Friedrichshafen

Illustration: The Design Surgery Date: August 2013

What to See
01_Visit Dornier Aviation & Aerospace Museum.
02_Step back in time at the Schulmuseum (school museum).
03_Climb the 22-meter-high observation tower at the pier.

Things To Go
01_Go canoeing on Lake Constance (Bodensee).
02_Get a bird’s-eye view of the city from a zeppelin.
03_Explore the many beautiful bicycle paths around the lake.

Local Culture
A university town, Friedrichshafen is chock full of venues for art lovers.

Shopping
The downtown pedestrian zone offers big shopping malls as well as small shops.

Transportation / Getting Arround
Choose from car, rental bike and public transport, including a night-bus system.

 

Language
German

Time Zone
GMT +2 (summer)
GMT +1 (winter)

Where In The World
Europe

Flights
Turkish Airlines has Istanbul-Friedrichshafen-Istanbul flights on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Cuisine / Eating
Seafood and local culinary specialties abound.