Thursday, February 28, 2013
Kent had meetings today, so I was on my own to explore Mannheim, Germany.
Our hotel, Dorint Kongresshotel Mannheim:
ärten/Garden bronze flautist by Hermann Geibel:
Schneckenhof/Snail Court originally held the stables:
Die Räuber premiered in a theater at this site.
Jesuitenkirche/Jesuit Church (completed 1760):
Façade with wrought-iron gates:
Typical post WWII housing:
Mahnmal/Memorial to the Jews of Mannheim:
Mixed Platter with bratwurst, leberknodl/liver dumpling in sauerkraut, and saumagen/sow's stomach (a large sausage served in slices):