Trier at a glance
- It is known as the oldest city in Germany
- A legend says that the city was set up 1300 years before the arrival of the Romans
- It is surrounded by forests and vineyards
- The city is part of the UNESCO World Heritage
What to visit in Trier?
The largest city gate of the world. This old Roman fortification was built in the 180 AD and it received its name around 1060 do to its black color produced by the pollution.
In the center of the square, surrounded by historic buildings, the visitor can find St. Peters fountain. This antique square is now full of cafeterias and restaurants ready to let the visitor enjoy the classic german specialities.
St. Peters Cathedral
Built between the S.X and S.XI, this cathedral preserves it original walls.
Although now it is a local government office, it is always nice and relaxing to walk around its beautiful gardens.
I hope you come to visit this charmed place!!!