Category: Germany

How to visit the best Christmas markets in Bavaria in Germany

Kempten Christmas Market in Bavaria in southern Germany It had been a long time since I had yet to travel to see the famous Christmas markets in Germany, and finally last year I had the opportunity to visit one of them. Indeed, in the trip that I then made in Bavaria, a region in southern Germany, which had as its main objective to visit Neuschwanstein Castle, there was no need for a walk through the Christmas markets.
Best tours and excursions in Spanish to visit Berlin and surroundings
Best tours and excursions in Spanish to visit Berlin and surroundings
Reichstag German Parliament building in Berlin Berlin is one of the most fashionable European cities in recent times to include in a vacation trip. But it is also an ideal destination for, taking advantage of a bridge, to get away to the capital of Germany. Looking forward to your trip, and if this is the first time you are going to visit the German capital, this information will be useful with tips for it, including essential visits to Berlin.
The best tips to visit and enjoy Berlin in three days
The best tips to visit and enjoy Berlin in three days
Brandenburg Gate in Berlin Berlin has recently become one of the most visited European cities by Spaniards. Moreover, it is a very suitable destination for a trip taking advantage of a bridge since in the capital of Germany you will find numerous and varied attractions.
How to visit the Reichstag for free and climb the dome of Norman Foster in Berlin
How to visit the Reichstag for free and climb the dome of Norman Foster in Berlin
Reichstag German Parliament Building in Berlin A highly recommended visit on your tourist trip to Berlin is the German Parliament building, known as the Bundestag or Reichtag. In addition to seeing the great neo-Renaissance facade of this historic building from the large meadow in front of it, the great attraction of this visit is to climb the roof of the Reichstag.
How to visit and climb the dome of the Frauenkirche church in Dresden
How to visit and climb the dome of the Frauenkirche church in Dresden
Frauenkirche Church in the Neumarkt square in Dresden If there is a monument that will impress you during your visit to Dresden, in eastern Germany, it is undoubtedly the Frauenkirche. That is the name of the imposing Baroque architectural style church that presides over Neumarkt Square, the most important of the reconstructed historic center.
Tips for visiting Dresden, the Florence of the Elbe in eastern Germany
Tips for visiting Dresden, the Florence of the Elbe in eastern Germany
Seen from the dome of the Dresden Frauenkirche If there is a city that arouses great tourist interest in eastern Germany, in the regions that were part of the missing German Democratic Republic, that is undoubtedly Dresden. Until my recent trip to this German city, I knew that Dresden was a city with great historical heritage and great beauty, which explains its nickname La Florencia del Elba.
Neuschwanstein, the fairytale castle in Bavaria in southern Germany
Neuschwanstein, the fairytale castle in Bavaria in southern Germany
Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria in southern Germany For a long time I wanted to return to Neuschwanstein Castle, which I had already visited twice, but many years ago. Now in a short trip to Bavaria in southern Germany, where I have also been able to visit Christmas markets and the town of Füssen, I have had the opportunity to walk again through this impressive castle.
The best places to see on your visit to Bremen in one day
The best places to see on your visit to Bremen in one day
Statue of Rolando next to the old town hall of Bremen As you can imagine, the main tourist attraction of a city like Bremen, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, is located in its historic center. Of course, on a long weekend trip you will have the opportunity to discover other interesting places that will allow you to have a wider view of this historic city in northern Germany.
How to visit the best Christmas markets in Bavaria in Germany
How to visit the best Christmas markets in Bavaria in Germany
Kempten Christmas Market in Bavaria in southern Germany It had been a long time since I had yet to travel to see the famous Christmas markets in Germany, and finally last year I had the opportunity to visit one of them. Indeed, in the trip that I then made in Bavaria, a region in southern Germany, which had as its main objective to visit Neuschwanstein Castle, there was no need for a walk through the Christmas markets.
Guide with the best tips to visit Heidelberg in Germany
Guide with the best tips to visit Heidelberg in Germany
Panoramic views of Heidelberg from the Philosophers' promenade in Germany One of the most beautiful tourist routes you can do in Germany is to visit the Neckar River Valley, which runs meandering through wooded hills and where you will find beautiful villages and castles. This tour begins (or ends ...) in Heidelberg, a charming city located north of the route, with a historic reputation for being the headquarters of the first University of Germany founded in 1386.
Bremen - This is the visit of the historic Gothic town hall
Bremen - This is the visit of the historic Gothic town hall
Bremen Town Hall in the Market Square in northern Germany From the point of view of cultural heritage I tell you that your trip to Bremen, in northern Germany, will be the main focus of the central Market Square. In this corner is where the main tourist icons of the city are concentrated.
12 activities to do on your trip to Bremen in northern Germany
12 activities to do on your trip to Bremen in northern Germany
Bremen Market Square in Germany Surely the main reason that will take you on a trip to Bremen is to enjoy a historical heritage that has included this beautiful city in northern Germany on the Unesco list of World Heritage sites . But on an ideal visit for a long weekend getaway thanks to the availability of direct flights from Spain, you have other alternatives to enjoy Bremen.
Berlin - Stroll through the gardens of Charlottenburg Palace
Berlin - Stroll through the gardens of Charlottenburg Palace
Gardens of the Charlottenburg Palace in Berlin One of the most pleasant places to stroll in Berlin is the gardens of the Charlottenburg Palace. These are baroque gardens that extend behind the great building of this royal palace, one of the monuments that you should not miss on your trip to the German capital.
Berlin - 1933 Book Burning Monument in Bebelplatz
Berlin - 1933 Book Burning Monument in Bebelplatz
Commemorative monument of the Burning of Books of 1933 in Bebelplatz in Berlin On your trip to Berlin, as you can imagine, there are many traces of the persecution of the Jews by the Nazis. But you will find these traces above all in the so-called Jewish Quarter, or Barrio de las Granjas, where you can see some monuments that commemorate various events that took place at that time in the city of Berlin.
Heidelberg - Discover the amazing University Student Jail
Heidelberg - Discover the amazing University Student Jail
Heidelberg University Student Jail That Heidelberg is a historic university city in Germany, it is a reality that you see during your visit to this beautiful city on the banks of the Neckar River. The building of the historic university, in the central square of the University of Heidelberg, is a clear architectural exponent of this tradition.
Dresden - Royal Palace, a walk through the history and treasures of the city
Dresden - Royal Palace, a walk through the history and treasures of the city
Dresden Royal Palace Perhaps the greatest exponent of the historical and cultural importance of the city of Dresden, east of Germany, is found in the Royal Palace, also known as the Residential Palace. It will undoubtedly be the impressive dome of the Baroque Frauenkirche church that will attract your attention the most when you arrive in the historic center of Dresden, but it is in the Royal Palace where the most important treasures of its history are concentrated.
Heidelberg - Renaissance house Zum Ritter in the Market Square
Heidelberg - Renaissance house Zum Ritter in the Market Square
Zum Ritter House in the Heidelberg Market Square in Germany Possibly the main architectural jewel of the historic city of Heidelberg in Germany. I am referring to the Zum Ritter House, which you can see in the central Market Square of this city of great university tradition. Also known as the Knight's House, it was built in 1592 by a merchant, and is one of the only houses in Heidelberg that have survived the devastating invasions and fires of the late 17th century.
Bremen - This is St. Peter's Cathedral in the Market Square
Bremen - This is St. Peter's Cathedral in the Market Square
St. Peter's Cathedral in Bremen in northern Germany I anticipate that the highly recommended trip to Bremen, northern Germany, your visit will focus on the central Market Square, where the most prominent and popular monuments of the city are concentrated. First, the old town hall with its beautiful Renaissance facade, and the statue of Rolando, both declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco.
Heidelberg - This is the church of the Holy Spirit in the central market square
Heidelberg - This is the church of the Holy Spirit in the central market square
Church of the Holy Spirit in the market square of Heidelberg There is no doubt that Heidelberg Castle, or rather, its structure, is the main monument of the beautiful university city on the banks of the Neckar River in Germany. But in the most central square of Heidelberg you find another very prominent monument, not far from the historic Carlos Teodoro Bridge.
Berlin - Marienkirche, great gothic church in Alexanderplatz
Berlin - Marienkirche, great gothic church in Alexanderplatz
Marienkirche Church, next to Alexanderplatz in Berlin Without a doubt, the most important monument that you find on the great esplanade that extends next to the central Alexanderplatz square in Berlin is the Marienkirche church, or St. Mary's church. Due to its location in the park next to the Television Tower, you will have no problem locating it.
Berlin - Shocking Piety of Kollwitz in New Guard building
Berlin - Shocking Piety of Kollwitz in New Guard building
The Pieta de Kollwitz in the New Berlin Guard One of the most amazing and shocking corners you can see on the central Unter der Linden avenue in Berlin is the one you find in the New Guard building (Die Neue Wache). Between the Museum Island and Bebelplatz square, in front of the Berlin Opera, you will see this small building with a characteristic neoclassical facade, which was completed in 1918.