We are blessed to have Regensburg as our backyard!
Only 15 minutes by train, 20 by car, it's an easy weekend getaway.
It is the oldest city on the Danube with an amazing 2000 year history!
We've been at least four times in the last six weeks, and still haven't seen it all.
|King Ludwig I|
Oldest Sausage stand in the world! Right on the banks
of the Danube River.
The bridge behind us was finished in 1146!
I'd say it's ready for a little TLC.
World famous, he made this hat,
And even these hats!
It was rediscovered during excavation in 1885!
A 1000 yr old former Benedictine Abbey, now a parish church.
And a little creepy.
12th century St. Peter's Cathedral. HUGE!!!
Love the "gothic rain spouts".
Depicted as everything from dogs to dragons!
Alte Kapella - "Our Lady of the Old Chapel".
We've found that most German cities are just like any other. The difference is in the heart.
Make your way to the center, through the urban sprawl and uber contemporary office buildings. Don't stop until your feet hit cobblestones.
There you'll find the 'altstadt' (old city).
That's where the magic is!