Road Cycling Highlight
- The Kochbrunnen on Kranzplatz is not only Wiesbaden's landmark, but also an often frequented place of the health conscious. It is Wiesbaden's most famous hot spring in the city. For from the abundant source springs thermal water, to which one ascribes a whole series of health effects.- The cooking well jumper clearly shows the sinter deposits for which Wiesbaden was known in Roman times and which were used as "Mattiac balls" for dyeing hair. The reddish-yellow coating grows annually by seven centimeters. He often has to be removed so he does not crush the shell-shaped well.- Around the Kochbrunnenplatz and the neighboring Kranzplatz some of Wiesbaden's grand hotels were grouped together: the oldest hotel in Germany, the Schwarze Bock founded in 1486, the former palace hotel - it was the first ever with room telephone - and the Hotel Rose, since September 2004 the Hessian State Chancellery is housed.wiesbaden.de/microsite/mattiaqua/quellen/content/kochbrunnen.php
November 11, 2018
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