The largest city in the Black Forest region of Germany,
Freudenstadt is a great place to start a holiday in the Black
Forest. The town is known for its sunny, warm weather, meaning
visitors can enjoy its many outdoor attractions like the central
town square, which is home to the largest marketplace in Germany.
Most buildings in Freudenstadt were flattened in World War II,
however there are still several interesting sites, including the
Stadtkirche, which dates back to the 17th century.
While a holiday in Freudenstadt is worthwhile, most visitors
come to enjoy the surrounding region, which boasts some of the best
skiing, hiking and camping in the Black Forest. The Parkwald,
Germany's largest nature reserve, is nearby, and has many miles of
hiking trails. Fruedenstadt is conveniently situated on the
Schwarzwald Hochstrasse highway, which stretches to Baden-Baden and
meanders past many quaint shops and cafes, as well as popular ski