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Neuschwansteinstraße 20, 87645 Schwangau, Germany
Few sights encapsulate the magical feel of the Bavarian Alps like Neuschwanstein Castle. The impressive towers, vast halls, and mountain-top setting bring out your inner child, transporting you back to a time of bedtime stories and...
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Römerberg, 60329 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
There’s no better way to experience the festivities of the holidays than Christmas markets (Weihnachtsmarkt) in Germany, and Frankfurt's is particularly beautiful. The markets take place usually in the center of the town, and you'll find all...
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Am Sandtorkai 36, 20457 Hamburg, Germany
Stretching for 1.5 kilometers within the HafenCity quarter, the Speicherstadt is the world’s largest integrated complex of warehouses. The district comprises a series of warehouses built on oak piles rising from canals dug deep enough to allow...
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Domkloster 4, 50667 Köln, Germany
August 6th, 2004 As a non-religious person, I am still a big fan of church architecture. Its hard to get more iconic than the Cologne Cathedral. If you visit and arrive from the train station, you are dumped out directly beside it. Climb the...
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79868 Feldberg, Germany
The Black Forest's largest mountain, Feldberg, has all the amenities you'd expect from a mountaintop destination. There's a ski resort, a wildlife museum and even a backpacker hostel, but visit in the late autumn/early winter and you can actually...
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Maulbeerallee, 14469 Potsdam, Germany
I was staying in Berlin for a few days, and the weather had turned unseasonably cold. Even though it was raining, I decided to take a break from the city and went to Sanssouci. I had been sick for a few days, but despite my worries, Sanssouci was...
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10965 Berlin, Germany
Viktoriapark in Kreuzberg is a great gem of a park hidden in Berlin. The park is located on a small hill and is easy to get to with public transporation. There's a beer garden at the top of the hill with great views of the city. The western side...
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Prinzregentenstraße, 80538 München, Germany
It takes some German engineering to surf in land-locked Bavaria. But endless rides are possible on the Eisbach wave, a man-made, standing curl in the middle of a narrow artificial stream that runs through the English Garden. It has drawn both...
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Bonn-Zentrum, Bonn, Germany
The severed heads of the martyrs Cassius and Florentius are an unusual sculpture to be situated in the open plaza of the Bonn Münster, one of Germany's oldest churches. While a rather conspicuous reminder of the price these patron saints paid for...
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Münsterplatz in Bonn offers you not only the view of one of Germany's oldest cities, but an excellent opportunity to pay tribute to one of the best composers of the history of the world: Beethoven. Explore the square with its coffee shops and...
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Bonn, Germany's former capital, is a small place and everything is accessible in only a few minutes. Locals love to ride their bikes and the city offers an amazing network of parks that seem to be connected. You can ride alongside the Rhein river...
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Titisee, 79822, Germany
In the shadows of the Black Forest, Lake Titisee is a scenic viewpoint not far from Feldberg mountain. Alongside Seestraße, boats are available for hire during the warmer months when the glacial lake isn't frozen over. The town of Titisee-Neustadt...
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Münsterplatz, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Start the day at the Münsterplatz market (best on Saturdays). Try the fresh-pressed carrot-apple-orange-ginger juice and some tofu wurst. If you're the academic type, you might also be interested in walking around the university campus to see the...
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Black Forest, CO, USA
The Black Forest, Schwardzwald in German, is a gorgeous pine-wooded mountain range in Baden-Württemberg with a number of historic towns. If the numerous Michelin star restaurants in this area (think black forest ham and black forest cake) aren’t...
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Wiehre, Freiburg, Germany
While walking through the Black Forest, we took a path that lead up to a clearing, offering this view of houses nestled into the hillside. As soon as we reached the top of the hill we saw that there were also huge rainclouds headed our way. We...
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Klamm, 82481 Mittenwald, Germany
Legend has it that the Leutaschklamm is home to ghosts and goblins who live deep down in the gorge. Have a look for yourself, but even if you don't find any, the scenic panoramic walkway on high bridges over roaring waters won't leave you...
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85221 Dachau, Germany
Dachau Concentration Camp is only 32 kilometres away from Munich and makes for an easy day trip. It is easily accessible by car and public transport. Visiting a Nazi Concentration Camp is not for the faint-hearted. Time stands still here. The...
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Bergstraße 2, 82346 Andechs, Germany
Andechs Monastery is Bavaria's oldest pilgrimage Church, attracting over 30,000 pilgrims each year. Fortunately, you don't have to be a pilgrim to reach it. You can just hop on a train from Munich. Then either take a bus, or a walk up the hill for...
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Cafiko is an institution in Haidhausen, almost like a second living room for some locals! The cafe is small but cozy with a large sofa and sugar bowls with friendly service. In warm weather there are also a few outdoor tables. There are usually...
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80638 Munich, Germany
Nature lovers in Munich, set your beer stein down and head to the Botanic Garden, home to approximately 14,000 plant species on 55 acres. See turtles and fish in the greenhouse ponds, and check out the native Bavarian plants in the outdoor...
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Lilienstraße 51, 81669 München, Germany
Tradition meets innovation at Wirthaus in der Au. Although a variety of Bavarian dishes are served, they're famous for their dumplings which they re-invent with creative twists. Perhaps that's what keeps the locals coming back, or maybe it's their...
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Rindermarkt 1, 80331 München, Germany
On a clear day, head to St. Peter’s in the heart of Munich’s Old Town and get ready to climb. Visitors can ascend 306 stairs to a lookout that wraps around the church’s clocktower. After braving the narrow staircase, you’re rewarded with bird’...
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Christmas mangers have been a tradition in Munich since 1597. You can bring a small piece of history back home with you by purchasing a manger itself, or some of the smaller handmade wooden or unbreakable plastic figurines to go in a manger. The...
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Salvatorplatz 2, 80333 München, Germany
In a quiet hof (courtyard), just steps away from all the hustle and bustle near Odeonsplatz, to the right of Theatinerkirche, you will find the tranquil Café Arzmiller. In the style of classic coffeehouses, it offers a sophisticated ambience both...
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Odeonspl. 18, 80539 München, Germany
Tambosi is Munich's oldest continuously operated coffeehouse. It describes itself as the "most Italian place in Munich," where the lifestyle is much further south than the rest of the city. Much of the dolce vita at Tambosi takes place outside,...
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Residenzstraße 1, 80333 München, Germany
The Munich Residenz was the seat of government and residence of Bavarian royalty for over 400 years. It's also home to the Treasury which showcases the jewel collections of former Bavarian rulers. A self-guided audio tour of the Residenz and...
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Heidelberg, Germany
On a sunny spring afternoon, the slope below the ruins of the castle in Heidelberg, where 'sheep may safely graze'...almost absurdly picturesque. One of my most vivid childhood memories is of visiting this castle with an 'uncle and auntie'--close...
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Munich, Germany
English Garden, located on the Isar River in Munich, opened in 1789. This large public area was named "Englischer Garten" because it was designed and landscaped in the style of a classic English park. It is one of the world's largest urban parks,...
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Herrmannsdorf 7, 85625 Glonn, Germany
Bavarians love their pork. Enjoy the region’s best about 30 minutes outside Munich at Das Wirtshaus zum Herrmannsdorfer Schweinsbräu, part of an organic farm cooperative that includes a bakery, a brewery, vegetable gardens, and, of course, happy...
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Karlspl., München, Germany
Karlsplatz, the city center nicknamed Stachus after a pub Beim Stachus, is home to local life and history, making it the perfect place to start exploring Munich. Around this central hub you'll find that farmers' markets, historical interest...
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Prinzregentenstraße 3, 80538 München, Germany
The Bayerisches Nationalmuseum is a bit off the beaten tourist path, appearing to attract mainly Germans. It is a big, beautiful building with many floors and wings. Bayerisches tells the story of Germany, with objects and sculpture tracing its...
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Munich, Germany
The Englischer Garten of Munich is a huge park within the city that has so many different things to see and do. There's an Asian pagoda that is part beer hall, part food stall emporium (think sauerkraut, sausage, and fried potatoes) where you can...
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Schloß Nymphenburg 1, 80638 München, Germany
Nymphenburg Palace ("Schloss Nymphenburg" in German) is a Baroque palace built between 1664 and 1675. It was the main summer residence of the Bavarian of the House of Wittelsbach. The exterior and expansive grounds are very impressive, more so...
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Neumarkt, 01067 Dresden, Germany
A recently rebuilt Lutheran church that was destroyed in the fire bomb raid that devastated this city in February, 1945. Original pieces of the church were used in its reconstruction and are a darker color.
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Lennéstraße 1, 19053 Schwerin, Germany
Located just an hour from Hamburg, Schwerin is the capital of the Mecklenburg-Vorpommern state of Germany. The city sits between a handful of lakes and is just a stone's throw from the Baltic Sea in the north. The Schwerin Castle (or Palace) sits...
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Marienplatz 1, 80331 München, Germany
I would compare Marienplatz to the Grand Place in Brussels, but with a Bavarian twist. The square in Munich is almost as large, and its town hall just as impressive. A beautiful destination for lovers of architecture. While the square itself is a...
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This bridge is as beautiful at night as it is in the day time. It is covered in locks placed there by people to commemorate their love for one another and also by others as a memorial to lost family and lovers. The bridge is so heavy with locks...
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Altstadt, Freiburg, Germany
Freiburg (also Freiburg im Breisgau) is a picturesque university town in the German state of Baden-Württemburg. The city's Old City (or Altstadt) features a large cathedral and town square, with two of the old town gates still standing. The...
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Hauptstätter Str. 61, 70178 Stuttgart, Germany
Hubby and I celebrated 11 years of marriage and because we both love sushi, we got a reservation at Origami in downtown Stuttgart. I am no expert and I have never been to Japan to recognize authentic sushi, but this food was superb. Definitely try...
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Rothenburg ob der Tauber, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany
We spent a wonderful afternoon in the walled medieval town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber, about one and a half hours from Stuttgart. Rothenburg ob der Tauber brings the Middle Ages and the Renaissance to life, before your eyes.The unique atmosphere...
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01824 Königstein, Germany
Königstein Fortress also known as the Saxon Bastille, is a hilltop fortress near Dresden, in Saxon Switzerland, Germany, above the town of Königstein on the left bank of the River Elbe. It is one of the largest hilltop fortifications in Europe and...
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Konrad-Adenauer-Straße 4, 70173 Stuttgart, Germany
Europe's largest Spring festival takes place in Stuttgart every spring. A large number of rides including a 47 meter tall ferris wheel offer a lot of fun for the visitors. Get your lederhosen or dirndl on and go if you have the chance. You can...
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August-Böckstiegel-Straße 2, 01326 Dresden, Germany
From Pillnitz you can catch a river steamboat back to Dresden. For one hour you can ride down the Elbe river, enjoy a beer and a snack and be mesmerized by the beautiful scenery. You will pass by castles, vineyards and beautiful villas on the...
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Görlitz, Germany
I have not visited Saxony in other seasons but visiting it in Spring was delightful. Lilac bushes at every corner and every garden, wisteria climbing ancient buildings, tulip arrangements in every park really complement this beautiful part of ...
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Am Schillergarten, Dresden, Germany
No trip to Dresden is complete without a visit to Schiller Garten, dating from the end of the 17th century, and situated at the foot of the King Albert Bridge, on the shores of the Elbe River. For a few euros you can choose half a chicken with...
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Nikolaikirchhof 3, 04109 Leipzig, Germany
St Nicholas Church has long been one of the most famous in Leipzig, Germany, and rose to national fame in 1989, with the Monday Demonstrations when it became the centre of peaceful revolt against communist rule.The church was built in about 1165...
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An der Frauenkirche 12, 01067 Dresden, Germany
I am not gonna lie, while in Saxony you will eat a lot of pork but some places are better than others. One great place is restaurant Pulverturm, a former Powder Tower fortification used to store gunpowder. Decorated in medieval style, the...
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Schloßallee, 01468 Moritzburg, Germany
Moritzburg Castle, the former residence of Augustus the Strong - King of Poland and Elector of Saxony - is just 20 minutes' drive from Dresden city center, surrounded by a beautiful man made pond and forest. Precious porcelain, furniture and...
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Bastei has become the most popular day trip destination in Saxon Switzerland. To me it looks like a very green Grand Canyon. From a height of 194m you can enjoy the picturesque panorama and view the miniature villages on the Elbe River. At the...
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Schloßstraße 16, 01067 Dresden, Germany
Not many things are old on Dresden due to the Second World War but the center was rebuilt in the original style so it get the name Old Town. Spring in Dresden brings color to this beautiful part of town. The Opera House is especially beautiful...
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Hinter der Burg 6, 73614 Schorndorf, Germany
Schorndorf, Germany was first documented in the year 1235. In the 16th century, Schorndorf was the second richest town in Württemberg after Stuttgart. Its viniculture, with six wine presses, and its wine and salt trade, as well as numerous other...
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Wilhelma 13, 70376 Stuttgart, Germany
Wilhelma was initially built as a royal palace, and now sits on a 30-hectare plot of land split between a zoo and botanical garden, in the northern suburbs of Stuttgart, Germany. It was built from 1842 to 1853, for King Wilhelm I of Wuerttemberg,...
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Rathauspl. 1, 78465 Konstanz, Germany
My favorite spot in Southern Germany for picking strawberries is Dingelsdorf, by Lake Konstanz. We always make it a day trip. Pick strawberries, go to their shop for cheeses, wine and different cold cuts and finish on the mini rocky beach in...
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Eyachtal 1, 75305 Neuenbürg, Germany
We found out about Fischzucht Zordel, in Neuenbürg/Eyachtal a little while ago and decided to give it a try. The location is superb and the distance from farm to table is only a few feet. They farm trout and sturgeon. The menu is easy to remember...
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Krummebergstraße 30, 88662 Überlingen, Germany
This is probably my favorite town at Lake Konstanz, during summer. To get here we take the inexpensive and very comfortable ferry from Vallhausen. It takes no more than 10 minutes. Once on shore I always feel like in the south of France. Palm...
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Meissen, Germany
Everywhere you turn in Saxony, there is a picture perfect view. The town of Meissen, of only thirty thousand inhabitants and home to the Meissen porcelain, is no exception. I particularly loved the view of the church from the bridge and walking...
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Düsseldorf, Germany
One cannot visit Dusseldorf without dining at Zum Schiffchen restaurant and trying one of their best dishes and specialty of the house, pork knuckle with sauerkraut and potatoes. So simple and so delicious. Kids will get a free, large gingerbread...
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Aachen, Germany
A must see while in Aachen, Germany is the Coronation Hall in the Town Hall. This double span hall, whose five cross ribbed vaults are divided by four large columns, is 45 meters long and 18.5 meters wide, and on it's completion around 1349 was...
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Domhof 1, 52062 Aachen, Germany
The Cathedral of Aachen is one of the most famous examples of occidental architecture. It is the coronation church of more than 30 German kings, burial site of Charlemagne, major pilgrimage church and cathedral church of the Aachen diocese since...
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Konrad-Adenauer-Straße 30-32, 70173 Stuttgart, Germany
Takes place every July and it's a lot of fun. There is traditional music, fish prepared in many ways, homemade ice-cream and waffles, and many, many more. I love the communal feel of it. The tables are shared by all so you end up having...
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Pfarrgasse 2, 71032 Böblingen, Germany
Not easy but this evening I discovered my favorite Thai restaurant in the Stuttgart area, after a few tries at other places. Samui Thai Restaurant, in Boeblingen is small, cozy, good service and excellent food. The spicy prawn soups are to die...
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Hirschtalstraße 50, 75337 Enzklösterle, Germany
We had a fantastic time at the Seewald Leisure Park in Enzklösterle-Poppeltal, hosting the longest toboggan ride in Southern Germany, with a total of 1500m up and down. The system works great, you get pulled up on one side and go down the other...
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Württembergstraße 340, 70327 Stuttgart, Germany
Along with Rosenstein Palace, the sepulchral chapel in Rotenberg is one of the most impressive examples of neoclassical architecture in the Stuttgart region. Inspired by the Pantheon in Rome, Salucci created a circular structure made from local...
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72379 Burg Hohenzollern, Germany
With fall approaching soon one of the best thing to do around the Stuttgart area is to go where you can get this fabulous bird's eye view of the Hohenzollern Castle. The foliage will change soon showing the beautiful colors around the castle. The...
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This past weekend I went to Tübingen for the first time and it was love at first sight. The center is beautiful, medieval looking with half timber buildings everywhere. But this view of the river with the colorful buildings on the side stole the...
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The Library Hall of Kloster Wiblingen is a masterpiece of the Rococo. The rich sculptural decoration crowning the magnificent ceiling fresco is a combination that creates an overwhelming impression, the highlight of any visit to Wiblingen. There...
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Bad Cannstatt is hosting the Volksfest these days but that is not the only great thing happening there. A superb little mom and pop Greek restaurant is also there called, Little Greek Taverna. I know, going to Bad Cannstatt for Greek food when...
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I want to share this little Italian place we found while in Tübingen. Pizzeria Invitto is a small mom and pop place with just 4 tables downstairs that serves the best tagliatelle with black summer truffles. It's very difficult to find any dishes...
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Cannstatter Wasen, Mercedesstraße 50, 70372 Stuttgart, Germany
The 170th Cannstatter Volksfest started September 25th, in Bad Cannstatt, Stuttgart, Germany, and it's drawing crowds of people wearing the traditional German outfits. Our German friends say tourists go to the Oktoberfest, Germans go to the...
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86720 Nördlingen, Germany
Nördlingen is one of the walled towns on the Romantic Road. What makes this town unique is that it was built inside the crater formed by the impact of a meteorite. A major attraction in the town is the Saint Georges's Church's 90 m steeple, called...
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Mönchsrother Str. 3, 91550 Dinkelsbühl, Germany
There is no shortage of charming, colorful towns in Germany. Dinkelsbühl, one of the walled towns on the Romantic Road, in Germany, is no exception. We went yesterday and were surprised of just how empty it was around despite how gorgeous it was....
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Jahnstraße 13/1, 72213 Altensteig, Germany
Altensteig is a little town in the Northern Black Forest, about 1h away from Stuttgart. It's very traditional German, quiet and filled with superb architecture. Their Christmas Market is small, about 60 chalets, but so cute.
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Schloss Waldeck 1, 34513 Waldeck, Germany
Germany is literally dotted with castles, so many in fact that it’s hard to find an exact count though one estimate places the number at 20,000. Spend a night at any of the hundreds which have been converted into hotels, and you’ll experience that...
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Georg-Christian-von-Kessler-Platz 12-16, 73728 Esslingen am Neckar, Germany
While I am by no means a champagne-aficionado, I appreciate the odd glass of bubbly every now and then. So when I stumbled upon the Kessler cellar and shop in the heart of Esslingen, just outside Stuttgart, I knew I couldn't skip it. And I'm so...
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Dresdener Str. 124, 10999 Berlin, Germany
Kreuzberg has no shortage of bars or restaurants, but we were seeking wine and wandered into the tasteful and warmly lit Ottorink Weinbar. We visited on the weekend, and business was relatively slow. Our hosts, Maxim and Marcus, attended to our...
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Oberstraße 37, 65385 Rüdesheim am Rhein, Germany
This is the tour for people who don't like tours. A stunning and inexpensive way to see this beautiful part of German wine country, this self-guided 'tour' starts in the picturesque town of Rüdesheim am Rhein with a ride over the vineyards in an...
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Ludwigstraße 5, 93047 Regensburg, Germany
Ziegler Feine Kost, a wine store located in the UNESCO World Heritage site of Regensburg, Germany, has one of the most surprising and stunning displays I have ever seen. An entire wall of the store is lined with large, graceful glass decanters...
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Güterhalle am Bahnhof, Rheingaustraße 102, 65375 Oestrich-Winkel, Germany
The Rheingau region of Germany has no shortage of wineries and sweet Rieslings, but this place, Garage Winery, and it's owner are little bit different. Anthony Hammond provides endless entertainment, as well as fascinating details about his wines...
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Eschborner Landstraße 156 - 162, 60489 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
The friendly folks at family-owned Possmann Kelterei in Rodisheim are happy to show visitors around the world of apple wine. I took the tour, sampled the wine, and enjoyed a meal in the on-site restaurant, housed in a former stable. If you're new...
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Bei den St. Pauli-Landungsbrücken, 20359 Hamburg, Germany
Go under the water in Hamburg and take a walk to the other side of the harbor. Created in 1911, the tunnel was made for vehicles and pedestrians. Take one of the four giant elevator lifts that were originally made for cars down to the tunnel, or...
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Walther-von-Cronberg-Platz 2-4, 60594 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Order a scoop of velvety organic ice cream or healthy frozen yogurt, add a handful of your favorite mix-in ingredients, and watch as the server blends and slides your dessert across the -15C slab of stone. The result? Dream Cream. The Cooking Ape,...
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Kaub, Germany
Whoever said hiking couldn’t be romantic hadn’t thought of walking the Rhine, Upper Middle Rhine. In the 40-mile stretch of the Middle Rhine Valley, the landscapes speak of historical towns and vineyard-dotting valleys, punctuated by castle ruins...
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Innsbrucker Str. 13 D, 82481 Mittenwald, Germany
Some friends had been hiking in Austria in May and had to cut the trip short because of an unexpected blizzard. After all day hiking in the snow and not prepared for it, we came to a hut that was open to guests run by a woman named Helga. Helga...
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Platzl 6-8, 80331 München, Germany
Run by Alfons Schuhbeck, Germany's most famous chef, you are virtually guaranteed an incredible dining experience. Come hungry and opt for the five-course meal to indulge your culinary senses. Schuhbeck is famous for his love of spices and...
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Pfistermühle is known for two things: its cuisine and its atmosphere. The menu changes with the seasons and is continually reinterpreted to keep it fresh. Many products are sourced locally, including wines from Franconia, an area north of Munich....
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Hackenstraße 6-8, 80331 München, Germany
Just a few minutes drive from Munich's BMW Welt, I knew this restaurant was an authentic gem when I meandered in and was greeted by a large table of smiling Germans. Dressed in Lederhosens and Dirndls, they were toasting with German beers and...
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Café Stacherias (Stachus is another name for Karlsplatz and the preferred name by locals) is a good alternative to the crowded places nearby. The first floor (that's second floor in the U.S.) provides great views overlooking Karlsplatz, so try and...
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Brienner Str. 11, 80333 München, Germany
Referred to as the "Sinful Mile," Cafe Luitpold is home to some of the finest (and most expensive) cakes and pastries in all of Munich, artfully prepared by chef Albert Ziegler. In Munich, they're legendary! Before you're seated, browse the...
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Str. der Nationen 22, 16515 Oranienburg, Germany
About one hour outside of Berlin is the Sachsenhausen concentration camp memorial. Under Nazi Germany, the concentration camp was used first as a work camp for political prisoners until eventually it was expanded and enlarged to also include...
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Bachstraße, 10555 Berlin, Germany
Tiergartenquelle couldn't be more German if it tried. In a city full of hipsters (at least in the east), this German restaurant couldn't care less about the next trend. Instead, its classic German menu features all the foods too fattening and...
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Winterfeldtstraße, 10781 Berlin, Germany
The fresh fruit and vegetable market near Nollendorfplatz is a great place to spend a Saturday afternoon. One of the largest weekly markets in Berlin, you can find fresh fruit and veggies from local producers as well as flowers, meats, and...
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Cora-Berliner-Straße 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Occupying a prominent space between Brandenburg Gate and Potsdamer Platz, this memorial (also known as the Holocaust-Mahnmal, or Holocaust Memorial) has almost 3,000 gray oblong pillars (stelae), arranged at varying heights, that form a kind of...
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Friedrichstraße 43-45, 10117 Berlin, Germany
The year I spent vagabonding around Europe and the Middle East after college was one of the most educational experiences of my life. The train ride from West Germany into West Berlin was very different. Once we crossed into East Germany, the East...
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32 Mehringdamm, 10961 Berlin, Germany
It’s often a surprise for visitors to Berlin to discover that Turkish postwar immigrants created the popular döner kebab here. The city takes its kebabs seriously, and there are several hot spots whose reputation precedes them. One such...
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Mehringdamm 36, 10961 Berlin, Germany
Everyone in Berlin has a favorite place to eat currywurst—tasty chopped pork sausage doused in a sauce made of curry powder and ketchup—but Curry 36 in Kreuzberg (along with Konnopke’s in Prenzlauer Berg) is one of the most...
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Graefestraße 77, 10967 Berlin, Germany
Located in the popular Graefekiez area between Kreuzberg and Neukolln, this burger bar & restaurant serves my favorite burgers in Berlin. Besides having a friendly staff, the restaurant lives up to the neighborhood's alternative reputation. The...
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Vor dem Schlesischen Tor 3, 10997 Berlin, Germany
The nightclub Chalet is located on the busy nightlife-riddled street of Schlesische Strasse. Just steps from one of Berlin's longtime hipster nightclubs, Club der Visionaire, Chalet is relatively new to the scene. Open since 2012, the club is run...
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Alt-Stralau 70, 10245 Berlin, Germany
Berlin’s most surreal bar experience is right where you’d expect it to be—in the trendy Friedrichshain neighborhood. Just a few blocks from some of Berlin’s most legendary nightclubs, the club Wilde Renate is a mismatched collection of buildings...
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Skalitzer Str. 95A, 10997 Berlin, Germany
The Hühnerhaus 36 in Kreuzberg is a Berlin institution. The chicken stand/kiosk is right outside an entrance to the always crowded and ever-popular Görlitzer Park. For under 5 you can get half a roast chicken...mit pommes (with fries). Get it with...
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Skalitzer Str. 51, 10997 Berlin, Germany
Named after wilderness activist John Muir, this trendy cocktail bar in Kreuzberg serves classic libations with a twist. The menu regularly changes, and the interior of the basement bar (lit by candles) is cozy and comfortable—great for cool...
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Warschauer Pl. 6, 10245 Berlin, Germany
As someone who appreciates "champagne taste on a beer budget," PLUS Hostel Berlin was right up my alley. The hostel boasts amenities like an indoor pool, sauna, laundry room, courtyard, art gallery, full bar and restaurant and location next to...
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Residenzplatz 2, 97070 Würzburg, Germany
Located on both banks of the Main River is stately Bavarian Würzburg, which if translated means “spicy town.” While it lays no claim to growing cardamom, cloves or pepper, it has a long and quirky history which dates well back to before the 4th...
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Ul. Julija Nepota 4, 21000, Split, Croatia
Diocletian's Palace in Split on an overcast day, such a lovely, crumbling world or beige, green, and gray.