  • Student Prison
  • Monastery of St. Michael
  • Bismarktplatz
  • Kulturbrauerei