"Trier ... Rome Secunda" Trier by Helga67
Trier Travel Guide: 574 reviews and 1,423 photos
T R I E R was once known as Rome Secunda.
As the Romans spread over Europe, they established satellite capitals for ruling their distant colonies. Trier became a very important Roman city in those day. Today you can still witness the many Roman buildings (Porta Nigra, Amphitheater, ..)
Trier is well located, close to the border with Luxembourg and France, where the Ruwer and Saar Rivers meet the Mosel. It's not only an interesting city for its rich Roman architecture but also for its Mosel wine.
If you would like to taste Mosel wines in a Roman wine cellar or if you would like to dine in Roman style, the... more travel advice
Coming from the Porta Nigra and just before you reach the main market there is a lovely small alley on your right hand... more travel advice
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