This is a thermal bath/swimming pool complex in the centre of Treuchtlingen, just a few kilometres down the road from Weißenburg. The warm water is from a natural thermal spring discovered when the local brewery sank a well to obtain fresh water. A lot of money has been invested recently with a view to obtaining “Bad” status. I’m reliably informed...more
On the outskirts of town lies a museum housing the remains of a Roman bath complex. This was open on Easter Sunday. I’m glad, because it was discovered by my guides‘ late father and they’re rightly proud of it. He was a civil engineer and it was uncovered during one of his projects. They think he was also involved in the construction of the...more
A very traditional Franconian Gasthof (dating from 1870) which has just been renovated - in fact the paint was still smelling when we were there and the Biergarten was not quite finished.As it happened, it was cool and cloudy (mid May) so sitting outside was not on the agenda anyway. The bar is warm and cosy, the menu is “typical” and the food &...more
Well, Weissenburg is a small place, so you have to walk to explore it. Here my girls and me on our way along the city wall
As we stayed there only for a short time, we didn't buy anything. But I like the old signs of the shops
Favorite thing: As we ate at Wittelsbacher Hof, we just walked along and didn't take a seat at one pubs of the outdoor pubs on the marketsquare.