Discover Germany, Issue 33, December 2015

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Hotel of the Month Germany

Relax in Regensburg Regensburg represents everything a foreign visitor would imagine to find in a centuries-old German town. By choosing the Münchner Hof hotel, you can easily explore the city’s famous sites plus experience 2,000 years of history and all the charm and cosiness that comes with a family-led hotel. TEXT: SONJA IRANI | PHOTOS: MÜNCHNER HOF

In 2014, Regensburg, a medieval city centre that was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, was among the top sights and travel attractions in Germany. The Münchner Hof hotel is situated right in the centre of the city’s fascinating medieval Old Town, only a stone's throw away from Saint Peter's Cathedral.“Starting from our hotel, you can discover everything that Regensburg has to offer by foot,” says Kathrin Fuchshuber, general manager of the Münchner Hof hotel and its dependence, the Blue Tower, just across the alley. ”Because Regensburg’s medieval city centre has been home to the retail trade for cen-

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turies, you can still see a lot of traditional workmanship here. There are shoemakers, hat makers, brush makers etc. and walking through the small lanes and alleyways, you

will instantly feel as if you have stepped back in time. Equally worthwhile seeing is Regensburg’s famous Stone Bridge across the river Danube, the Regensburger Domspatzen choir that you can hear singing every Sunday morning, the Royal Castle of Thurn und Taxis with our Princess Gloria von Thurn und Taxis and just so much more.” Location, location, location “To me, our location is absolutely perfect,” gushes Fuchshuber. “We are right in the middle of Old Town.There are no cars, even though you can pull up in front of the hotel with your car in case you would like to load or unload anything. Munich and Nuremberg are both just a one-hour drive away and there are excellent train and bus connections.”The hotel offers several special packages and tailors activity recommendations to every guest individually. In