photos on blog are mine unless stated otherwise. please ask before using. Thanks - Betsy

Enlarge pictures by clicking on

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber (germany visit 2)

Located in  the district of Ansbach, in the state of Bavaria, Germany.  Here in the middle Franconian region is a well known medieval old town.     A free Imperial city from the  late middle ages until 1803.  
Red Fortress above the Tauber is the German meaning of  Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

This is the one place I have always heard about , a must see.

I enjoyed one of the Schneeballs (snowball)  here , I had to share it actually as it was so big. Mine had chocolate in between the layers of dough.   They were huge,  I found a recipe for them an look forward to making them soon,  will post if they turn out o.k.
I think this is the most photographed building when visiting here
very red geraniums

my daughter annette

getting ready for the walk around the town wall of Rothenburg

seth thinking he may not like the stone steps up the side of the wall

Annette and Seth
we had a great time walking and looking out to the street below
as we made our way around - a look to the outside
we came upon sweet little gardens like the one here tucked in behind the stone wall
little closer look at this very pretty garden
another very nice garden area
stone and iron work
I like also the wall decorations with the frame and planter

closer view of window boxes
view of side street
another view from the wall
 I love it here
Will post more at a later time when I get the rest of my photos  in order
I would love to travel back and it is a great memory I have of a beautiful place
Here is Part one  of my trip in 2007


  1. Hi Betsy, what a beautiful and charming little city to see. And, made even more special with the birdsong in the background..Happy Tuesday..Judy

  2. Hello again! What a picture perfect city! Those houses with all the flower boxes and cute little gardens. How wonderful! Gina


Enjoy reading your comments always!

Some have the - "No Reply Comment"
I sometimes will reply in comment section when I come back to it.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...