Best places to visit in Frankfurt

Friday, July 27, 2012

There are enormous places of tourist interest in Frankfurt, a famous tourist destination in Germany. Some of the most important places among them are discussed in the article.

1. Hauptwache: This is a public area that is considered as the center of the most modern town area of Frankfurt. This importance comes due to the use of this particular area as public transport station. This also comes in between the main shopping street, Rossmarkt and the Eschenheimer Tor. This place was named after the Baroque building.

2. Alte Oper: The renaissance Opera building is located in the central part of the city. In front portion of the street we can find a busy square that is filled up with fountains. This was originally inaugurated in the year 1880. After the destruction during the Second World War it was successfully reconstructed and used for concerts, congresses and other fancy items.

Alte Oper

3. Borse: This has a bull and bear statues outside the building. This is the Frankfurt stock exchange building that is still used for the purpose. Unless otherwise registered for a Frankfurt tour in advance you cannot even enter the premises of the building.

4. Paulskirche: First democratically elected government was seated in this company. This happened in the year 1848.

5. Sachsenhausen: This is the part of the city that is south of the Main river. The old part of the city is famous for the cider bars.