The vine is cultivated chiefly on the slopes of the Taunus, in the south-west, where the names of several towns are well known for their winesSchierstein, Erbach (Marcobrunner), Johannisberg, Geisenheim, Riidesheim, Assmannshausen.
Of Riidesheim by railway.
Riidesheim has some interesting towers.
P. Schmelzeis, Riidesheim im Rheingau (Rtidesheim, 1881); and Heiderlinden, Riidesheim and seine Umgebung (Rtidesheim, 1888).
Amongst places in the Rhine and its vicinity may be mentioned Kreuznach, Neustadt, Riidesheim and St Goar; on the Lake of Geneva are Montreux and Vevey; and in Tirol Gries and Meran.