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UPDATE: We discovered on our most recent visit that several stores had changed hands and a bakery or two seemed to have disappeared.
A July visit to Fredericksburg, brought us a different view of this German style town. Flowers were abloom and tourists were everywhere! New things-to-do and restaurant tips are included.
Fredericksburg, is located in Texas Hill Country. Many years ago Native American Indians roamed the hills, then Spanish Conquistadors came to contribute a part of their culture and finally German settlers arrived, establishing the town of Fredericksburg in 1846.
Our plans were to meet our former New Jersey neighbors, John and Bonnie Meade, for a lovely weekend in this wonderfully scenic place. Originally scheduled for May, our trip had to be put on hold due to massive flooding in this area. Fortunately, our Fall travel plans were successful and we met at a B&B on a sun-drenched Friday afternoon.
Main Street is a charming collection of shops, restaurants and bakeries, a biergarten or two, B&B's and historic German-inspired buildings. Most of the churches and art galleries could be found on the side streets. The town was very walkable and there were plenty of parking spaces. We had a memorable visit!
There were all sorts of restaurants and cafes at which to grab a bite to eat on Main Street, Fredericksburg. We opted... more travel advice
While we were at the Marketplatz, we noticed this imposing building across the street. It was once the Gillespie County... more travel advice
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