Allgäu, sits in the very heart of Medieval Germany. It is a quaint area of rolling hills and villages with Maypoles erected in the Town Squares. You can venture into the countryside, climbing up steep foothills or wandering around many of the large clear lakes. There are also ponds and moors to explore. Allgäu can deliver to visitors immense mountain vistas or quiet mountain meadows. Stay a weekend. Allgäu also has many mineral springs. Here, spas treat guests with the well-known Kneipp water cure. As well, there are sybaritic mud baths to enjoy as well as shopping in the various towns and villages. Many come for the scenery and stay for the hospitality.