Passau | Hole In The Donut Cultural Travel
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In Lower Bavaria, the town of Passau, Germany, is located at the confluence of the Danube, Ilz, and Inn Rivers.

Click on above photo to view it in large format: In Lower Bavaria, the town of Passau, Germany, is located at the confluence of the Danube, Ilz, and Inn Rivers. Note...

Veste Oberhaus Fortress, founded in 1219, crowns a high hill that overlooks the town of Passau, Germany.

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Veste Oberhaus Fortress, founded in 1219, crowns a high hill that overlooks the town of Passau, Germany. One of the many...

Rindermarkt Strasse in Passau, Germany. The Old Town is known for its beautiful Gothic and Baroque architecture.

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Rindermarkt Strasse in Passau, Germany. The Old Town is known for its beautiful Gothic and Baroque architecture. One of the many...

Passau perches precariously on a peninsula between the Inn and Danube Rivers, making it prone to severe flooding. Note the more muddy waters of the Inn River, at tip, which carries silt from melting glaciers.

The phrase “last but not least” comes to mind when I think of Passau. My Viking River ship had sailed down the Rhine, turned left onto the Main River near Frankfort,...