Speyer is a quite beautiful city in Germany. Like most beautiful cities, it's crowded with tourists on nice summer days.
South towards Germersheim
From the town center, walk 20 minutes east. There is a ramp, that works quite well to get to the surrounding villages.
There is a good bus network within the city, and train connections to Germersheim and Mannheim.
Places to Visit
The old town is very beautiful the cathedral is a UNESCO world heritage site. It's definitely worth a visit.