Top Beethoven related attractions in Bonn

Top Beethoven related attractions in Bonn

Bonn is one of the oldest cities of Germany. Today it is the second official residence of the President of Germany. Located on the Rhine River, the city is one of the most beautiful in Germany. It is a popular tourist destination, being home to numerous tourist attractions, including the Poppelsdorf Palace, Bonn Minster, the Old City Hall, Godesburg Fortress, numerous museums, further architectural jewels and open spaces. Bonn is also famous for being the birthplace of the world renowned com... [ read more ]

The best sights in Bonn

The best sights in Bonn

If you are visiting the western part of Germany, searching for a great tourist destination, I suggest you to choose the wonderful city of Bonn. Bonn is situated in North Rhine-Westphalia state of Germany. The beautiful city is famous for being the birthplace of the world famous composer and pianist, Ludwig von Beethoven. It is also well-known for its university, the University of Bonn which is considered one of the most reputable of its kind in Germany. Besides, there are other visitor attract... [ read more ]

Germany's Musical Highlights

Germany’s Musical Highlights

From classical to electronic, from jazz to techno, from rock to pop, Germany's musical and cultural highlights offer something for everyone. Important festivals around Germany attract international house-hold names and German conservatories attract students from around the world to learn about classical as well as modern music, more than a third of all students having an Eastern Europe or Asian background. Nowadays Ludwig von Beethoven’s works are considered classical music, but in his days, h... [ read more ]

Discover Germany

Discover Germany

When I was first asked to start writing a travel column where I could depict a certain country and its features, a stylish tips & tricks type of article, I unhesitatingly said: I want to teach people how to Discover Germany. It may well be because Germany is so much more than just the Oktoberfest cliche or the economic superpower with dull old cities and their extremely punctual people – what i know for sure is that Germany is well worth being discovered! It is beautiful with wonderful ... [ read more ]