Weimar, a historical city

Weimar, a historical city

Weimaris a small town but has big history behind. Located in the German state of Thuringia, it only counts 62,000 citizens today. In the early 19th century, Weimarhad ten times less citizens than it has today. It is a city of musicians, writers and philosophers. Goethe and Schiller lived and wrote here. Bach, Franz List or Carl Maria von Weber are some of the famous musicians who played and composed here. Besides that, Weimar, a historical city, is also a cultural city. Culture inWeimar ... [ read more ]

Visiting the Munich's Museums

Visiting the Munich’s Museums

We may say about Munich that the city is represented by nature, art, culture and events. The city has the reputation of being a cultural metropolis. Inside Munich one can find many cultural objectives and visiting the Munich’s Museums should be included in every tourist’s journey. The attractions may vary from Art museums to industry museums and there are over a hundred of museums and art galleries to choose. Visiting the Munich’s Museums comes easily when having a map and local or contrac... [ read more ]

A city of higher education

A city of higher education

Heidelbergis a popular international destination for its history and romantic landscapes. The city has been for centuries the residence of the Electoral Palatinate (the historical territory administered by a palatine during the Roman Empireage). Today Heidelbergis a city of higher education and is very proud of its University, which is well-known in the world. Heidelberg University developed into a research university and always had an international orientation. It enhances its disciplinary str... [ read more ]

Museums in Cologne

Museums in Cologne

    Cologneis a city of art and culture and has a fascinating range of museums. The city boats 36 museums and over 100 art galleries. The centre of art and culture has a well-deserved international reputation. Here you can find a wide array of exhibits from Roman, medieval via non-European to contemporary art. A list of the most important museums in Cologne include the Ludwig Museum, the Wallraf Richartz Museum, the Romano-Germanic Museum and thematic museums, such as the Choco... [ read more ]

Contrasts in Frankfurt

Contrasts in Frankfurt

The following is an invite to the largest financial centre on Europe, the city of coronations as known in the German history and also the city of Goethe. Frankfurt is a multicultural city, full of diversity, where 40% of the population is represented by immigrants. This means that almost one out of three people living here is from another country. You will find plenty of surprising contrasts in Frankfurt and the city still offers a lot to discover. The unique of Frankfurt Maybe it is for t... [ read more ]

German customs and traditions

German customs and traditions

When it comes to Germany everybody knows that this wonderful country has something special and charming we generally call: traditions. The German customs and traditions are so important and present in locals’ life that almost every event looks more like a ritual. Traditions are passed almost sacredly from generation to generation and some consider it a blasphemy not respecting the old customs. This people is considered quite strict when it comes to respecting rules, so before visiting it, ... [ read more ]