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Preparing your trip to Mainz: advices & hints - things to do and to obey

Mainz 1. The warmest months in the year are considered to be July and August. During these months the day time temperature reaches about 23C. The summer is considered to be the heat of the tourist season that is why one should take care of summer hotel booking in advance.
2. Upscale shopping centers and luxury boutiques accept international credit cards however setting off to the small shops and boutiques as well as to the markets of Mainz one should be backed up with enough cash. The purchases are most profitably made in national currency as the currencies of other countries may simply not be approved for payment.
3. The city is better be cruised on foot as many districts of Mainz are designed for pedestrians. Some city sights are located in few minute walk from each other. That is why a simple hiking may turn to an engaging city sights tour.
4. To rent a car one will need passport, driving license and a credit card with enough cash to cover the gage. Customers under 21 as well as those who drive a car for less than a year may be denied in renting.
5. One of the most popular transport means is a bicycle. City visitors may rent a bicycle in one of the numerous rental centers. No additional documents are needed to rent a bicycle, as a small cash gage will be enough. Along the major routes one will find specialized cycling lanes which make the bicycle traffic even safer. Copyright
6. Shops and shopping center get open not later than 9 am and work till 7 – 8 pm on weekdays. Saturday is considered to be the shortened working day meanwhile Sunday is a usual day off. Shopping addicts are highly recommended to pay a visit to Mainz during Christmas holidays when almost every shop offers grand sales.
7. Prudent tourists should pay attention to local pubs and beer restaurants as major of them add a glass of expensive beer with an impressive portion of rich snacks which can be a substantial filling dinner.
Cultural life of Mainz is rich and diverse as each season of the year features interesting festive events. Despite of beer being considered by travelers the favorite drink of local people, … Open
8. Tipping is welcome in all restaurants and cafes. In upscale eating establishments the tips are included in the total bill and equal to 15% of the total order sum. In small budgetary establishments and cafés 5% of tips are quite enough for good service reward.
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What to visit being in Mainz - unique sights

Miniatur Wunderland

From the series “Famous Miniature Museums of Architectural Objects and Cities”
The park has been divided into several thematic zones. In addition to the unique railroad, one can see models of famous natural and historical regions of the world. Of special interest are the residential quarters of Hamburg designed in the park, which many experienced tourists come to admire with the onset of darkness. In the evening, lights are lit in tiny windows of houses, which makes the model even more realistic. Ruins of ancient castles, models of busy markets, famous religious sites and educational institutions - you can see models of objects of very different specificities in the park of Wunderland. … Read further

Burg Rheinstein

From the series “Gothic Architecture – Magnificent Monuments”
A small chapel was built on the territory of the castle in 1839. The tomb of Prince Frederick, as well as one of his sons, is located in it. The fortress was full of life during the years when the Persian prince owned it. He held grand jousting tournaments and balls here. He also invested huge sums in the design of the castle. Unique stained glass windows from the 14th century were delivered to it. Some of the unique wall paintings, including masterpieces by the famous artist Ludwig Pose, are preserved in the fortress. … Read further

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