View Single Post
  #5  
Old Posted Jul 20, 2010, 8:34 AM
The Dear Leader's Avatar
The Dear Leader The Dear Leader is offline
Lovable dictator
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Where I live
Posts: 3,482
Quote:
They say the Americans spared the city during the war because they wanted somewhere nice for their occupying forces to stay in.
I think the same thing's said about Heidelberg.

The area around the train station isn't all that great but after about a 10 minute walk you reach the city center and it really has a lot of 19th century splendor which can't be found in too many other western German cities.
Reply With Quote