Sticking up above the Altstadt like a picture-book pop-up, Heidelberg’s ruined Schloss is one of the most romantic spots in Germany....
The surprisingly interesting German Pharmacy Museum, off the Schlosshof, illustrates the history of Western pharmacology, in which...
The Schloss’s central courtyard is surrounded by Gothic and Renaissance buildings so elaborate they often elicit gasps from visitors, as...
A tiny place serving tasty, inexpensive Persian cuisine based on chicken, lamb and/or veggies. Good value.
Lonely Planet review
The grassy, flowery Castle Garden, on the hillside south and east of the Schloss, is a lovely spot for a stroll or a picnic. The cracked Pulver Turm (Gunpowder Tower) was damaged by French forces in 1693.