Passau, Germany, is located 119 mi/191 km east-northeast of Munich and at the convergence of three rivers: the Danube, Ilz and Inn. (From high up the hill overlooking the city, you can actually see the different colors of the rivers coming together.)
A number of long-distance bike routes converge in Passau as well, making it a perfect stopover for cyclists. Fires in the 17th century, and the rebuilding afterward, gave the town the baroque—and almost Italian—flair it has today. Take a relaxed ... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide. travel42 offers professionally written guides on more than 5,700 travel destinations and ports-of-call worldwide. Go to travel-42.com to learn more, or call 1.866.566.8136 to subscribe. Copyright (c) 2013 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.