Garmisch-Partenkirchen is the perfect place to base yourself when exploring the Bavarian Alps of Germany. We spent almost a week here exploring the southern part of Germany. We hadn’t even heard of this town, which is home to Germany’s highest mountain, before planning our trip to Germany. But once we arrived, we quickly learned that it is the best place… Read More
Germany is a country that straddles Western and Central Europe. It is a popular travel destination and our Germany travel guides have you covered for trip planning.
When telling people we were traveling to Germany this summer, we didn’t exactly get the “wow” reception we usually do with places like France or Italy. Germany doesn’t have that romanticized reputation that other European destinations have. Even our bank manager mentioned how Germany seems cold and uninviting. But after spending 10 days exploring the jaw-dropping region of Bavaria, we… Read More
Berlin resident Thomas Carney shares his recommendations for the top historical places to visit in Berlin. Berlin, the capital of Germany, has a rich, storied past stretching back through the Cold War, the two world wars to the swinging 20s and beyond. Today it is the second largest city in the European Union after London. At the same time, you’ll… Read More