"Mannheim - a nice place to live in" Top 5 Page for this destination Mannheim by christine.j
Mannheim Travel Guide: 204 reviews and 459 photos
While January was quite warm, February has turned out to be freezing. Minus 16 in the morning makes the minus 8 in the afternoon feel comfortably warm.
The storks in the park decided not to fly south last autumn - I'm not sure if they had bargained for these temperatures. It was the first time I saw storks in snow.
As far as touristy cities go, Mannheim has always been in the shadow of Heidelberg. It's even difficult to find some Mannheim souvenirs, for those visitors who'd like some. But it's a nice place to live in. I've lived here in the Mannheim area for the last 25 years.There are good shopping opportunities, a large variety of schools to choose from - though this is not of any interests to visitors - and also a lot of nature, more than people think when they are driving through the city.
- Pros:A nice place to live in
- Cons:Not much to do for tourists
- In a nutshell:Worth a few hours visit
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