Places in Around Frankfurt
Jugendstil (art nouveau) architecture, fine museums and a world-renowned technical university are the hallmarks of this modest but interesting city about 35km south of Frankfurt. Despite some atrocious post-war architecture (the university has some real zingers), Darmstadt is a pretty city, and just the right size for strolling.
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