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Rhine River cruise~fun but I would've perferred to drive it. Castles galore!!
Mainz city silhouette by night. Left Mainz City Hall, at the centre the Cathedral.
The Schwellköpp (swollen heads) have been a trademark of the Mainz Carnival since 1927. There are approx. 30 unique specimens of the 25 kg heavy, inordinately large papier-mâché heads in existence. They show, satirically exaggerated, typical physiognomies of Mainz characters of both sexes.
Fastnachtsbrunnen Carnival Fountain.....also known as "Fountain of Fools"...Mainz, Germany
Castelo Sooneck, Niederheimbach, estado da Renânia-Palatinado, Alemanha.
St. Stephen's, Mainz, Germany Beautiful blue stained glass windows