Situated at the foot of Neuschwanstein Palace and Hohenschwangau Castle is the former Grand Hotel “Alpenrose”.But since 2011 this beautiful historic hotel has taken on a noble role, telling the story of the former Wittelsbach royal family. The Wittelsbach family is one of the oldest noble German families, and one of the most important in […]
Stay in a real palace!
Germany has a robust hotel chain in all categories, where the traveler will easily find an option wherever they want. From luxurious hotels, to the most economical ones, just to spend the night, not just in the big urban centers. However, some travelers wish to have an even more special experience when choosing the place […]
Top 5 attractions in Nuremberg.
Bavaria’s second-largest city attracts many travelers, not only for its beauty, rivers, and beautiful historic center. It is an interesting point for those who arrive in Frankfurt and want to visit other important cities like Bamberg and Rothenburg ob der Tauber, in addition to offering some very special attractions. We have selected five places in […]
The amazing world of Faber-Castell – Majestic Germany Interview
In Germany, in the city of Stein, near Nuremberg, it is here that the whole history of the most famous pencils in the world began, still in the 18th century, with the artisan Kaspar Faber. At the invitation of Faber-Castell Germany, we visited the Faber-Castell museum and palace, and former pencil production. We were very […]
Walhalla, a Greek temple in Germany.
Walhalla, the German Parthenon, is located in a majestic position above the Danube, close to Regensburg. This neoclassical building in the shape of a temple represents one of the most important and beautiful German monuments of the XIX century. Perhaps you have already heard this name, because Walhalla, would be the “paradise” according to Norse […]
Romantic Road – what to know?
The name is cute and attractive – but what is really worth knowing about the famous Romantic Route? Small towns with colorful houses, some in stone, others in half-timbered. A path that begins at the foot of the Alps and ends in the heart of Franconia, in northern Bavaria. About 300 km takes the traveler […]
Varusschlacht: the battle of the Teutoburg forest.
The Roman Empire was the protagonist of great events in the past, worthy of blockbusters’ scripts, and the Battle of Teutoburg is one of these examples. Betrayals, revenge, decimated troops are elements found in one of the greatest defeats suffered by the Roman Army and marked the end of any hope of expansion of the […]
The Baroque Road in Germany.
The Thirty Years’ War left a sad trail of destruction and poverty in much of Germany, after its end, many immigrants, in search of rebuilding their lives, went to the Swabian region to inhabit uninhabited places. They were essential in this economic recovery process, which led to the renovation and construction of several local buildings, […]
Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Rothenburg ob der Tauber: a sample of the Middle Ages in Germany and the start of the Romantic Road! The walls, the river, the towers, the traditions, and the beautiful half-timbered houses, make the city the star of the Romantic Road, one of the most famous and most charming routes in Germany! What does Rothenburg […]
Located in southern Swabia, close to Bavaria, is the Allgäu region, which also covers part of its territory Baden-Württemberg and Austria. Allgäu is known for its Alps, green pastures, palaces, and castles. It is also a very popular holiday destination among Germans, due to the variety of activity options and climate prone to rest and […]