HOHENZOLLERN - AWESOME NEO-GOTHIC CASTLE

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Trip date: July 26., 2014
Hohenzollern is one the most impressive castles that we saw. The castle is located in Baden-Wurtemberg about 60 km south of Stuttgart.
It is the ancestral seat of Hohenzollern and a very popular tourist destination. Hundreds thousands of people visit it every year. No wonder, it is on magnificent  place in the foothills of the Swabian Alps. The location promised an awesome view of the surroundings. Read More...

TODTMOOS - TYPISCH SCHWARZWALD

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Trip date: July 26., 2014 - August 2., 2014
Until 2014 we did many short trips to Germany, but the first long holiday we made in the summer of 2014 was Schwarzwald (Black Forest). Schwarzwald is mountain range in the Southwest part of Germany in the state Baden Württemberg. It is not as high as the Alps but all tourist materials promised amazing scenes of nature and a huge number of landmarks.
We chose a location in the middle of the mountains in the town Todtmoos. It was a starting point for our trips around the entire Schwarzwald. It is a nice small town surrounded by a stunning nature. Read More...

LINDERHOF - CASTLE, AMAZING GARDENS AND A BIZARRE MUSIC HALL

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Trip date: July 4., 2014
Everyone knows Neuschwanstein. But there are more notable buildings of King Ludwig II in the Bavarian Alps. One of them is Linderhof. Linderhof is almost the opposite of Neuschwanstein. Neuschwanstein looks like a medieval castle with fortification, built on the hill for defensive reasons. Unlike Neuschwanstein, Linderhof is a low two-story building, built in a valley, surrounded by wonderful extensive gardens. Read More...

NEUSCHWANSTEIN - THE FAIRYTALE CASTLE WHERE THE KING SLEPT ONLY 11 NIGHTS

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Trip date: July 30., 2013
Neuschwanstein is something special. According to my favorite site www.germany.travel it is on first or second place (depends on year) in the ladder of the most popular tourist destinations in Germany.
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HAMBURG - WUNDERLAND AND MARITIME CAPITAL OF GERMANY

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Trip date: July 6, 2015
We travelled around the north Germany in the summer of 2015. And it was clear that one of the destinations that we could not omit was Hamburg. I had a great deal of knowledge about this city.
• I knew that it is the country's biggest port and the second-busiest in Europe,
• Despite the fact that it is a seaport, it is a distance of 100 kilometers from the North Sea. 
• I knew that it is also Germany's second largest city with a population of over 1.8 million.
• I knew that there is the glorious red-light district Reeperbahn, where the Beatles as teenagers played here in a local club.
• I knew that there two well-known football clubs: Hamburger SV and FC St. Pauli. Read More...

ROTHENBURG - TRIP TO THE MIDDLE AGES

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Trip date: July 6, 2014
Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a small town in the middle of Germany. I think nowhere else in Europe can you find such a number of original buildings dating from the middle ages.
We did a stopover on our way from the Alps. Rothenburg is a few kilometers from highway number 7 leading from the south border of Germany to the north. We knew that Rothenburg is a romantic city, but what we saw surpassed our expectations.          Read More...