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Things to do in Constance, Germany

 
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added on 6th of July, 2010

Mainau is an island in Lake Constance. It is maintained as a garden island and a model of excellent environmental practices. We just arrived to Constance with ferry than by car just about 5 km and we found that really exiting island.

It has a lot of exotic flowers, palm trees, giant trees, with a greenery and butterfly house and in the middle of the island the famous palace by Lennart Bernadotte.

At the coast of the island you can find a lot of ducks and swan so close that you can barelly touch them.

We spent there the whole day, this was really beatuiful and relaxing.

 

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Two weeks in Germany - overview

1. Nov 30, 1999 Europa Park in Rust (Rust)  (* 4)
2. Jun 22, 2010 Ravensburg (Ravensburg)  (* 10)
3. Jun 23, 2010 Things to do in Constance (Constance)  (* 22)
4. Jun 24, 2010 Short visit in Munich (Munich)  (* 27)
5. Jun 26, 2010 What to see in Waldburg (Waldburg)  (* 16)
6. Jun 26, 2010 What to visit in Weingarten (Weingarten)  (* 11)

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The 19th century met a festive Frankfurt, celebrating the end of the Revolutions of 1848. The day of 18th May 1848 should be mentioned, as it is the moment when the National Assembly was held for the first time here, turning the city into the center of political life in Germany. Several years later, as a result of the defeat in the Austro-Prussian War, Frankfurt was occupied by the Prussia, becoming a part of the province of Hesse-Nassau. Frankfurt, History- recent period During World War Two, a big part of the town was destroyed, because of the bombing raids, killing a large number of its population. In the post-war period, the... Read more »

 
 
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Recent reviews for Constance

What to do in Munich - Apr 30, 2009, by Wazling
Munich is really a vibrant city. You love it or you dont like it. I personally wouldn't want to live there, at least for a longer time. The place offers you a wide variety of things you can do. If you only want to go shopping, there're a... Read more »

Places to visit free in Berlin - Apr 30, 2009, by erato
Berlin Sightseeing Berlin is one of the busiest capitals in Europe and still we, visitors must admit that it’s one of the most beautiful ones as well. city on its own is amazing, full of parks; Unequally among the European capitals... Read more »

Nice open air museum in Xanten - Apr 30, 2009, by Wazling
Xanten is a small town near the border of the netherlands. The landscape is mostly flat, typical for the area. The town itself doesnt offer so much to do. But it has got a big open air museum, showing parts of the roman Xanten, called... Read more »

Das Obertor in Ravensburg - Jul 28, 2009, by Victoria
Das Obertor in Ravensburg war sozusagen der Eingang zu der Ravensburger Innenstadt es hatte früher auch ein Gitter das jetzt weg ist da es renoviert wurde.Leider kann man nicht hinaufsteigen.Früher war dort eine Art Zoll die alles... Read more »

Der blaserturm - Jul 28, 2009, by Victoria
Der blaserturm Sie werden sich fragen wer oder besser gesagt was ist das nun ja es ist ein Turm in Ravensburg und von dort hat man den besten überblick über die ganze Stadt.Früher hieß er auch der Feuerwehrturm denn... Read more »

 
 

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