Photo of the Week: Fasching in Herrenberg, Germany

CONTRIBUTED BY: H. ERNST

fasching Herrenberg Germany | www.germanyja.com

The first sign that it was Fasching season in our town of Herrenberg, Germany was the appearance of colorful banners hung between half-timbered buildings.  Unlike the neatly cut triangular pieces of cloth I’ve seen in pictures of other cities, Herrenberg strings up mismatched colorful pieces of fabric in various sizes and shapes above the streets leading into the marketplatz.

Want to know more about Fasching? Check out these posts:

Fasching

Ramstein Fasching Parade

Karneval in a Small, German Town

Mainz Fasching Parade

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