Discover the vast country of Germany
Germany is a country with a turbulent past. Whilst things have vastly improved Germany still contends with a certain amount of prejudice. Today, Germany is a wealthy nation at the forefront of global politics and the world's economy. Its difficult past and its modernized present make Germany a fascinating holiday destination. German culture is strong as is seen in its people and its surroundings. Besides vibrant city life, Germany has many gorgeous natural attractions from the Black Forest to the Danube River. Many tourists visit Germany for special events such as the Ocktoberfest and various music festivals. Germany is a country of diversity and tourists from all age groups will find it an amazing holiday destination.
The multicultural city of Berlin never goes to sleep. No matter the time you will find a club or shop open for business. Berlin is no dull capital but a truly unique cultural experience. Three sections of the Berlin Wall, which was demolished in 1989, remain in place and many museums in the area provide tourists with insight into its history. If you are in the mood to take a stroll through Berlin, there are many marked walks to guide you to some of the significant sights in the city. Alternatively make your way to a park to relax for a while. Shopping in Berlin is every shopaholics dream and the restaurants will leave you satisfied. Enjoy the evening at a theatre or opera house and then finish off your night or morning at an energy-filled nightclub. Berlin is a city that will keep you going day and night.
Munich is a rich blend of delightful old buildings which house ultra-modern high-tech goods. This city will leave you feeling as if you have just entered into a large village not a major city. Munich boasts a busy film and fashion industry, a fantastic soccer league and a large concentration of publishing houses. As you move through the city you will see the tower of Petrskirche the oldest church in Munich. Experience the awe-inspiring architecture whilst walking through the Old Town. Nature fans can hike or cycle on many of the nature trails outside Munich. Munich is a city in which you will be able to truly feel Germany.
Cologne is built on the banks of the Rhine River. The landscape is breathtaking with hilltop castles, little villages, wooded hills and vineyards. Spectacular views of Cologne can be enjoyed whilst travelling on the Rhine in the boats. After taking in the sights you can stop at a floating restaurant for a delicious meal. Many outstanding examples of architecture are seen throughout the city of Cologne. Popular attractions in Cologne include the Cologne Cathedral a World Heritage Site; the Fragrance-Museum Farina House; Cologne Philharmonic Orchestra; RheinEnergie Stadion; Colonia-Hochhaus and the German & Olympic Museum. Birthplace of Eau-de-Cologne, Cologne is a great choice for your next holiday.