Short guide to Munich for visitors

Short guide to Munich for visitors

One of the most important tourist destinations of Bavaria, Munich is also the state’s largest and capital city. It lies north to the Bavarian Alps, on the River Isar. Munich is home to innumerable visitor attractions, many national and international authorities, major universities, interesting museums and great theaters. Its numerous architectural attractions, exhibitions, conferences, sports events and the world famous Oktoberfest combine to attract considerable numbers of tourists yearly... [ read more ]

Short guide to Hamburg

Short guide to Hamburg

As the second largest city of Germany, Hamburg is a popular tourist destination, dragging numerous visitors each year. The beautiful city of Hamburg lies in the northern part of the country, being an important port on the River Elbe. It is actually the second largest port city in Europe. Hamburg is famous for its magnificent architectural jewels and landmarks. Some of these landmarks are the following: Hamburg Rathaus, the Port of Hamburg, the Warehouse District, St. Pauli District, St. M... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to Bamberg

Tourist guide to Bamberg

Bamberg is a beautiful and peaceful town located in Bavaria, on the River Regnitz. The town is famous for its old city centre which has been inscribed on the list of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites since 1993. The town is a wonderful historic settlement, being very attractive for its old houses and buildings. Visiting Bamberg is like stepping back in past. The numerous half-timbered buildings, the breweries (Bamberg is famous for its beer), taverns, the Bamberg Cathedral, the Alte Hofhalt... [ read more ]

Visit the city of Erfurt

Visit the city of Erfurt

Erfurt is considered to be the main city nearest Germany’s geographical center. It is the capital city of Thuringia and a main tourist destination. The city is home to numerous fascinating tourist attractions and landmarks. From churches to museums, from theatres to architectural jewels, the city is home to several sights to visit. Are you planning to visit the city of Erfurt? Are you interested in the best sights of the city? I recommend you to read the following guide. Below I will prese... [ read more ]

Top 5 landmarks of Leipzig

Top 5 landmarks of Leipzig

Located in the eastern part of Germany, Leipzig is one of the most beautiful cities of Saxony. Leipzig used to be an important centre of culture and learning in Europe. Today it is a fantastic tourist destination which was included as one of the top 10 cities to visit by the “New York Times” (in 2010). I have already presented you some aspects relating to the city and its best sights. Below I will give you the top 5 landmarks of Leipzig, including the St. Thomas Church, the Monument to t... [ read more ]

The best sights in Cologne

The best sights in Cologne

One of Germany’s most beautiful and most attractive cities, Cologne is an astonishing tourist destination. It is considered one of Europe’s major metropolitan areas. The immense city is extremely popular among tourists, being home to hundreds of art galleries, museums, churches, the astonishing Cologne Cathedral, bridges, parks and different other sights. For young people it is good news that there are several pubs, restaurants and bars in the city. Attracting even millions of tourists a... [ read more ]

Berlin’s religious buildings

Berlin’s religious buildings

Berlin, the German capital city is a spectacular tourist destination. There are dozens of fantastic visitor attractions which make this city a top urban travel destination. In some of the previous articles I have already presented you Berlin’s top landmarks and museums. Below I will present you Berlin’s religious buildings. There are some beautiful churches here which are with no doubt must-see attractions for those who love to visit religious buildings. Berlin Cathedral, the Church of S... [ read more ]

The best sights in Erfurt

The best sights in Erfurt

The nearest city to the geographic centre of Germany, Erfurt is a fantastic tourist destination. It is the capital of Thuringia, forming its central metropolitan area with further two cities. There are numerous wonderful landmarks in Erfurt which make this city a worth visiting destination. Some of the best sights in Erfurt are the following: the Erfurt Cathedral, the Predigerkirche, the Krämerbrücke Bridge, the beautiful Petersberg Citadel and the famous Old Synagogue. If you are plann... [ read more ]

Your guide to the wonderful city of Mainz

Your guide to the wonderful city of Mainz

Situated in the south-western part of Germany, the beautiful old city of Mainz is the capital of Rhineland-Palatinate state. Founded by the Romans during the 1st century BC, the old city has a rich history. Mainz is also a great tourist destination as the city is home to several fascinating landmarks and visitor attractions. From churches to museums, from palaces to gardens, Mainz owns a large variety of attractions. If you’ve already heard about this city, but don’t know much about its ... [ read more ]

An unforgettable holiday to Heidelberg

An unforgettable holiday to Heidelberg

Heidelberg is a real jewel of Germany. It can be found in the south-western part of the country, in the state of Baden-Württemberg. Heidelberg is a major tourist destination of Germany, being considered a picturesque romantic city. The highlights of the city are the Baroque Old Town and the Heidelberg Castle. Besides, there are also other fantastic attractions in the town, including museums, churches, the university and so on. The most significant church is the Church of the Holy Spirit and... [ read more ]