October 16, 1813 Beginning of the Battle of Leipzig (through October 19). The Battle of Leipzig was one of the decisive battles against … [Read More...]
Welcome to Germany
Prepare for a roller-coaster ride of feasts, treats and temptations experiencing Germany’s soul-stirring scenery, spirit-lifting culture, big-city beauties, romantic palaces and half-timbered towns.
- Schloss Favorite Rastatt – the Porcelain PalaceSchloss Favorite is a palace on the outskirts of […]
- Hohenzollern Castle – the Crown of all Castles in SwabiaHohenzollern Castle (Burg Hohenzollern) is the […]
- Mittenwald – Idyllic Village of a Thousand ViolinsLocated along the Austrian border, Mittenwald is the […]
Germany is a western European country with a landscape of forests, rivers, mountain ranges and North Sea beaches. It has over 2 millennia of history. Berlin, its capital, is home to art and nightlife scenes, the Brandenburg Gate and many sites relating to WWII. Munich is known for its Oktoberfest and beer halls, including the 16th-century Hofbräuhaus. Frankfurt, with its skyscrapers, houses the European Central Bank.