Germany Travel Guide

Germany Travel Guide

History, culture and natural beauty perhaps best describe the essence of vacationing in Germany. From half-timber medieval towns to cosmopolitan cities Germany offers thoroughly the engaging mix of tradition and modernity. With its historic cities and small towns, it possesses an abundance of forests and mountains. Best known for its Oktoberfest and World War 2 history, Germany is also home to some of Europe’s most beautiful scenery, fairytale castles, important historic sites, and lively party scenes. Located in the heart of Europe, Germany has a sound influence on the continent by maintaining Europe’s most powerful economy. 

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Rothenberg – a city famous for its Christmas items is one of the must-visit destinations in Germany. The walled city of Rothenberg sits in a plateau overlooking the Tauber River in Bavaria. Straight from the pages of a fairytale, the town is famous for its extremely well preserved medieval center. Do not miss to pay a visit to the Town Hall, the seat of city government since medieval times. Climbing the steps of the 13th-century hall’s tower fascinates the tourists with stunning views of the city.  

For those travelers who love exploring islands, the Rugen Island located in the Baltic Sea, and the largest island of Germany provides them with a chance to see the charming villas, romantic seaside resorts, and beautiful beaches. The star attraction that makes Rugen Island a popular destination among the tourist is its Jasmund National Park. The park is famous for its unique chalk cliffs rising 528 ft. over the sea. Another notable feature of this wonderful island includes Cape Arkona, where tourists can visit the old lighthouse, remnants of Slavic Castle and picturesque fishing village. 

Cologne – one of the most popular places to visit in Germany situated on the Rhine River; offering a vibrant array of attractions, buzzing nightlife, and stellar art and culture, is a destination no one wants to miss. Cologne has some of the impressive landmarks including the Cologne Cathedral and the Twelve Romanesque Churches – the magnificent example of medieval architecture. 

Home to Germany’s Oldest University, and with historic treasures like the medieval Old Bridge, the Heidelberg Castle, the Church of the Holy Spirit and the Knight St. George House; it is no wonder that Heidelberg is a popular tourist destination. The pubs, restaurants, museums, art galleries, and shops; and everything in the city’s square as it beat like a heart 24/7. 

Some other places to visit in Germany include Neuschwanstein castle –Germany’s most photographed building, BMW Museum, Reichstag Building, Dresden Frauenkirche, Berlin wall, the Romantic Rhine, the Mines of Rummelsburg in Goslar, Dachau Concentration camp, and much more. 

The most recommendable way to explore Germany is by Train as it is cheap and fast.  DB app – the app for the train will make your trip easier. Moreover, Germany has a lot of interesting typical food so be sure to try some of them instead of only eating fast food, and do remember Cash is king here so don’t miss to keep cash with you.