Category: Germany

Don't they just look like gingerbread houses come true? Grab the best christmas market while at it in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

Best Christmas Markets in Germany: Top Cities to Visit

When it comes to Christmas, no one does it quite like Germany. Weeks before Christmas eve kicks in, the annual Christmas markets around Germany spread the festive joy with the smell of roasted chestnuts in the air, glühwein in your veins, and enticing food delighting your taste buds. We’ve pulled together a list of the best Christmas Markets in Germany.

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Everything you need to know to get the most out of the Cologne Christmas Markets, including where to go, what to do, and what to eat.

Ultimate Guide to Cologne Christmas Markets

Once we’re past July and start heading into the second half of the year, it means Christmas is just around the corner, and you must prepare for the best time of the year. Starting at the end of November, in the beautiful city of Germany, Cologne – a stunning destination all over the year – one of the world’s greatest German

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Looking for the best Berlin Christmas Markets? We've got you covered with everything that you need to know including where to stay.

Ultimate Guide to the Best Berlin Christmas Markets

Christmas is a very special time in Germany. Very few European countries celebrate this holiday with as much passion and fun as they do. One of the best things about going to Germany during this time of the year is visiting its many Christmas markets (and finding the best Berlin Christmas Markets is a challenge in itself). These typically open

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The louvre at night, one of the many things to do in Paris

Exploring Western Europe with Thalys

Train travel in Europe is one of my favorite modes of travel. Think about it- it’s far more convenient than a bus or an airplane,  you have more room to spread out, and depending on the train, you get some neat amenities like food and drink along with wifi. The trick to really enjoying train travel is finding the train

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Looking for a place to stay in Dusseldorf? We recommend Hotel Friends

Hotel Friends Dusseldorf: Review

It’s very very rare that we fall in love with a hotel so hard and so fast. But it happened with Hotel Friends in Dusseldorf. The newly converted hotel (it was grocery store before) is one of those places that just makes you happy, and makes you want to tell all your friends. Located a quick 7-minute walk away from

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