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5 things to do while in Triberg, Germany

World

1.  World's biggest cuckoo clock.  Visit the world's biggest cuckoo clock in Schonach near Triberg.  Just a few minutes away you can see the largest cuckoo clock in the world.  Every hour on the hour, a cuckoo bird comes out of a window.  The bird weighs about 150 Kilogram and measures about 5 meters. 2.  Germany's highest ...

Photo of the day: Triberg im Schwarzwald

Triberg im Schwarzwald

How I love the scenery in this photo.  This photo was taken near the waterfalls in Triberg.  This town is so quaint, the buildings and shop are so charming.  There are several shops that sells items that are made from wood.  As well as, lots of wooden clock shops. Where is your favorite place to take ...

The world’s biggest cuckoo clock

This house holds the largest cuckoo clock

While visiting the town Schonach near Triberg, one of the main attractions to see was the world's biggest cuckoo clock.  The clock looks like a three story house with a huge clock at the front window and a a small door at the third floor, this is where the cuckoo bird comes out every hour ...

Eating Black Forest Cake in Black Forest, Germany

Home made special Black Forest cake

One of my main reasons for visiting Triberg, a town in the Black Forest in Germany was to try out their special Black Forest cake.  Apparently, the original recipe is still made from this town at Cafe Schaefer.  When I visited the shop was closed however, they have other cafes that offered home made black ...

Life in a day: a trip to Triberg im Schwarzwald (Black Forest) August 2013

Strange looking statue outside the parking garage

In the middle of the Black Forest in Germany, there's a town called Triberg im Schwarzwald (or Triberg for short).  This town is popular for its world's biggest cuckoo clock, largest waterfalls in Germany, the Black Forest museum and the Black Forest cake.  I decided to go and visit this town since it was only ...