A tourist showcase made of glass, porcelain and food”, tells PTO in the conversation. And so we asked the upper Palatine tourism experts to put together a typical journey us, where the visitors can get acquainted with the two most famous materials of the region from its most beautiful side. “I would be in pastures start”, tapping advises tourists. Accommodation opportunity he proposes new old town hotel Brauwirt in the Weidner pedestrian, even the famous Upper Palatinate Zoigl beer is served in its own brewery. Walking not far away is the International Ceramics Museum. the world history of the white gold”alive.
Whether Sumerian tablets, Latin American ceramic or porcelain from China the Museum nationwide enjoys a first-class reputation. Subsequently, can, who is here on the taste, meet at the plant sale by Christian Seltmann with quality porcelain at reasonable prices. Seltmann porcelain is similar to Lambert’s or Samantha, a magnificently positioned upper Palatine family operation, which has against the general trend, no major sales problems, white PTO. Local quality asserts itself here against mass-produced goods from China or India.” The white gold”to the glass is only a small step. In the rural crystal glassworks in Neustadt an der Waldnaab the visitors of the open glass furnace can watch the glass makers at work and next for lead crystal night man in the factory sales hit. The Bockl starts directly behind the glassworks “-bike path, a roughly 50 kilometres long, on the former railway line from Neustadt to Vohenstrauss guided cycling path, which brings the beauty of glass and porcelain region of the bicycles from a closer and is regarded as one of the most beautiful cycling routes in Bavaria.” And because cycling is famously hungry and the principle of tableware just makes sense, if on the great plates are also tasty meals and fine glasses are full, the new town recommends us tourism Chief nor a local from his personal Leaderboard: the directions in Windischeschenbach Gasthof.
Zapf: Because here still on original Eschenbach porcelain serves is, although no longer there for years. Seriously our tableware and the food is really great.” PTO decides the conversation with a quiz question which can easily answer any child in the upper Palatine forest: what is the typical hand movement of Porzelliners?’ he wants by his visitors know. Then he takes a plate standing before him with his right hand imaginary and 180 degree hand movement turns on with him the head, so that he could read the manufacturer’s logo. PTO: The fascination continues. Tourism has made a virtue out of necessity of the industry. Who wants to culinary experience glass and porcelain like nowhere else, is just right for us.” No matter, or PTO, Christian Irlbacher – the big wide world is forest for them in the middle of the Upper Palatinate.