The quaint town of Wittenberg (officially known as Lutherstadt Wittenberg) in the eastern German state of Saxony-Anhalt. Easy to get to from Leipzig and Berlin, Wittenberg has a charming Altstadt (Old Town) with picturesque buildings. Though beautiful, it's most famous for one of its former residents- Martin Luther and is thought of to be the site of the Reformation's beginning.
Amongst other things, there is a Lutherhaus Museum which is housed where he once lived. In this museum is a copy of his famous translation of the New Testament into German. There are also museums to Luther contemporaries Lucas Cranach d.A. and Philipp Melanchthon.
Friedrichshafen is located in the Southern part of Baden-Wurttemberg at Lake Constance. It is situated near the borders of Switzerland and Austria.
Friedrichshafen is known for being a touri…