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Shops, food, fun

There a few streets of Rothenburg worth the walk and explore, this one takes you to that iconic... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
CodyMav
,
Brisbane
Neat street full of shops and places to eat

The longest street in the old town is a cobblestoned street full of shops, places to eat both meals... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
tank1050
,
Wescosville, Pennsylvania
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An elegant residential street near the city center.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“great street” (2 reviews)
“main streets” (2 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
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Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

There a few streets of Rothenburg worth the walk and explore, this one takes you to that iconic photo op of Plonlein

Thank CodyMav
Reviewed 9 June 2017

The longest street in the old town is a cobblestoned street full of shops, places to eat both meals and snacks. It is a street with lots of buildings with varying architectures. It goes from the Plonlein to the Market Square up a steady hill...More

2  Thank tank1050
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This street is really picturesque and was very busy when we were here. It is like going back in time and there really are some great shops here. Take the time to sit and gave a coffee and reminisce what times gone by were like....More

1  Thank Xanerin
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Quaint, cute, romantic, nostalgic... what more can you say? It's 'just' a street..and yet it is so much more. If you enjoy quaint little towns/villages, with narrow streets and simply want to absorb the atmosphere, then Rothenburg and the Schmiedgasse won't disappoint.

Thank DMG0375
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This quite long cobblestone street is lined with wonderful buildings on either side most of which have shops or cafes/restaurants at street level. There is tons of pedestrian traffic.

Thank PeterAZ
Reviewed 8 March 2017

One of the main streets crossing the town with beautiful buildings located on both side. Shops and cafes are also available.

Thank GezginIstanbul
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Great for small shops that have Christmas decorations, clocks, German related products, and some cafes. Heart of the City that survived WWII bombing.

Thank cdhcch
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This is the street where all the craftmen on the town use to have shops thus the name Schmied (technically refers to a blacksmith). It is lines with lovely little houses painted in different pastel colors and most are still shops of some sort. Lots...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

What a great street, with so much character and history. It's packed with quaint shops. One can certainly spend lots of time here. Really loved it.

Thank Luv2Travel7723
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Its a great street full of little shops in a beautifully well preserved small town. Be glad that mot of the allied bombs missed in the war and this city was left standing for our enjoyment today. I was on a tour and wish I...More

Thank LostALot22
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