Visit Karlsruhe's top attractions in this 1.6 hour itinerary. Verkehrsmuseum Karlsruhe, Platz der Grundrechte, KIT-Icon and all other sights were never that easy to visit in this well planned 1.6 hour Karlsruhe itinerary.
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== Inventions == Drais was a prolific inventor, who invented the Laufmaschine ("running machine"), also later called the Velocipede, Draisine (English) or draisienne (French), also nicknamed the hobby horse or dandy horse. This was his most popular and widely recognized invention. It incorporated the two-wheeler principle that is basic to the bicycle and motorcycle and was the beginning of mechanized personal transport. This was the earliest form of a bicycle, without pedals. His first reported ride from Mannheim to the "Schwetzinger Relaishaus" (a coaching inn, located in "Rheinau", today a district of Mannheim) took place on 12 June 1817 using Baden's best road.Read more