The Weserbergland Hills Trail follows the course of the Weser river from its source in Hannoversch Münden to the gorge where it reaches the North German Plain.
The Pied Piper town of Hamelin
Hamelin is known the world over for the story of the Pied Piper. The town became wealthy as a result of its favourable location as a trading centre on the river Weser. This wealth was reflected in its lavishly decorated houses, turning the old quarter into a magnificent architectural ensemble of international renown.
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