Frankfurt's financial district's glitzy skyline will wow you. Look beyond its skyscrapers and you'll be surprised by Sachsenhausen's cosy wine taverns and the half-timbered house fronts of 16th-century Römerberg Square. Come again for the wealth of museums lining Museumsufer (Museum Embankment) or the exclusive shops of fashion-minded Goethestrasse.
Frankfurt's Römerberg, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. The Römerberg is Frankfurt’s old central square. Ornately gabled half-timbered buildings, reconstructed after WWII, give an idea of how beautiful the city’s medieval core once was. Looming above it all is grand old old town hall (Römer) where scores of Holy Roman Emperors celebrated their coronations. Read more: http://www.lonelyplanet.com/germany/frankfurt-am-main/sights/squares-plazas/romerberg#ixzz3ZUgjCCZE