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Frankfurt Sights and Landmarks Guide, Germany

Frankfurt has always been seen as an economic and business center, but it almost never disappointed its visitors when it came to bragging itself about culture, architecture, history, entertainment and events. As it is an international metropolis, Frankfurt has a lot to offer to its tourists.In order to make acquaintance with this amazing town, you should choose the boat tours, which will give you an incomparable general view of the city. The boats go along the Main River and down the Rhine and the trip will help you decide where to go and what to visit in the next few days. The next day you can see the famous Sachsenhausen region of Frankfurt, where the beautiful statue guarding the refreshing fountains will make you wonder about the past of this charming city. Later on, you can go to the Main Tower, to have a splendid view of the cityscape below. As every such landmark, this platform has an observation place, located at the 54th floor, which will offer you a breathtaking and exciting panorama of Frankfurt.The following day you can relax, taking a stroll in the big gardens Palmergarten, situated in the south of Sachenhausen region. Small lakes, benches, walking paths, animals, all these will make your stay perfect and will help you forget about the worries of your everyday life.

Frankfurt, Sights- events

If you arrive in Frankfurt in springtime, more precisely in the month of March, then you shouldn’t miss the International Music Trade Fair, which is a special occasion for people to meet, have fun, eat, drink and listen to some good music. In June, the city is the host of one of the most important street festivals, Wilhelmstrassenfest Theatrium, with good snacks served on the beat of jazz, creating an amazing atmosphere. At the end of the summer, the locals celebrate with wine and traditional food Mainfest, a festive period dedicated to the river Main. In December, the Christmas fair, called Weihnachtsmarkt, brings to an end the exciting list of events that you can take part at in Frankfurt. When you feel that it is time to move on, the closest most important city you can find is Stuttgart. Just gather some information about Stuttgart Nightlife and Stuttgart Sights, pack your things and start a new adventure.
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    We headed from the Frankfurt Airport to Crete. Departure was quite early in the morning, at 5:45 am, so we had to start from home at 1:00 am. We stayed in Ravensburg, which is 300 kmaway from Frankfurt. Given that airport parking is very expensive in Frankfurt (150,- EUR for a week) I reserved a...
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