Posted on by Peter Rettig

Why did Mark Twain like Heidelberg?

HeidelbergAnybody who plans to travel to a German-speaking country can benefit from our German travel story.

While in Heidelberg our young "hero" Michael discovers why Mark Twain may have liked the name of the town.

And - if you can understand the dialogue in this short YouTube clip - you may discover this as well - and even surprise your German friends or acquaintances... 

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