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Freiburg im Breisgau Travel Guide: 418 reviews and 1,093 photos

Frieburg as I See it.

Freiburg is a University town in Southern Germany, you need to stroll round the lane's to soak up the atmosphere of this cosmopolitan City. With it's curb side water channels, it's many fine building's and Churches.
The Cathedral in the Munsterplatz dominates the square.
Some of the building's date back to the 16 century.
Close by you will find the oldest Inn in Germany, the "Roter Baren".
There is a daily market held in the square selling fresh goods, Badisher delicacies and craft gifts. The market closes around 2pm, but the food stands are there a little longer, so try a sausage or 2 delicious, or sit outside in one of the many restaurants and do some people watching.
Use the Park and Ride and take the tram system which are are very good and well signed posted. There are many of them dotted around the City, and so easy to use.
You will find the student quarters the cheapest place to eat.

Stroll or Cycle

Spend time to wonder around the many side streets that turn up some nice surprises. Plenty of places around to park your bike.
If it shopping you're looking for then there are plenty to suit everyone.

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  • In a nutshell:Freiburg is nice place to investigate.
  • Last visit to Freiburg im Breisgau: May 2008
  • Intro Updated Jun 21, 2008
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  • christine.j's Profile Photo
    Jan 24, 2009 at 10:21 PM

    Thank you for your tips, especially the one about the student café.

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    Nov 27, 2008 at 2:55 AM


  • Childish's Profile Photo
    Jul 11, 2008 at 10:07 AM

    Hi Margaret, thanks for visiting my Bremen page. I really enjoyed my stay in Germany and I used every opportunity I had to travel around. Greetings from Bulgaria, Lilia

  • scottishvisitor's Profile Photo
    Jun 22, 2008 at 1:08 PM

    What a great idea to have an eco village :) places which followed this example would make our world a better place.

  • littlesam1's Profile Photo
    Jun 20, 2008 at 9:49 PM

    Looks like a fascinating little town. I am so glad we finally got to meet in Karlsruhe.

  • Nemorino's Profile Photo
    Jun 20, 2008 at 6:02 AM

    Glad you like Freiburg and especially Vauban!


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