The beauty-conscious Romans were the first to discover the healing properties of Baden-Baden’s springs in the city they called Aquae...
The Romans used to cool off here; check out the ruins of the original baths at the foot of the hill. Nowadays, the serene botanical...
The centrepiece of cobbled Marktplatz is this pink church, a hotchpotch of Romanesque, late Gothic and, to a lesser extent, baroque...
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee fills this artsy cafe, a laid-back spot for espresso and a slice of tart. Its shop sells organic...
Römerplatz 1 · interesting places nearby
If it’s the body of Venus and the complexion of Cleopatra you desire, abandon modesty (and clothing) to wallow in thermal waters at this palatial 19th-century marble-and-mosaic-festooned spa. As Mark Twain put it, ‘after 10 minutes you forget time; after 20 minutes, the world’, as you slip into the regime of steaming, scrubbing, hot-cold bathing and dunking in the Roman-Irish bath.