For travelers to Germany looking to expand their horizons beyond the major cities consider booking a day trip to Erfurt. This Central Germany town that was first mentioned in the history books in 742 by St. Boniface still retains a medieval air as it was one of the cities in Germany that remained intact post World War II.
Erfurt, Germany -This was a very picturesque city. The Christmas market was great and a lot of interesting architecture here. The cathedral is quite a sight to see and the view from the fort is amazing. The Krämerbrücke is beautiful too!
ERFURT (GERMANY): Martin Luther lived in the Augustinian Monastery in Erfurt as a monk from 1505 to The monastery complex houses an important library with rare books and a permanent exhibition about the life of Luther.