Fodor's Expert Review Altstadt

St. Gallen Historical
The grounds of the abbey and the cathedral border the Altstadt, which demonstrates a healthy symbiosis between scrupulously preserved Renaissance and baroque architecture and a thriving modern shopping scene. The best examples of oriel windows, half-timbering, and frescoes can be seen along Gallusstrasse, Schmiedgasse, Marktgasse, and Spisergasse, all pedestrian streets.
Historical Romantic Free Town/Village

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St. Gallen, Saint Gallen  9000, Switzerland

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