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Climbing Forest Taunus

An Amazing Climbing Experience Spending time outdoors in an amazing climbing forest is a wonderful way to enjoy the scenery in the low mountains of the Taunus. Situated to the North West of Frankfurt, you could imagine that Forest Taunus was really in the jungle. With eleven exciting and tricky courses to climb around and […]


A Beautiful Medieval Town Blankenheim is a wonderful medieval town situated in the district of Eifel. Deep in the heart of the Ahr valley, the town is full of historic half timbered houses yet it possesses all the modern conveniences that a visitor could want. Visit Blankenheim Castle High above the town sits the imposing […]

Bad Münstereifel – Medieval Gem

A Fortified Town In Germany Bad Münstereifel is a fascinating small town in Germany where the old fortifications are still complete. Full of half timbered houses and having a small population of only 20,000 people, the town welcomes visitors who enjoy seeing and breathing history. History And A Spa The very narrow alleyways and passages […]

Auerbach Castle

Auerbach Castle – An Enchanting Destination Germany is full of wonderful architecture and one of the finest examples is Auerbach Castle which is situated near the town of Bensheim. This castle was an original fort and is now a listed building which is surrounded by a large forest. Although in parts the castle is a […]


An old Hanseatic City in the Sauerland The German word for southern is sauerland and this is where the town of Attendorn can be found. With a history that stretches back to the Middle Ages, this enchanting town has many historic buildings built with timber frames. Visit The Buildings In Attendorn There are so many […]

Aschersleben – The Oldest City In Saxon-Anhalt

A Historical Centre With Wonderful Architecture Established around 753 AD, the city of Aschersleben has plenty of architectural delights and it is the oldest recorded city in Saxony-Anhalt. If you love wandering around old buildings, soaking up atmosphere and enjoy seeing many different styles of architecture then Aschersleben is the place to visit. A Medieval […]

Bayreuth Opernhaus

Baroque Theatre At Its Best Designed and built between 1744 and 1748, the Bayreuth Opernhaus is one of only a few that has survived from that era. It is being fully restored to its original splendour and is now listed as a UNESCO World heritage site. As a building that encompasses the unique and beautiful […]

Anholt Castle – Rare Collections Of Art And History

Anholt Castle – A Moated Castle In Isselburg Dating from the 12th century the Anholt Castle is owned privately and it contains some very rare exhibits of art and history. After reconstruction in 1945, the castle now contains a museum and one of the largest collections of historical art in the country. Paintings And Porcelain […]

A Carriage Ride Through Münster

A Wonderful City On The River Münster is one of those beautiful German cities that is situated on a river. This is a wonderful city where there is so much to see and do and one of the best ways to explore is to take a carriage ride through Münster. Take a trip around this […]

Altena Castle – The World’s First Hostel

A Historical Attraction Travelling around and staying at different hostels is an inexpensive way to see a country and the Altena Castle which was the first ever permanent hostel still accepts guests today. The castle was opened to visitors in 1914 and received some renovation in 1944 although parts of the lower gate and forecastle […]

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