Here you’ll find all blog posts about Germany: the most helpful travel tips, most exciting destinations, most spectacular itineraries, extensive packing lists and much more!

1 Weekend, 4 Countries and 1 Cabriolet


… a unique road trip which can probably only be done in Europe Once upon a time there was a little girl. This little girl longed to see the world. She saved every penny for adventures both big and small. The little girl got bigger but her plans never changed. It took her 23 years to visit all the countries bordering her home country. This is the story of a…

10 Reasons to fall in love with Dresden


10 Reasons to fall in love with Dresden Dresden – a city that was severely destroyed in the World War II but rose again to such a remarkable place. I can sincerely recommend to visit Dresden to everyone that seeks something special and different for a city get away. Here are my 10 reasons why to fall in love with Dresden Neustadt Everyone young and young at heart will confirm the following:…

Bastei, Saxon Switzerland – the perfect city escape from Dresden


Bastei, Saxon Switzerland – the perfect city escape from Dresden The national park Saxon Switzerland is perfect for a day trip from Dresden. The unique rock formations and incredible landscape are worth the short ride from Dresden. Not that you need to escape Dresden, but I swear that you will not regret this little city break! How to get there From the main train station, as well as from Neustadt…

Rügen – The Perfect Weekend Getaway


Rügen – The Perfect Weekend Getaway Rügen is located in the North of Germany, makes an amazing destination for weekend getaways and is also the biggest island in the whole of Germany. Surrounded by the Ostsee (Baltic Sea) the island has a size of 926 km² and is home to 77,000 people – this number increases a lot in the summer! There are those moments when you need to stop…

Upside Down – The Upside Down House aka Haus Kopf Über on Rügen


Combat gravity and have an upside down experience on Germany’s biggest island Rügen. In the small town of Putbus there is something quite special to be found: The Kopf Über Haus which means Upside-Down House in English. And yes it is completely upside down. The roof first, then first floor and ground floor and lastly the cellar which in this case it at the very top of the house. Not only…