"Zittau deserves to be better known" Zittau by christine.j
Zittau Travel Guide: 84 reviews and 261 photos
Zittau is a small town in the South-Eastern corner of Germany, only a short drive from both the Czech Republic and Poland. There are some beautifully restored old houses, but the biggest attraction are the two lenten cloths,
the big one from 1472 and the small one from 1573.
Still, even with these unique attractions, we didn't see any other tourists in the town, and we happened to be there on a busy weekend when Zittau was celebrating a musical festival, with lots of different music bands.
A pity really, we enjoyed our stay very much. Zittau deserves to be better known. On the other hand we could admire the lenten cloths as long as wanted, without any tour group asking us to move.
The next evening we went to the Klosterstübl, near an old cloister where the monks had enjoyed their beer. It is called... more travel advice
I had heard about the flower clock in ZIttau, but couldn't understand what this was supposed to be. It is a clock, dug... more travel advice
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