Pilgrims at Zwiebelkirchweih Wuerzburg Sticky post

A Pilgrimage to Würzburg

The Zwiebelkirchweih (“Zwiebelkerwe”, or in English “Onion Tart Parish Fair”) takes place every year on the 24th of August in the Semmelstraße and is the traditional conclusion of a pilgrimage that started in 1647 and continued every year from August 20 to 24 and concluded in Würzburg. The route leads from Kreuzberg in the Rhön and back, it is lead by the “Brotherhood to the … Continue reading A Pilgrimage to Würzburg

The Schwarzmann girls at Stadt Mainz in Wuerzburg

The Schwarzmann Girls from Würzburg

My friends Margarete and Anneliese until recently owned the Hotel and Restaurant Stadt Mainz (see update on bottom). It has been a family business since 1920. Located in the Semmelstrasse, right in the center of Würzburg, and only 500 meters from the Markplatz and the Residenz Castle Margarete left, and Anneliese on the right with coffee mugs of my Watercolor Paintings of Würzburg and Frankonia. … Continue reading The Schwarzmann Girls from Würzburg