Saalfeld is a city in the Saalfeld-Rudolstadt area in Thuringia, Germany.

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Hotel Anker

offers a good mix of classic and modern German dishes such as velk steak and locally caught trout.In the past hosted the German Kaiser (Emperor).

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Schloss Saalfeld

the palace of Queen Victoria's grandparents, the Saxe-Coburg. Now a regional government building

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the nationally famous fairy grottoes

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Hotel u. Gaststätte Müller

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About Saalfeld

It is situated by the Saale River, 48 km (30 mi) south of German cultural capital Weimar and 130 km (81 mi) south-west of Leipzig. The population of the district is 118,000, that of the tri-city area is 58,000 and Saalfeld town proper is 26,800. It is best known internationally as the former capital of the branch of the house of Wettins (known amongst English-speakers as the Windsors) that is today's British royal family.


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