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City Guide: Nuremberg – Home to Castles and Lebkuchen

City Guide: Nuremberg – Home to Castles and Lebkuchen

Nuremberg is one of Germany’s most historic and beautiful cities. When people think of Neremberg the Reich Party Rally Grounds and the Nuremberg Trials often come to mind. But there’s so much more to this city making it a great choice for a city break, family holiday or business trip. Take a look at our...
The best room escapes in Frankfurt

The best room escapes in Frankfurt

As one of Europe’s great centres of culture and commerce, Frankfurt attracts businesspeople and tourists from around the world. Room escapes have become an increasingly popular form of entertainment, providing immersive experiences in which participants must solve puzzles to earn their freedom. Testing your nerve, challenging your problem-solving skills and pushing you to collaborate with...
Visiting Allianz Arena, home of Bayern Munich

Visiting Allianz Arena, home of Bayern Munich

Germany’s biggest football club, Bayern Munich, has a legion of loyal fans all over the world. If you’re visiting Munich, it’s definitely worth squeezing in a visit to their state-of-the-art Allianz Arena. Bayern Munich has a fanbase that stretches far beyond the borders of Bavaria. Officially accredited fan clubs have sprung up across the globe:...
The Tübingen duck race

The Tübingen duck race

The German town of Tübingen is currently gearing up for its annual duck race, which really is exactly what it sounds like. Every year, around 7,000 bold competitors rush speedily down the river, accompanied by cheers from thousands of spectators. In the first half of October every year, the student town of Tübingen – or more...
An insider’s guide to Frankfurt

An insider’s guide to Frankfurt

Frankfurt is a city of many sides. From the booming business environment and slick financial districts to the traditional buildings and eclectic restaurants, the city has a unique, distinctive character that attracts and welcomes visitors year after year. To get a true feel for this intriguing city, we decided to seek the valuable input of...
Go Medieval in Nuremberg's Old Town

Go Medieval in Nuremberg’s Old Town

Bavaria’s second city, Nuremberg, is bursting at the seams with history: both ancient and modern. Take a stroll through the old town’s cobbled streets to discover fascinating traces of the city’s medieval past.  Nuremberg may have become infamous as the favoured location for Nazi Party rallies and the resulting war crime trials after WWII, but its history stretches...
A guide to eating and drinking in Frankfurt's trendy Nordend district

A guide to eating and drinking in Frankfurt’s trendy Nordend district

Frankfurt might be known as a financial hub, but focusing on all those figures can be hungry work. With sizzling sausages, wonderful wine and delectable desserts, business lunches and after-work drinks could be the highlight of your trip in Nordend.  Welcome to Nordend Few people know this city as well Phanny Ngo from Eat the World, which has...
The Munich Marathon

The Munich Marathon

This autumn, the echo of the starting pistol and the cheering of crowds will resound through the streets of one of Europe’s great cities. The Munich Marathon takes over the Bavarian capital on 11 October, and whether you’re a competitor or spectator, it’s a great time to see the city.  Take on the challenge, take in...
Where to try traditional Bavarian food in Munich

Where to try traditional Bavarian food in Munich

The Bavarians know exactly what they’re doing when it comes to comfort food. Hearty sausages teamed with sweet and tangy mustard, doughy dumplings paired with rich roast meat, and crisp pastry desserts loaded with whipped cream make Bavarian cuisine the foodie equivalent of a big warm hug. As the capital of Bavaria, Munich is the...
Exploring the rich motoring history of Stuttgart

Exploring the rich motoring history of Stuttgart

With its rich automotive lineage, famed autobahns and Formula One world champions, it’s easy to understand why many see Germany as the spiritual home of motoring. Gavin Braithwaite-Smith of PetrolBlog and Will Wynn of MyCarHeaven share their thoughts on the country’s finest cars. “You have to admire the German car industry,” says Gavin. “From the depths of...
Nuremberg's biggest events and fairs

Nuremberg’s biggest events and fairs

Nuremberg’s annual Christmas market is famous the world over, but this city isn’t content with just one fabulous festival a year. Their program of events celebrates everything from breweries to ballet, hosting official trade fairs as well as traditional galas. Nürnberg Messe One of the biggest exhibition centers in the world, the Nürnberg Messe regularly...
Taste of Stuttgart: a foodie travel guide

Taste of Stuttgart: a foodie travel guide

Cosmopolitan Stuttgart is the perfect place to explore Germany’s ever-growing foodie scene, starting with the exotic food market and continuing through the gourmet eateries around the city. From hallmark Swabian dishes like spätzle to wood-fired pizzas and buttery lobster, you can try something new and delicious at every meal.   Food with a view Begin your culinary adventure in...
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