Tour report: Getting to know Bamberg and “Little Berlin”

On the 17th and 18th May a group of international PhDs and PostDocs went to Bamberg to discover this North Bavarian city with it’s beautiful old town that was awarded the title of UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1993. And indeed: More than 2400 listed buildings, winding lanes and an abundance of mediaeval churches make Bamberg a work of art of immense historical value. On our way to Bamberg we stopped by in Mödlareuth. This little village was called “Little Berlin” as the wall ran through this village during the division of Germany, separating the 50 inhabitants into East and […]