travel42 Port Guide: Speyer

Speyer travel42 Port of Call Guide

Founded by the Romans and one of the oldest settlements in Germany, Speyer is situated along the banks of the Rhine River in southwest Germany, an hour's drive from Frankfurt.

It is a beautifully historic town that is dominated by its most important landmark—an 11th-century imperial cathedral. Speyer Cathedral is a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the most significant, and largest, examples of Romanesque architecture in all of Europe. Additionally, it contains the tombs of eight Holy Rom...

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