So today the “bergs” have become the “burgs”! It all gets rather confusing – I think it’s got something to do with towns or mountains, but who really cares! Wurzburg is on the Main River; we went to nearby Rothenburg on the Tauber, an old walled city.
The walled city of Rothenburg.
These storks nest here every year, above a house in the centre of Rothenburg.
Kathe Wohlfahrt is a world-famous Christmas decorations shop – now a chain of shops. Inside, it’s a one-way maze, rather like Ikea. You can’t get out until you are carrying lots of stuff to buy at the cash registers at the end! And perhaps I should mention that it’s crowded.
Time for a beer in the Baumeisterhaus in Rothenburg, before heading back to the ship.