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Tradional German Style experience!

Hattingen Altstadt is really what comes to my mind when thinking about Germany. The old traditional... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
Frederico Westphalen, RS

A lovely town full of lovely people. Spent Christmas time there and it was a true wonderful... read more

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Reviewed 18 October 2018

Hattingen Altstadt is really what comes to my mind when thinking about Germany. The old traditional buildings bring you to a "German" atmosphere really incredible! I do recommend visiting this place!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

A lovely town full of lovely people. Spent Christmas time there and it was a true wonderful experience. I recommend to visit specially during Christmas market

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

The old town of Hattingen with ist half-timbered houses is always worth a visit.The narrow streets with their beautiful houses are just nice to look at.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Olaf v
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A nice place to have a walk around. Some places are so quiet that is mandatory to make some stops and enjoy their meals and drinks. Only a few of them are the typical streets, but it's enough to spend some nice hours.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

The center of Hattingen is a nice place to visit for an afternoon of shopping and for a leisurely stroll. The little cafes have a variety of options from ice cream to pastries and coffee. It isn’t a place that needs more than a couple...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Alycia H
Reviewed 31 October 2017

not what you would expect from an industrialized area, very pittoresque, small, nice shops and restaurant. The Christmas market is also very beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Christ F
Reviewed 28 March 2017

i really enjoyed this place and also they have awesome coffee's and restaurants with awesomeness views.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank meydanknight
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Beautiful half-timbered houses. Here you have a look like the cities looked earlier. Contrast to the industrial districts in the area.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Frank C
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Hattingen is a lovely old town dating back 600 years, part of the town was destroyed during ww2 due to the close proximity of the steel works. The part of the town that survived is beautiful with the majority of the buildings of half timber...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank JackoMiddlesbrough
Reviewed 4 December 2015

I really liked this old town. There are many old buildings. Besides the traditional white-and-brown style there's also buildings with lead plating, which is interesting. There's a city wall with a bit of modern art. There's a cute toll house. And there is a small...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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