BMW 1 Series Coupe Forum / 1 Series Convertible Forum (1M / tii / 135i / 128i / Coupe / Cabrio / Hatchback) (BMW E82 E88 128i 130i 135i)
 





 

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      12-21-2010, 07:24 AM   #1
Dackelone
Moderator
 
Dackelone's Avatar
 
Drives: 135i Silber mit/Rot 6MT N54
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Bayern, Germany

Posts: 16,345
iTrader: (1)

Exclamation German Christmas Markets…

Weihnachten Markts…


I thought I would share with you some of the sights of winter and Christmas time in Germany. Almost every city has a Christmas Market. You can find delicious eats (glühwein, stollenkuchen, bratswurst, ect..) and special hand made gifts for your loved ones. Here are some of my favorite Weihnachten Markets.

I personally think Nürnberg’s is the nicest Christmas Market in Germany. With Dresden & Erfurt’s close behind. Strausbourg’s (France is also very nice) Many of the Christmas markets in and around my area (Bayern) are very nice. You really can not go wrong with visiting some of them. Kind of like the Beer… the Germans just don’t make bad beer! (or.. wine for that matter!) Get out there and try some!

Dackel


My little sleepy village and its old Rathaus…


Coburg…


The grand old Rathaus…

Some of the huts…








On a side note… a good German friend of mine pointed out this famous flag maker of Coburg. This company supplied Hitler with all his top flags. Seems Hitler’s early years had its roots in Coburg.


One of the old clock towers of Coburg.


Nürnberg… der beste Christkindlesmarkt!

The famous fountain of Nürnberg






zwetschge menschen aka little prune men…







Back in the day…














Nürnberger Rostbratwürsten…


Sweets...







Gingerbread...



Bratwurst made out of Marzipan!




NussKrackers...








Nürnberg’s Christkind Angel… the symbol of the Christmas Market here…



The Frauen Church in the Market Platz…


Bears...









Schucco Models...









Nürnberg’s Kaiserburg (Castle)

And some sights of Nürnberg...




The famous Holly Ghost Restaurant in middle of photo…

Crowds…



A famous Christmas store…

The old Armory… today it’s a Polizei substation! lol


I would recommend you take the train to Nurnberg.


Munich…










Good luck pigs…









Rothenburg…

Rathaus…








Rothenburg’s famous “snow balls”…






Wurzburg…









Bamberg…
A local backery made to look like a ginger bread haus!















Salzburg, Austria…












Looks like Borat gives English lessons!









Looking down onto the Stadt of Salzburg...




You can see all of my German Christmas market photos here:

http://s764.photobucket.com/albums/x...mas%20Markets/
Dackelone is offline   Germany
0
Reply With Quote
      12-21-2010, 08:20 AM   #2
Bimmer-Bob
!
 
Bimmer-Bob's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 128i
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Camp Lejeune, NC

Posts: 2,238
iTrader: (2)

Garage List
Wow! Beautiful. I used to live in Berlin about 10 years ago - these pics really make me miss Germany...
Bimmer-Bob is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      12-21-2010, 10:27 AM   #3
Jason
Administrator
 
Jason's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 M3
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: USA

Posts: 16,554
iTrader: (0)

Thanks for sharing! Always enjoy your mega photos threads
__________________
Check on the Latest BMW News
Become a fan of Bimmerpost Facebook
Follow us on Bimmerpost Twitter
Subscribe to Bimmerpost Youtube Channel

Jason is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      12-21-2010, 04:23 PM   #4
Dackelone
Moderator
 
Dackelone's Avatar
 
Drives: 135i Silber mit/Rot 6MT N54
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Bayern, Germany

Posts: 16,345
iTrader: (1)

Glad you guys liked my photos. Germany is more than just Beer and Wurst! lol

Merry Christmas,
Dackel
Dackelone is offline   Germany
0
Reply With Quote
      12-21-2010, 05:05 PM   #5
adrean8j
Brigadier General
 
adrean8j's Avatar
 
Drives: SGM 135I
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Everywhere and Nowhere

Posts: 4,071
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2008 135i  [5.00]
Send a message via Yahoo to adrean8j
Those pics made me misty eyed and sooo homesick for my second home.....my best friends are still there and I wish I was back.......that being said I always liked Rothenburg the best, but Nurnburg's is great too...Nurnburger brats are the bomb...followed closely by ANY place's feuerwurst!
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by ptack View Post
SGM was God's color and has been recalled to heaven.
adrean8j is offline   No_Country
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:52 AM.




1addicts
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST