Half-timbered Houses and Narrow Alleyways: The Middle Ages in Germany

Come and join us as we explore the Middle Ages! Germany has a lot to offer when it comes to this time period: Historic city gates, church towers and half-timbred houses. In German cities and towns, you’ll find a lot of well-preserved Medieval architecture, much of it on the UNESCO World Heritage list.
From Lübeck in the North to Bamberg in the South – we show you seven cities and towns which will make you feel like you’re in a fairytale.

00:00 Intro
00:30 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate
01:24 Aachen, North-Rhine Westfalia
02:24 Quedlinburg, Saxony Anhalt
03:08 Erfurt, Thuringia
03:55 Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein
04:49 Bamberg, Bavaria
05:40 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria

Report: Kerstin Schmidt
Editing: Cem Mete
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