Holiday rentals in Hildesheim
Hildesheim is a city of around 100,000 inhabitants located in Lower Saxony near Hannover and Braunschweig. A visit to the city has a lot to offer; as a World Heritage Site, this city generates enthusiasm among those who love to visit places of historical or cultural interest. Many people prefer to book Hildesheim holiday rentals close to these monuments or near the museums and places where cultural events are held. The city originated as a settlement of traders more than 1000 years ago, and the religious importance of the place came with the establishment of a cathedral. In more modern times the city has been associated with trade in electronics equipment, and is well connected to other cities in Germany.
Churches and monuments, museums and culture
Your Hildesheim holiday rentals should ideally be located near the buildings that have earned the city the label of World Heritage Site. The Cathedral is known for its bronzework, while the St. Michael's Church is renowned for its splendidly decorated ceiling. You can also visit the St. Andreas and Holy Cross churches, located a stone's throw from each other, and easily accessible. The mixed architectural styles of these buildings are proof of many artistic influences. Lesser known marvels include the stone and timber buildings that this region is known for.
Once you are done touring the churches and historic buildings, you might want to explore the museums. If you have secured holiday rentals in Hildesheim then you can spend more time in the city and explore in a leisurely manner. The Roemer offers peek into ancient Egyptian culture, and showcases authentic artefacts. The market square, where the old market building has been renovated, is another impressive landmark. Holiday rentals in hildesheim are usually close to these sites, so that you can explore them easily on foot or by bicycle.