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This once-Imperial city on Lake Constance is a beautiful resort, featuring deep history, beautiful nature, and superb wines.

Überlingen is a city on the shore of Lake Constance, Germany. The Münster St. Nikolaus is the largest late Gothic building in the region and is a city landmark, as well as an emblem of Überlingen. The church has a large wooden altar carved by Jörg Zürn in the late Renaissance. On a pier in the inner altar is a figure of Jakob with his staff and scallop shell. On a wider pier is a cannonball from the 1634 siege by Swedish troops and their allies. The Sylvester Chapel in the city quarter of Goldbach contains frescoes of the Reichenauer School from the 9th century. The City Hall was erected during the Renaissance period. The City Council hall is decorated with a cycle of limewood figures.
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