On Saturday, 18 June 1927, the region around Adenau, Nürburg and Hohe Acht appeared as in its Sunday best. Visitors from all over the Reich and the rest of Europe is expected. The Nürburg-Ring - the word was then still written with a hyphen - is to be opened. The speakers remind the auditorium of the beginning of construction in 1925, during which...more
High towering above the Eifel Region is the Nuerburg. The castle which can be accessed via various walking trails from Quiddelbach offers panoramic views across the region and the adjacent Nuerburg Ring Race Course. The castle was build by Graf Ulrich von Are and was completed in 1160. It was the centre of the Are district in today’s Eifel Region....more
This building has its early beginnings in the 10th & 11th centuries. It was given to the Johanniter Order in 1162 and was used for this purpose until 1794. In 1743 the building was enlarged using Baroque Style. Today the building is used by the Catholic Church community St. Johannes.more
Markt 5, Adenau, Germany, 53518, de
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Sonnenberg 10, uber Hirzensteinstr, Adenau, Rhineland-Palatinate, 53518, Germany
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Muehlenstr 27, Adenau, Rhineland-Palatinate, 53518, Germany
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Adenau is reached via the Federal Road B 257. The closest highways are the A 61 connecting Koblenz with Cologne and the A 48 that connects Koblenz with Trier along the Mosel Valley.
One of the largest shops situated in the Main Road in Adenau, surrounded by a number of shops and banks.
Almost every town and city in Germany offers a Christmas market, where besides Glühwein and other traditional beverages and meals, stalls offer art, candles, cards and almost everything that has got to do with Christmas. The markets are well visited and concerts ensure that people are entertained. Have a look in the local press to see when and...more
Okay I am honest since I am writing this tip with a massive hangover... Gluehwein is hot red wine cooked with a special mixture. It does not taste like witches brew but it has the same effect. Offered during Christmas season almost all over Germany. Three cups knock you out of your feet. You can also try it with a "Schwung" a little kick as an...more
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The Eifel Region consists of plenty forested landscapes that are home to deer and wild boar as well as other game. Driving during the night may end suddenly when game jumps out into the road and every year hundreds of accidents, sometimes even fatal occur here. Hence take the foot of the gas and drive carefully – once you have hit a full grown deer your journey may have come to an end!
It is possible to drive your own car or motor bike on the Nürburgring. The route used is the Nordschleife with a length of 20.8 km. However it is a challenging drive blind bends, blind, treacherous crests, steep inclinations as well as constantly changing road covering, and thus different frictional resistances make the Nordschleife one of the most...more