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Address: Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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An elegant residential street near the city center.

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Main Street

One of the main streets crossing the town with beautiful buildings located on both side. Shops and cafes are also available.

Reviewed 8 March 2017
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Istanbul, Turkey

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Istanbul, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

One of the main streets crossing the town with beautiful buildings located on both side. Shops and cafes are also available.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Great for small shops that have Christmas decorations, clocks, German related products, and some cafes. Heart of the City that survived WWII bombing.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 559 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This is the street where all the craftmen on the town use to have shops thus the name Schmied (technically refers to a blacksmith). It is lines with lovely little houses painted in different pastel colors and most are still shops of some sort. Lots of bakeries and souvenir places. It is the path from the main market square to... More 

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Thank jehenson81
Woodstock, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

What a great street, with so much character and history. It's packed with quaint shops. One can certainly spend lots of time here. Really loved it.

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Thank Luv2Travel7723
Lombard, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 313 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Its a great street full of little shops in a beautifully well preserved small town. Be glad that mot of the allied bombs missed in the war and this city was left standing for our enjoyment today. I was on a tour and wish I had more time.

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Thank LostALot22
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

If you are after some really authentic european urban vistas this is a must see. Beautiful cobbled streets and amazingly quaint buildings.

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Thank Belinda C
Orange Park, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 316 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Located right by the town hall is this street that will delight anyone with rows of shops, bakeries, and typical row homes in different colors. Best of all was the snowball we purchased that is pieces of dough that is shaped into a ball and deep fried and then you put white powdered sugar, cinnamon sugar or chocolate covered. It's... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 587 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Schmiedgasse is one of the longest streets in Rothenburg ob der Tauber and its famous for its many shops and restaurants. No way would anyone die of hunger here! As we ventured on these streets we were fascinated by its many different shops. There was one store that displayed numerous Christmas decorations, right in the middle of July! Wow! However,... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Right across the Town Hall is Schmiedgasse, sort of the main street of Rothenburg lined with petit shops, bakeries and cafes all housed in a row of colourful townhouses. The street eventually brings you to the ever famous Plonlein which is the most picture perfect triangular intersection in Rothenberg that you have seen in posters, calendars and tourism magazines. Remember... More 

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Thank Ricky Y
Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016

.Very nice street which you will surely be walking through your visit in the old town , many liitle shops and boutique. bakeries and coffee shops

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