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 ]

Lubeck, the capital of the Hanseatic League

Lubeck, the capital of the Hanseatic League

The Hanseatic Leagueor the “Queen of Hanse”, simply known as Hanse or Hansa, was a group of cities and merchant guilds that traded along the coast of North Europe form the Baltic to the North Seaduring the 13th-17th century. The League had its own commercial rules and authority. Although it had the organization of a city-state, the league has only acted as an alliance of small cities enjoying autonomy, liberty and protection from foreign rulers. About the capital     ... [ read more ]

The romantic city of Heidelberg

The romantic city of Heidelberg

Heidelberg is a beautiful German city in the state of Baden-Württemberg (one of the 16 federal states, also known as the home of Black Forrest). One of the most popular German travel destinations, Heidelberg is a true jewel and is considered to be a very romantic city by both locals and visitors. The romantic city of Heidelberg is not just a beautiful and artistic city, but it is also home to large academic institutions with a rich history in Germany (in the same way as Cambridge is to the ... [ read more ]

Main attractions in Frankfurt

Main attractions in Frankfurt

Many people travel to Frankfurt every year, either for business, for pleasure or for studying. The city is like a magnet for tourists and for the business people who wish to see the main attractions in Frankfurt. This is the most international city in the country. It is called Frankfurt am Main because it lies on both sides of the Main River. Besides being the largest financial centre in Europe, with its incredible skyscrapers, the city is also the historical site of coronations and is also kn... [ read more ]