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Where can one get a great breakfast in the morning?
Are there any cultural highlights, museums?
Ideas for 2-3 activities and daytrips?
Good restaurants for dinner?
Typical tourist activities or places that one should NOT do, as they are not worthwhile doing.
Things can do to make it a fun and memorable evening?
How to get around and find best means of local transportation?
Where to find good quality groceries?
Are there any special local events?
Are there any local food specialties one should try out?
What makes this destination special? Why should one spend some time here during vacation?"Why should someone do a vacation in Alken? Can you possibly tell me 2-3 popular travel tips for Alken, which everyone visiting Alken should see? Also let me know 2-3 special insider travel tips for Alken that a typical tourist may not know about, but that you can highly recommend. Thanks!" (posted 05/16/2014)
Is there a good local deli or restaurant with lunch menu?
Are there any points of interest or local attractions?
What are good places to go for shopping?
Any sporting activites and recommendations to stay active?
Questions around the weather, different seasons, ...
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Travel Insider Tips for Alken
Alken has its town headquarters in Kobern-Gondorf.
Things to See in Alken
Michaelskapelle with Beinhaus
Burghaus „Wiltburg“ der Trierer Erzbischöfe
[ source: wikipedia ]
More about the History of Alken
Alken was first mentioned in the 10th century and was transferred to the Palatinate in the 13th century.
[ source: wikipedia ]
Alken is a municipality in the district of Mayen-Koblenz in Rhineland-Palatinate, western Germany.
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