Jena holiday rentals - the city of Light
Jena is Thuringia's University Town and one of Germany's leading centres of optics, glass and light industries. It is also a charming town centred largely around the Friedrich Schiller University. Once, home to great German writers Schiller and Goethe as well as Karl Marx, Erwin Schroedinger and Ernst Abbe, the town today offers beautiful panoramas, cultural events, historic buildings, cosy cafes and bars and good restaurants and shopping. Jena holiday rentals will put you in the midst of a literary, intellectual, industrial, academic culture with several things to do.
Jena is a wonderful town to walk in; enjoy strolling through the alleys near your holiday rental Jena, and head towards the Holzmarkt from which to start your tour. Near the Lobdergraben is the Kulturhaus offering good theatre, and nearby is Friedrich Schiller's garden house and exhibition. Near Johannisplatz you'll find the GoetheGalerie, a shopping mall. Explore science and learning with a holiday rental Jena and visit the Schott Glass Museum, the Optical Museum, the City Museum and the Kunsthof Jena gallery. Gaze up at the JenTower or stargaze from the oldest continuously operating planetarium, the Zeiss Planetarium. Enjoy idyllic excursions in the surrounding Saale valley ringed by limestone cliffs, and return to feast at a trendy cafe or bar at the old quarter.
If you are looking for an ideal holiday rental Jena has several ranging from budget to luxury apartments. Whether you are looking for a suitable vacation home for one or a large group of five or six, you'll find modern homes, quiet locations, and central properties with views into the town's many green spaces. Thuringia is less expensive than anywhere in west Germany, so it's perfect for holidaymakers on a budget; why not also take a look at holiday properties in Erfurt and Weimar?