Date portal Mainz
9 - 12 January, 2018 Lifestyle trade fair and sales knowhow for the retail sector.
A number of long range buses (including Eurolines) serve Mainz, usually halting at Hauptbahnhof.Heimtextil is the biggest international trade fair for home and contract textiles.The first trade fair of the year for its sector, it is a climate and trend barometer for the new business year.Cost: 1.40€ per 30 minutes Map of available bikes: https:// have to activate your account in their office, which is in front of the main train station.To take in most of the typical main shop name walk north east from the market square to Am Brand then west along Stadthausstraße to Römerpassage.Mainz is also the home of the man identified by Time Magazine as the most important individual in the last millennium, Johannes Gutenberg, the inventor of the moveable type printing press.
Mainz is also the home of the music publisher Schott Music.
Drusus died while campaigning beyond the Rhine, in the summer of 9 BC; his body was brought here to be mourned, and a massive funeral monument dedicated to him was built.
The so-called Drususstein still stands (although unclad of its marble) inside the citadel of Mainz.
Also regional trains towards Koblenz and Saarbrücken stop in Mainz.
Both options share the same local tariff, regional trains are faster and somewhat more convenient.
For more individual shops, explore the Altstadt around Augustinerstraße and Kirschgarten.