Across the road from the Abbey, is another garden.I happened to notice a flight of step's, and what looked to be another Fountain. Climbing the flight of steps, I came to a nicely laid out Rose garden.I believe the area beneath the garden where you see the window's in my photo, was a cellar or brewing area.Also, if you need a Toilet, then they are...more
I walked along a side street, and found on one side, The Abbey, and on the other side, the Abbey garden's.There were so Rose's in flower, and quite a large fountain which wasn't in operation.The Fountain is of Hercules Wrestling with Antaeus in the garden of the Ebrach Monastery.more
First of all, don't be fooled by the outside of this Church!The original Church built here in 1134 has long gone, but the Church that followed in 1200, is considered one of Germany’s most important buildings of early Gothic architecture.Do open the door and go inside as I did, as you will see one of the most beautiful Abbey Churches you could ever...more
Marktplatz 4, Ebrach, DE
Thuringen was and is still known as a producer of fine porcelain. This is just one of the manufacturers shops.
What to buy: Porcelain services, chess games, statuary.
Be careful around this wild plant. The stems are covered with minuscule hairs that are more like spines. When your skin brushes this plant, the hairs attach themselves to you and emit an active ingredient causing a painful burning sensation.
This plant is displayed in the garden because you can actually make a healthful soup (does not taste good but high in vitamins) from the young branches and leaves. This plant is grown in the hospital garden. This plant is seen all over the woods.
Favorite thing: These two mythical creatures were used on the Residency directing water off of and away from the roof and building.