While Berlin is a fantastic city with lots to offer, taking a day break from this hipster-cool capital and visiting the neighboring places is a great idea once in a while.
Category: Germany Attractions
Learn and visit about the best attractions in Germany with our blog posts and articles, including the best places to visit, things to do and see on your Germany vacation.
The Black Forest is a large, mountainous region in southwestern Germany, bordered by Austria. Known for its picturesque, thick evergreen forests and villages, it’s often associated with the popular Brothers Grimm fairytales. It is famous for its spa resorts, cuckoo clock manufacturing, and other unique items made in the area. The main town, Freiburg is […]
In German castles, you will find an amazing history coming alive right before your eyes. There are many wonderful castles and beautiful palaces in Germany that bring an enchanting history to life. Here is a countdown of ten spectacular castles in Germany for kids to experience with their children. […]
Some of the most popular and beautiful German countryside is located in the deep south of Germany in the Alps. The Zugspite Region is a perfect example. It connects the German and Austrian boarder and includes the highest elevation point in all of Germany. If you live in Germany along the A3 Autobahn, you’ll often […]
Did you know Germany has over 51 show caves for you to explore? Show caves are determined as any cavity under the earth’s surface that is equipped with lights and can be walked through, and Germany boasts some of the most beautiful show caves in the world. That’s not just one man’s opinion either. In […]
One of the most popular activities for tourists visiting Germany is visiting some of the country’s remarkable castles. There are over 25,000 castles and palaces throughout the country; some are in ruins, but others are in magnificent condition. Visitors can tour many of them; in some, you can even have dinner or spend the night. […]
The Black Forest, located in Baden-Wuerttemberg Germany, close to the French border, is home of the original Cuckoo clock. The famous Cuckoo clocks are all hand made and carved into many different beautiful designs. If you plan to visit this beautiful area be sure to visit the ‘Mummelsee’ (Mummel Lake) where you can find a […]
Enjoy the beautiful German culture in pictures. All of the pictures below were taken by either my sister Dana Spaulding, my wife Claudia Spaulding or myself. If you would like to use any of these pictures for personal use be my guest just please ensure that you accredit EverythingAboutGermany.com when using it. If you would […]
In Germany, Christmas Markets (Weihnachtsmarkt,) are a traditional Holiday gathering, which attracts Germans and tourists from all around to celebrate with music, drinks, food, shopping, and holiday spirit. History of Christmas Markets in Germany You will find a Christmas Market in the center of just about every German town, big or small and just about […]
The Christmas holiday in Germany begins on December 24th and ends on the 26th. On the 24th (Christmas Eve), most Germans work a half day and shops are open until the early afternoon. Gifts are usually opened on the evening of the 24th. Christmas day is a little different. Unlike the U.S., Germany celebrates two […]
Mountains in Germany are some of the most beautiful in the world. They are spread out across much of central and southern Germany and provide a wide array of fun, healthy outdoor activities. The mountain ranges in Germany vary from large to small, and no matter where you are in the country you not far […]