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Alte Sauerbrucke

Place du Marche, Echternach 6471, Luxembourg
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There is nothing remarkable about this bridge.

I suppose when you come to Echternach it’s almost obligatory to cross the bridge into Germany and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
johnhouston2
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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
Old Echternach Bridge

This road bridge over the Sauer river was probably already present in this location since early... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
podrozniczka60
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New Jersey
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29 May 2018
“Old Echternach Bridge”
3 weeks ago
“There is nothing remarkable about this bridge.”
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Place du Marche, Echternach 6471, Luxembourg
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I suppose when you come to Echternach it’s almost obligatory to cross the bridge into Germany and back. In these days of free movement within Europe and a lack of internal borders however, the bridge is effectively relegated to being - well just a bridge...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

This road bridge over the Sauer river was probably already present in this location since early Roman times. The old bridge was destroyed in 1944 by the German Wehrmacht but later rebuilt in 1950. The statue of the Abbot Johannes Bertels (1544-1607), the author of...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Echternach is a border area to Germany and the old bridge was with the river Sauer the frontier and had border trafic with control; Now the frontier are open ; Many German tourists visit Echternach for the dancing procession and for Sant Willibrord, the abbay,...More

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