Frankfurt is a German city that is famous for being an international business hub. It has many industrial and financial metropolis. Although businessmen do not like to focus when they are on a business trip, it wouldn’t hurt to take a peep through the city. Not just for businessmen but Frankfurt is also an amazing destination for people who are on a family vacation. This city is 2,000 years old and has many famous sky-scrapers and other important sites that you should not miss as a tourist.(image by barnyz)
Cathedral of St. Bartholomew
This is a cathedral of great historic significance and has been around for 300 years. It has been used as the site of coronation of Holy Roman emperors for almost over 300 years. The entire city of Frankfurt is built around this cathedral and hence you can get a great view of the city if you climb up to the top of this cathedral. You have to climb 300 steps to get a view of the city and this may be difficult for some people. But if you manage to get to the top you can enjoy an amazing view of the city. The inside of the church is slightly dark but is still gorgeous. You can take pictures as long as you do not use any flash.(image by dodagp)
It is considered as one of the best arts museum in Germany. The Stadel museum has an amazing collection of artworks from the 16th century till the current day. There are many priceless artworks from the most popular artists all over the world who lived in different eras. The entry to this museum is not free but the sculpture museum which is nearby has a free admission. You can get a guided tour about these masterpieces from the guides available in the premises of this museum. Once you are done here, you can go to the sculpture museum which is nearby. Here you can see the various sculpture works done by many famous sculptors. There are many cafes and restaurants nearby that you can visit once you are done.(image by lucchi80)
This is the tallest building in Frankfurt and is 200 meters high. From the top of this building you can get a 360 degree view of the city. It would impossible to climb to the top of this building on foot. But you do not have to worry about it because there is an elevator which takes you to 190 m high and from there you just have to climb one floor to reach the top. The entry to this building costs about 4.6 euros and it will be open till 10:00 p.m everyday. It is advisable to visit it at nights because the city will look beautiful with the street lights on.(image by XbinData)
Frankfurt is not just a busy business city. It has a great cultural heritage and lovely tourist attractions. Whether you are travelling here on a business trip or planning a family vacation, Frankfurt is definitely worth your money. So plan your trip and enjoy your visit to this lovely city.
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