Karen Brown’s Travel Guide - Hotels in  - Germany Rhineland Palatinate Recommendtaions Travelers Trust Member or Property

You Are Not Logged In

Click Here To Login

Germany> Rhineland Palatinate> Trier

Germany - Rhineland Palatinate

Trier

A Karen Brown Recommendation
Trier is one of Germany’s oldest cities, founded by the Roman Emperor Augustus in 15 B.C. Follow signposts for Zentrum Park and make your way on foot to Porta Nigra, the largest fortified gateway in the Roman Empire. Still intact, it stands guard over the city 20 centuries later. This gate is like a giant wedding cake of 3½ tiers standing nearly 30 meters high. (9 am–6 pm, April to end of October.) The tourist office by the Porta Nigra will supply you with a city map (splurge for the larger one) showing you the historic sights of the city, all found within a few blocks of the gate. (Walking tours of the city in English leave at 2 pm, April to October.) With your back to the Porta Nigra, walk up the main shopping pedestrian street, the Simeonstrasse, passing the Turkish-looking Dreilonigen-Haus, built in 1260, to the Hauptmarkt (marketplace) where a colorfully painted fountain is surrounded by ancient timbered houses. The Dom (cathedral) lies just a block off the square, a surprisingly spacious, simply adorned edifice where behind the altar you can peer into an ornate shrine that is purported to contain the robe of Christ.
Traveler Reviews of
Trier:
There are no reviews at this time.


Traveler Photos of
Trier:

No Traveler Photos. Click Below To Upload Some.
Not All Map Icons May Be Correctly Positioned.
Map Key & Preference Settings:
* The Magnifying Glass icon represents several icons that are hidden as they are in close proximity of each other. It is necessary to continue to zoom in until all icons are revealed. Or click on the magnifying glass for a list of properties/attractions that are covered by the glass
Karen Brown Recommended Accommodations:
  * - Karen Brown Recommended Hotels / Inns
  * - Karen Brown Recommended Bed & Breakfasts
  * - Karen Brown New Discoveries
 
  * - Long Term Rentals
Karen Brown Itinerary Routes: Show / Hide
Click Buttons To Show Them On Map / Uncheck to Hide
Note: Display of any itineraries may affect map load time.
You may need to zoom map out to see itinerary route(s).


  Display No Additional Itineraries


  Germany - Castles of the Rhine and Mosel


  France - Maginot Line and Exploring Lorraine


  France - Wine Country - Alsace
Hotel Partners & Traveler Recommendations: Show / Hide
Check Boxes to show on map / Uncheck to Hide
D
Traveler Recommendations   (List All)
*
HistoHotels   (List All)
*
Relais & Chateaux   (List All)
*
Romantik Hotels   (List All)
*
Schlosshotels & Herrenhäuser (Castle Hotels & Manors)   (List All)
Attractions: Show / Hide
Check Boxes to show on map / Uncheck to Hide
  * - Cities & Towns   * - Restaurants
  * - Tourist Information   * - Entertainment & Shopping
  * - Food & Drink   * - Nature’s Beauty
  * - Recreation   * - Sightseeing
  * - Transportation





AutoEurope
Follow Us On Facebook

Follow KBGuideTravel on Twitter
All content © Copyright 1996-2020
Karen Brown´s Guides, Inc.
P.O. Box 70, San Mateo, CA 94401

[ About Us ][ Our Partners ][ Contact Us ][ Terms of Use ][ Privacy Policy ][ Karen Brown Links ]
[ Link to Us ]
Translation By Google:
Chinese       German       Japanese       Korean
French       Italian       Portugese       Spanish