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    • Transportation - Munich Airport to Sheraton Munich Arabellapark hotel

      Munich Sep 30, 2016 at 4:36 AM

      Could I get instructions from Munich Airport to Sheraton Munich Arabellapark hotel by train (including how and where to purchase tickets for 2 adults) arriving mid morning March 15th? We will be traveling by pubic transportation until March 17th is there a specific train ticket we should purchase for the 3 days that could save on costs? We plan to visit the Concentration Camp, a Beer Hall and a Castle.

    • Cell Phone sim and Data plan

      Munich Sep 30, 2016 at 5:04 AM

      Could someone recommend the best type of SIM and 1 GB data plan to purchase for if I am traveling to Germany, Austria, Czech Republic and Slovakia? I have the unlocked iphone for Europe and will be there for two weeks and would like to be able to upload pictures without worrying about roaming charges.

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      How to get to Zugspitze, Germany

      Bavaria Oct 2, 2016 at 1:24 AM

      We will visit Hohenschwangau in a few weeks to see Neuschwanstein castle, we are oh so looking forward to it!
      And from Hohenschwangau, we would like to get to the top of Zugspitze.
      I tried to gather some information re this matter, but it is pretty confusing.
      Can anyone please help me out?
      Danke schön 

    • Activities in Munich, Germany

      Munich Sep 30, 2016 at 5:09 AM

      We are in Munich and have March 15th to March 17th free, (joining a tour on the 17th evening) and would like to visit the Concentration Camp, Neuschwanstein Castle and a Beer Hall? Does anyone have suggestions regarding transportation, tours, etc. We are staying at Sheraton Munich Arabellapark

    • Travel Nuremberg to Budapest

      by Ianjarvis Online Now Sep 8, 2016 at 5:03 PM

      13th October I am hoping to have one day to take in some sights of Nuremberg and then the following morning 14th October I want to get a train to Budapest and then get myself to Budapest Port Pier Mahart Drava 2. by late afternoon.
      Is this doable? Which hotels would I look at in Nuremberg to overnight and be handy for train departure early next morning. Which train would I get and do I have to change trains anywhere? How do I then get from train station in Budapest to the Port? If this is not doable I would need to skip Nuremberg and go straight to Budapest and overnight Budapest. Any help would be much appreciated. aussie first time traveller to europe.

      5 Answers Sep 8, 2016 at 10:39 PM
    • Travel Nuremberg to Budapest

      by Ianjarvis Online Now Sep 8, 2016 at 2:11 AM

      Hi We are Australians and on the 13th Oct at 9am we arrive by river boat at Nuremberg. We have another cruise departing Budapest the next day the 14th Oct and check in starts at 3pm. How best and when to travel suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Ian

      5 Answers Sep 8, 2016 at 4:46 AM
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      Birthday dinner

      by manuna Online Now Jun 2, 2016 at 7:05 AM

      Could you please recommend a restaurant where we can have a family dinner to celebrate a birthday. I would prefer it value for money place. Local cuisine (but not obligatory), may be with some cozy (or interesting) atmosphere. I'm more interested in dessert-menu, but my male part of the family will be more interested in meat :)
      We'll be staying not far from Franken Str., but any plce within the ring will do.
      If this is important, it will be August.

      1 Answer Sep 8, 2016 at 12:02 PM
    • praque to frankfurt

      by harvmoll Online Now Apr 25, 2016 at 9:58 PM

      would the train coming from Praque give us time to change trains at Nurenberg as we are going to frankfurt in the allotted time of ten minutes and how do you get to the frankfurt platform

      4 Answers May 4, 2016 at 4:38 PM
    • "Statues" in car park

      by Lorri52 Online Now Feb 20, 2016 at 4:16 PM

      I believe we were walking through a car park when I took a photo of a "tower" with statues of two men atop, one red and one blue, back to back, both with binoculars, looking out over the terrain. I didn't think to look (or ask) what it was about. Has anyone any clues please?

      5 Answers Feb 20, 2016 at 11:35 PM
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      Nurnberg to Geiselwind?

      by gatoencerrado Online Now Feb 6, 2016 at 2:34 PM

      Is there a bus to catch from Nurnberg to Geiselwind? If there is one, from which bus station does it leave?

      9 Answers Feb 7, 2016 at 8:00 AM
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      Hotel Sorat vs Burghotel

      by DaveSamaroo Online Now Nov 5, 2015 at 11:30 PM

      Dear Forum, we will be in Nuremberg for Christmas Market Dec 17th - 22nd, family of 5 with 3 kids 8, 10 and 13. We are trying to decide between Hotel Sorat and Burghotel. Both have great reviews. Hotel Sorat is closer to Xmas market and modern but offers only separate rooms while Burghotel offers 3 bedroom apartment living so everyone together.

      Just wondering if anyone has hand-on experience with both to help break the deadlock. Thanks

      1 Answer Nov 7, 2015 at 9:56 AM
    • Nuremberg river boat docks

      by peanut101 Online Now Sep 25, 2015 at 1:26 PM

      How does one get to the river boat dock "hafenstrasse, anliegestelle fur Kabinenschiffe" from the central bus/train station or Bahnhofstratte street? Is there a bus line that takes you close to the docking area.

      1 Answer Sep 25, 2015 at 3:47 PM
    • bus transportation

      by tewdeb Online Now Sep 16, 2015 at 11:05 AM

      What is the best bus or tour to take from Nuremberg to Salzburg?

      16 Answers Sep 23, 2015 at 5:44 PM
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      Nazi party rally grounds

      by agathi Online Now Aug 3, 2015 at 10:57 AM

      Hi. If someone wants to visit the sites of Luitpoldhain and Zeppelinfeld, are these places open spaces that can be visited anytime or one should visit them during the opening hours of the Congress Hall? And pls tell me for someone who doesn't speak english (nor german either0, do you think that the material of the exhibition at the Congress Hall is worth the visit? I mean, are the photo material and the videos understandable without understanding the words? Thanks.

      11 Answers Oct 10, 2015 at 10:18 AM
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      Unknown name of a spot

      by agathi Online Now Aug 1, 2015 at 9:27 AM

      I have marked some very beautiful spots in Nurnberg but what about this 'Kettensteg"? I don't mean the restaurant but the complex with the bridges and the beautiful scenery(coordinates 49.45449, 11.07087). How can one reach this place? There seem to be some stairs going down (coordinates 49.45501, 11.07039). Is this the way to see it better? Thank you.

      19 Answers Oct 11, 2015 at 11:31 PM
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      underground passage

      by agathi Online Now Aug 1, 2015 at 8:07 AM

      Hallo. Pls tell me if outside the Hdf there is an underground passage that gets us on the other side of the road, outside the old gate? Or even better, leading at the back of the old tower, getting out at Konigstrasse? I hope you've understood my question. Thank you.

      7 Answers Aug 1, 2015 at 9:00 AM
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      rothenberg ob der tauber

      by suekay3 Online Now May 15, 2015 at 7:26 PM

      How can we get from Nurnberg to Rothenberg ob der Tauber without renting a car?

      3 Answers May 16, 2015 at 4:39 AM
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      What should we see?

      by suekay3 Online Now May 9, 2015 at 4:58 PM

      We have two days in Nuremberg, staying at the Le Meridien Grand Hotel.  Can anyone suggest an itinerary for us?


      6 Answers May 10, 2015 at 12:55 AM
    • Medieval Dungeons tours

      by jclifton1972 Online Now Apr 22, 2015 at 8:26 AM

      I am looking to take a tour of the Medieval Dungeons in Nurnberg. We will be there late afternoon of Fri Sept 18th. We are free for the tour either 5pm on Fri 18th, 4pm on Sat 19th, or Early morning 9am on Sun 20th. We need the tour to be in English. Is there anywhere I can find a tour. I want of the Dungeons not the beer cellar, unless they are the same thing. Any help would be appreciated.

      1 Answer Apr 22, 2015 at 11:56 AM
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      The Eagles Nest

      by suekay3 Online Now Mar 19, 2015 at 7:54 PM

      We are staying in Nuremberg for 2 days and would like to visit the Eagles Nest. Are there any tours from Nuremberg? What is the best way to get there?

      7 Answers Mar 26, 2015 at 10:57 AM
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      by tmorrison74 Online Now Feb 7, 2015 at 10:27 AM

      How do I get from downtown to the place where Viking River Cruises embarks passengers?

      2 Answers Feb 7, 2015 at 12:12 PM
    • Shop in Old Town?

      by nmb77 Online Now Jan 11, 2015 at 7:25 AM

      I was in October and went into a shop on a back street that was located on a corner and had of all things, Yankee Candles. They had lots of great gifts and more upscale art in the basement. I am trying to locate the name/contact info in order to purchase something I should have gotten while there. Any ideas????

      2 Answers Jan 11, 2015 at 8:25 AM
    • Shop in Nurmberg

      by BelleH4 Online Now Dec 30, 2014 at 5:02 AM

      Are there any shops around Frauenkirche that we can buy some nature body lotion or soap that is made in Germany such as Weleda, BABOR, Schaebens and Dr. Hauschka?

      1 Answer Dec 30, 2014 at 5:23 AM
    • have fun for the evening

      by cypriottourist Online Now Nov 6, 2014 at 1:46 AM

      me and my wife are staying in nurnberg from 10-12/ november. Are there any classy clubs/restaurants/bars/parties for swingers?

      2 Answers Nov 6, 2014 at 5:20 AM
    • Xmas markets - Nuremberg, Bamberg, Rothenburg

      by ramot418 Online Now Nov 2, 2014 at 11:09 PM

      Planning 2½-3 days based in Nuremberg during the first week of December.
      One day planned for Bamberg, one day for Rothenburg and one day for Nuremberg.
      The impression I get from travel forums is the the Nuremberg Xmas market is one of the better (and bigger) ones in Germany. There are also Xmas markets in Bamberg and Rothenburg.

      My question is: From personal experience, would you try to spend as much time as possible at the Nuremberg market at the expense of time in the Bamberg and Rothenburg markets? That is, should I leave Bamberg/Rothenburg for Nuremberg relatively early (15:00-16:00) after seeing their respective markets, in order to have more time at the Nuremberg market? I know the Nuremberg market is open until 21:00. How would you divide your time?

      6 Answers Dec 11, 2014 at 12:30 AM
    • Nuremberg to Bamberg and Rothenburg ob der Tauber by public transport

      by ramot418 Online Now Oct 29, 2014 at 10:44 PM

      Planning 2 separate day trips (with wife) to Bamberg and Rothenburg from the Leipziger Platz area of Nuremberg.

      Originally, I planned to use my DB 'twin pass' to each destination, since the cost for the added days is much cheaper than individual train tickets for the 2 of us. However, now I see another option: The VGN Day Ticket (price level 10). According to the VGN web site, the one ticket costs €17.50 and is good for the both of us, that is, it is a 'twin' ticket in our case.

      (1) Can someone from the Nuremberg area confirm that the VGN Day Ticket includes both Bamberg and Rothenburg and that it would indeed cost us only €17.50 per day for BOTH of us?
      (2) I understand from the site that the VGN Day Ticket includes all travel on the Nuremberg area U-bahn, S-bahn, and buses, so that with that ticket we can both travel from Leipziger Platz to the Nuremberg Hbf, then to Bamberg or Rothenburg, return to Leipziger Platz in Nuremberg, then go out for that same evening somewhere in Nuremberg - all costing us only €17.50?
      (3) If the above is correct, where can one buy the VGN Day Ticket? At any U- or S-bahn station?
      (4) Getting to Rothenburg by train is somewhat of a nuisance and inefficient, as one has to transfer TWICE for such a short journey. Is there an alternate public transport way to get there (e.g., bus) which is direct and also included in the VGN Day Ticket?

      I thank you very much.

      4 Answers Dec 11, 2014 at 12:45 AM
    • Accomodations in Nurnbeg - first week of December 2014

      by ramot418 Online Now Oct 21, 2014 at 11:47 PM

      Staying 3 nights. Looking for centrally located (Xmas market, train station) hotel or B&B (Zimmer Frei) for up to €80/night, 2 people with breakfast. Nothing fancy required - just clean and quiet. Any suggestions? Thanks.

      6 Answers Oct 25, 2014 at 10:26 PM
    • English Mass on Christmas day

      by PetraSpiteri Online Now Oct 20, 2014 at 1:28 PM

      Is there any Mass in English on Christmas Day in Nuremberg? Doubt it very much....

      2 Answers Oct 20, 2014 at 4:48 PM
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      Travel from Nurnberg to Berlin ?

      by JulijaB Online Now Sep 13, 2014 at 1:40 PM

      I am travelling by hitch hike from Croatia to Berlin, my stop will be Nurnberg, i was wondering can someone tell me how often people are hitchhiking in Nurnberg, what is the best place to catch someone to drive you to Berlin, and in case i cannot find anyone, what is the bus tickets ?

      7 Answers Sep 15, 2014 at 2:38 PM
    • Nuremberg HBF

      by Bobrosie Online Now Aug 25, 2014 at 11:23 PM

      Arriving on platform 17 and need to get to platform 8 have 10 minutes

      1 Answer Aug 26, 2014 at 8:32 AM
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      From boat to train station?

      by basstbn Online Now Apr 4, 2014 at 11:17 AM

      We will be arriving in Nürnberg (late June) via Viking Cruise Line, and traveling on to Prague. Because we are taking a diversion from the Viking package, we will be on our own regarding transportation to the Nürnberg train or bus station. Can anybody in the VT community tell us how to get from the boat docks to the central stations?

      5 Answers Apr 6, 2014 at 1:32 PM
    • Driving from Nuremburg to Munich

      by gamid111 Online Now Mar 3, 2014 at 11:29 AM

      Are their any interesting sights, places or cities that we should consider stopping at as we drive from Niremburg to Munich?

      2 Answers Mar 3, 2014 at 12:20 PM
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      P+R, one day in the city between Regensburg and Metz

      by 68maciek Online Now Feb 11, 2014 at 1:57 AM

      Which P+R will be the most convenient if I will drive from Regnesburg to Metz? I guess there is not so wise to go into the center of Nurnberg by car. Is that right? As soon as we are in the center we probably better use feet than a public transport ;-). So as a group of three we need 6 S/U Bahn tickets. Is it possible to buy 5-rides tickets as a bulk an one regular?

      Any recommendation for a fast food like exotic (not kebab ;-) or real Bavarian in the Old City more for locals than for tourists? Can you get something warm, good and interesting at butcher shops at lunch?

      Is there not so obvious place in the old town which is interesting to see?



      3 Answers Feb 19, 2014 at 1:13 AM
    • Nuremburg area or Erfurt / Weimar area

      by Golpe Online Now Dec 6, 2013 at 9:28 PM

      I also asked this question on the Weimar forum.

      I have 4 days between Berlin and southern Bavaria to stop at either Nuremburg (day trips to Bamberg, Wurtzburg, etc) or Erfurt / Weimar.

      Suggestions are appreciated.

      6 Answers Dec 7, 2013 at 9:16 PM