Another early morning found us with another excellent guide Ute in Regensburg, one of Europeís best-preserved medieval cities, undamaged from WWII. Along the way were "one of the largest groupings of 13th- and 14th-century church spires, towers and patrician houses north of the Alps," as well as "12th-century Old Stone Bridge, St. Peterís Cathedral and a number of idyllic courtyards"
     In the afternoon, we took the optional tour, a bus ride to Kelheim, with Kati, and then on a ferry boat "to the 400-foot chalk cliffs and dramatic scenery of the Danube Narrows" and then to the Weltenurg Abbey.
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old mill cluster on side stream

river side

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.attractive door

Roman ruins - entry gate to city

another attractive door

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peering from the street into a kitchen

the Jewish quarter

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David & Goliath courtyard painting & inscription
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entering Kelheim

one of Kelheim's entry gates of your

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classic garb

Kelheim main street

rightward, for a beer

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.looking up the Gorge

postcard, of gorge and abbey

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around the corner is the abbey

inside the Abbey Church

return to Danube