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From: Heidelberg, Germany

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The Karlstor, or Karl's Gate, is s a few blocks to the east of the Kornmarkt, just beyond the Altstadt. The triumphal arch was built in 1775 as a tribute to Prince Elector Karl Theodor, who showed his gratitude by moving to Munich before the arch was completed.

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