The best spring festivals and events in Germany in 2013

The best spring festivals and events in Germany in 2013

Are you planning a journey to Germany this spring? I have good news for you: besides the fantastic tourist attractions there are several festivals and events held in Germany which are very attractive for visitors. Below I will present you the best spring festivals and events in Germany in 2013. These annual spring festivals are very popular among both local people and tourists. If you love festivals, I suggest you not to miss the visit to Germany this year. Some of the best ones are the f... [ read more ]

Urban travel destinations in Lower Saxony

Urban travel destinations in Lower Saxony

The state of Lower Saxony is situated in the northwestern part of the country, being the second largest state of Germany. Seven islands belong administratively to the state called the East Frisian Islands which are popular tourist destinations. This huge state is also very popular among visitors, being home to some fantastic natural and cultural attractions. There are also numerous famous cities in Lower Saxony of which the most important ones are the following: Hanover, Göttingen, Bruns... [ read more ]

Your tourist guide to Germany’s highest mountain, the Zugspitze

Your tourist guide to Germany’s highest mountain, the Zugspitze

The highest mountain of Germany, the astonishing Zugspitze rises at an altitude of 2,962 m. It is situated in the southernmost region of the country (on the border between Germany and Austria), in the Wetterstein Mountain, in the southern part of Garmisch-Partenkirchen. The Zugspitze is a major tourist destination in Germany, attracting many lovers of winter sports and climbing. Besides, you can admire the almost virgin nature, the beautiful plants and animals and visit the breathtaking ... [ read more ]

The best traditional dishes of Bavaria

The best traditional dishes of Bavaria

Are you planning a trip to Bavaria? Besides finding out which are the best visitor attractions for urban travel destinations of the region, it is also very important to get some information about accommodation, transportation and cuisine. Bavarian cuisine is very famous. Having rural origins, Bavarian cuisine includes some fantastic traditional soups, main dishes and desserts. The major ingredients of dishes are meat and flour. Some of the best traditional dishes of Bavaria are the following... [ read more ]

Useful travel tips to Germany

Useful travel tips to Germany

Are you a first-traveler to Germany? Well, if the answer is “yes”, the following guide might help you. It will include useful travel tips to Germany relating to accommodation, visas and passports, money, health and so on. If you don’t know much about this country, I suggest you to read this guide. You are surely interested in how to get there, too. Well, if you are a US citizen, I have good news for you! There are direct flies from New York, Los Angeles and Chicago. If you are trave... [ read more ]

The best attractions of Brandenburg

The best attractions of Brandenburg

Brandenburg is one of the several federal states of Germany. It is situated in the eastern part of the country and its capital city is Potsdam. The state surrounds, but doesn’t contain the German capital city, Berlin. Potsdam is a magnificent city, including numerous astonishing buildings and landmarks. These include the Sanssouci Palace, the New Palace, the Orangery Palace, the Charlottenhof Palace, the Roman Baths, the fantastic building of the University of Potsdam and others. Other ... [ read more ]

Your tourist guide to the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Your tourist guide to the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

The beautiful state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is situated in northern Germany. Its capital is the city of Schwerin. After the World War II, two historic regions, Mecklenburg and Vorpommern were merged, forming the actual state. The region presents a beautiful coastline (of the Baltic Sea), some magnificent islands belonging administratively to the state. Another natural jewel of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is the Mecklenburg Lake District. Besides, there are numerous fantastic urban destinatio... [ read more ]

Visit Germany’s astonishing national parks

Visit Germany’s astonishing national parks

Germany is an outstanding tourist destination, being home to some breathtaking visitor attractions which range from historic cities to amazing natural beauties. Whatever your preferences are, Germany has it all! From fantastic cathedrals and castles to astonishing national parks Germany owns visitor attractions of all kinds. If you are a nature-lover, I have good news for you. There are fourteen amazing national parks, fourteen biosphere reserves and eighty nature parks spread all around ... [ read more ]