Schwabentor, Freiburg im Breisgau

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The Schwabentor (English Swabian Gate), also called Obertor in the Middle Ages, is the more recent of the two remaining city gates of the medieval defensive wall of Freiburg im Breisgau in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

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  • The “Schwabentor” or the “Swabian Gate”, also called “Obertor” in the Middle Ages, is the most recent of the two remaining city gates of the medieval defensive wall of “Freiburg im Breisgau”. The...  more »
  • The Schwabentor was the entrance to the old town for everybody coming from east, meaning the black forest. The Street leading from there into the center ist called Salt Street, Salzstrasse, and marks....  more »
  • It's beautiful and very cool to see. You can't go inside it or anything, but it is cool too look at.
  • Good cultural meet in the evening. Cool Dreisam river water flowing in small canal alongside which people sit in groups, chit chat, eat and drink. Thanks.
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