Rothenburg ob der Tauber

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Roth·en·burg ob der Tau·ber

 (rōt′ən-bûrk′ ôp dər tou′bər)
A city of south-central Germany south of Würzburg. Established as a free city of the Holy Roman Empire in the 1200s, it passed to Bavaria in 1803 and is now among the best-preserved medieval walled towns of Europe.
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Going on a pilgrimage within Germany is also becoming increasingly popular, notes Oliver Gussmann, who works as a priest for tourists in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, an important tourist destination located on the western Bavarian border.
said it will build a 15,000 m2 facility in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany, that will increase the manufacturing capacity of custom compounder Plastic-Technologie-Service (PTS).
Fred Holidays (0808 250 7755) offers two nights B&B at three-star Hotel Ibis St Catherine, Brussels, from PS239, including return rail ex-St Pancras International; also two nights B&B at Rothenburg ob der Tauber from PS439, including return London-Frankfurt flights.
BEST FOR OFF THE BEATEN TRACK - Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany: Each year, this medieval town in Bavaria is transformed into a winter wonderland and its Reiterlesmarkt dates back to the 15th century.
Through the exercise of logic, and through weighing and judging words and things, these students would both learn the importance of theory and practice and at the same time imbibe the moral character needed to become responsible citizens of towns like Coburg and Rothenburg ob der Tauber, in which Libavius spent most of his life.
Churches in Nuremburg and Rothenburg ob der Tauber are described architecturally and in terms of the rites they adopted as examples of early Lutheranism's spectrum of practice.
Departing on August 6, this seven-day, two-centre tour is based in the towns of Bamberg and Rothenburg ob der Tauber and also includes visits to the Hermann Teddy Bear factory and the toy museum at Nuremberg.
Rothenburg ob der Tauber is popular with tourists because it has not lost its old-world charm.