Top 5 cultural city breaks in Germany

Top 5 cultural city breaks in Germany

Which country could be a more adequate destination when it comes to city breaks than the world renowned Germany? Germany is home to some of Europe’s and even the entire world’s largest commercial and cultural centers. There are numerous immense cities in Germany which are abundant in cultural landmarks and visitor attractions. From architectural jewels to museums, from theatres to churches and cathedrals, these cities include some of the most famous landmarks of Germany. Berlin, Munich, ... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to Trier

Tourist guide to Trier

Considered to be the oldest city of Germany, Trier is a fantastic tourist destination at the same time. This wonderful city lies in the western part of the country, on the banks of the Moselle River. Founded around 16 BC, this old settlement is home to numerous historical sights which are very attractive for tourists. These attractions include several Roman sights, including Roman baths, the Porta Nigra, the Roman bridge, the Roman amphitheatre and so on. There are also numerous churches and... [ read more ]

Great road-trips in Germany

Great road-trips in Germany

If you love to make road trips, Europe is a perfect place to do it. There are numerous countries where you can travel by your car and admire the scenic environment. One such country is Germany. In case you don’t know much about this destination, I recommend you to read the following guide. Below I will give you some useful info about several great road-trips in Germany. There are the following: the famous Romantic Road of Germany, the German Wine Route, the German Castle Road and the fanta... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to Bielefeld

Tourist guide to Bielefeld

One of the most beautiful cities of the North-Rhine Westphalia region, Bielefeld is a fantastic place to visit. It can be an excellent tourist destination, being home to innumerable landmarks and visitor attractions. The main attractions of the city are the architectural jewels, including the Sparrenburg Castle, the Altstädter Nicolaikirche, the Old City Hall, the Neustädter Marienkirche, the Kunsthalle Bielefeld and so on. If you happen to visit this region of the country and you are inte... [ read more ]

The best-preserved historic towns in Saxony

The best-preserved historic towns in Saxony

With such important cities like Dresden, Leipzig, Zwickau and Chemnitz, the wonderful German state, Saxony is a great area to visit. The state is an important historic region of the country. Its capital, Dresden is a wonderful city, attracting numerous visitors each year. In one of my previous guides I have already presented you the best urban destinations of the state. Below I will present you the best-preserved historic towns in Saxony which include Freiberg, Meissen, Bautzen, Pirna and Gör... [ read more ]

Beautiful cities along the Main River

Beautiful cities along the Main River

The Main River is a very important river of Germany. It is a 527 m long river which flows through three German states: Hesse, Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria. Its basin area is over 27.000 km2. As the river is very long, numerous cities can be found along it. Frankfurt am Main, Würzburg, Wertheim, Selingenstadt, Offenbach and Miltenberg are just some of the most beautiful cities along the Main River. If you visit any of the states through which the river flows, I suggest you to visit at least ... [ read more ]

The German Timber-Frame Road

The German Timber-Frame Road

What is the German Timber-Frame Road? It is actually a tourist route between the Lake Constance (in the south) and the River Elbe (in the north). The route got its name after the wonderful half-timbered houses situated in the numerous cities along it. The purpose of the route is to preserve the astonishing half-timbered houses of Germany. It was founded in 1990 and is very famous nowadays among visitors. As the route runs from the southern part of Germany to its northern part, there are many c... [ read more ]

Great urban travel destinations in Hesse

Great urban travel destinations in Hesse

The German state of Hesse is situated in the central part of the country. The cultural region which wears the same name includes besides the state the area named Rhenish Hesse. If you are searching for some beautiful cities and towns to visit and your destination is the central part of Germany, I suggest you to choose Hesse. Frankfurt am Main, Kassel, Offenbach am Main, Darmstadt and Wiesbaden are just five of the best urban travel destinations in Hesse. The Rhenish Hesse also includes such be... [ read more ]

Visit the Baltic Sea Coast

Visit the Baltic Sea Coast

Situated in two states, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and Schleswig-Holstein, the Baltic Sea Coast of Germany is a popular tourist destination and includes several regions. The composing areas are: the islands of Usedom and Rügen and the peninsula named Fischland-Darss-Zingst. Some of the most popular cities of the region are Wismar, Rostock, Lübeck, Stralsund and others. In case you are planning a visit to the Baltic Sea Coast, I suggest you to read the following guide first. Below I will p... [ read more ]

Destinations which are worth visiting during spring

Destinations which are worth visiting during spring

In case you are looking for a European country to visit during this spring, I have a great tip: choose Germany! This astonishing country is a fantastic tourist destination, being home to some gorgeous cities, natural attractions like mountains, lakes, national parks and others, ski and spa resorts, historic buildings such as palaces, castles and cathedrals, beaches in its northern part and other kinds of attractions. You can visit this fantastic country at any time of the year, but there are ... [ read more ]