A trip to Wiesbaden is incomplete without taking a stroll through Wilhelmstrasse, which is fondly called by the locals as simply the Rue. Even if you are not a shopaholic, the sheer bright and busy nature of this street will lift up your spirits. A plethora of shops greet you on both sides and for history buffs, the western front has some old buildings reflecting the architecture of the bygone years which is certainly a treat for the eyes.
The Rheingau region in Germany has never really seen a dearth of wineries or sprawling vineyards. Of these, the Schloss Johannisberg is one of the oldest ones which manages to maintain a certain charm in its rustic atmosphere. Engaged in the process of making wines for over nine centuries, Schloss Johannisberg promises a wonderful winery setting, replete with tastings and tours of their wine cellar.
Domplatz Markt is the church square in Mainz is a regular host to a number of concerts, musicals and other local celebrations, and it also a sprawling market thrice a week. One can expect everything from fresh produce to delicious local delights here. Surrounded by historic buildings on all sides, the Markt is considered the largest of all in the city.
This splendid wine estate, nestled amid the idyllic surrounds of Bingen am Rhein, is lauded for its organic wines produced through sustainable viticulture. Weingut Riffel invites connoisseurs to savor delightful variants within its charmingly rustic premises and features an extensive selection from which you can take your pick to bring home. The winery organizes regular wine tasting sessions through which visitors can acquaint themselves with the varieties available here.
The aroma of exquisite wine wafting from this facility beckons aficionados over to sample some delectable variants cultivated across sprawling, scenic vineyards. Weingut Karl-Heinz Gaul offers visitors the chance to savor tasteful wines within charming environs which offer delightful views of the picturesque surrounds. Pick from an extensive selection to sample onsite or pick a bottle of your choice to take home.
Set against a backdrop dominated by verdant vineyards, Weingut Schamari-Mühle regales guests with exquisite wines amid the warm confines of both its vinotheque and bar. Drop by for a wine tasting session or embark on a tour of the vineyard in order to gain a deeper insight into the viticulture tradition of the area. Owing to its extensive selection of wines and their flavorsome essence, the winery has been the recipient of several prestigious awards which have recognized its excellence in the field of winegrowing.