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Everything You Need to See the Best of Germany by Car!
Let Frommer's Take You To:
The magnificent Gothic churches, ancient castles, and bucolic vineyards of the Rhine Valley
Leipzig—the one-time home of Bach, Friedrich von Schiller, Mendelssohn, and Schumann
The wild and unspoiled beauty of the Bavarian Forest
The world-famous Baden-Baden spa
The rolling foothills of Thuringia
Berlin and the historic Brandenburg Gate
And much, much more!
Inside You'll Find:
25 distinctive, easy-to-use itineraries—all fully illustrated with beautiful full-color photos
Recommendations on the best hotels and restaurants along each route
Exact directions, distances, and driving times for each route
All the sights along the way—with highlights for history buffs, nature lovers, and families traveling with kids
Scenic side trips, special moments, and recommended walks
Detailed, accurate full-color route-planning maps—plus a helpful atlas section
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Carol H. Behrman taught writing to students in grades 5-8 for fifteen years. She has written twenty-four books-- fiction and nonfiction-- for children and young adults and has conducted numerous workshops on the writing process for students, teachers, and aspiring writers. Ms. Behrman has served as writer-in-residence at Chautauqua Institution and has been an adjunct lecturer at Seton Hall University and at New York University's Writing Center.
Table of Contents
Route Map of Germany.
About this Book.
The Northern Lowlands & the East.
Tour 1: Northern Ports & Two Seas.
Tour 2: The Royal Connection.
Tour 3: New Berlin — Capital of Germany.
Tour 4: The Upper Elbe, Rocks & Castles.
Tour 5: Towns & Forests of Thuringia.
The German Midlands.
Tour 6: Harz Mountains & Forests.
Tour 7: East & West of the Weser.
Tour 8: Nature Parks & Fairy Tales.
Tour 9: Dams, Lakes & Woods.
Tour 10: Franconia & its Historic Towns.
Tour 11: Around Nürnberg & Regensburg.
Tour 12: The Danube & the Bavarian Forest.
Tour 13: Around Lake Chiem & Berchtesgaden.
Tour 14: The Bavarian Lakes.
Tour 15: The Alps South of München.
Tour 16: Bavarian Swabia.
Tour 17: The Alps East of Lindau.
Tour 18: Lakes & Shores of Konstanz.
Tour 19: The Southern Black Forest.
Tour 20: Spas & the Northern Black Forest.
The Five River Valleys.
Tour 21: The Tranquil Saar Valley.
Tour 22: The Enchanting Mosel Valley.
Tour 23: The Romantic Neckar.
Tour 24: The River Main & East of the Rhine.
Tour 25: Along the Left Bank of the Rhine.
Motoring in Germany.
Accommodation and Restaurants.
Index and Acknowledgements.