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Go Medieval in Nuremberg's Old Town

Go Medieval in Nuremberg’s Old Town

Bavaria’s second city, Nuremberg, is bursting at the seams with history: both ancient and modern. Take a stroll through the old town’s cobbled streets to discover fascinating traces of the city’s medieval past.  Nuremberg may have become infamous as the favoured location for Nazi Party rallies and the resulting war crime trials after WWII, but its history stretches...
Nuremberg's biggest events and fairs

Nuremberg’s biggest events and fairs

Nuremberg’s annual Christmas market is famous the world over, but this city isn’t content with just one fabulous festival a year. Their program of events celebrates everything from breweries to ballet, hosting official trade fairs as well as traditional galas. Nürnberg Messe One of the biggest exhibition centers in the world, the Nürnberg Messe regularly...
Visit the Nuremberg Spielwarenmesse In 2014

Visit the Nuremberg Spielwarenmesse In 2014

The beautiful city of Nuremberg first made its name as the ‘Toy City’ in medieval times, when master craftsmen made wooden dolls, knights, and the well-loved hobby horse. Toy making flourished as the years passed, and the city went on to lead the manufacture of tin soldiers and metal toys. These days, Nuremberg not only...