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 ]

Top 5 shopping spots in Hamburg

Top 5 shopping spots in Hamburg

The second largest city of Germany, Hamburg is an astonishing tourist destination. It is home to numerous fascinating visitor attractions, ranging from museums to architectural jewels, from art galleries to parks, from churches to nightlife scenes and let’s not forget about its fantastic zoo. Besides, Hamburg also boasts in several shopping spots where tourists can find whatever they would like. In some of the previous guides you could read about Hamburg’s visitor attractions. Below I will... [ read more ]

The best fall festivals in Germany

The best fall festivals in Germany

Planning a vacation to Germany in the last days of October or during November? Well, besides the desired attractions you will visit, here are some festivals which occur in the autumn months in some big cities of Germany: the Festival of Lights of Berlin, the Jewish Culture Days in Munich, the Jazz Fest of Berlin and the DOM Festival of Hamburg. Attending any of them will surely make a fantastic fall holiday. Many of them are very famous and popular among tourists, attracting dozens of visitors... [ read more ]

The DOM market

The DOM market

Hamburgis one of the biggest trade centres in Europe. The city has always been outward-looking and this aspect has shaped the mentality of its inhabitants.   (The DOM marked1.jpg, source: hambourg-tourism.de) Some facts aboutHamburg With more than 1.7 million inhabitants, the city ofHamburgis the largest inGermanyand is also one of the states of the Federal Republic of Germany. ThereforeHamburgis both a city and a state. Located in the northern region, the city is a major port on theElb... [ read more ]