Even more beautiful than the Alps in the Bavarian region are the cities nestled between them, such as Mittenwald! “Mittenwald, A Living Picture Book” Goethe There is certainly no better place to discover the ancient local traditions of Bavaria, combined with a walk in a cozy country atmosphere than in these beautiful small towns in […]
Museum of the Bavarian Kings
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 […]
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 tradition of Christmas decorations in Germany.
Christmas is an anxiously awaited time for many and that its atmosphere is magical is undeniable. However, little is known about the origin of such traditions, and Germany is present in this theme. On December 24th we celebrated the life of the baby Jesus, the day of his birth, and to prepare for this 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 […]
Black Forest cake
The Black Forest brand, the cake on which each slice surprises the palate, you cannot leave Germany without trying the Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte, the original name of the black forest cake. The cake was created in the Baden-Württemberg region. The incredible recipe consists of several layers of white and chocolate sponge cake, with Kirschwasser (a type […]
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 […]
Lübeck and the Marzipan
The trademark of the Hanseatic city, the typical sweet of the city of Lübeck is composed of simple ingredients, such as rose water, almonds, and sugar. However, its flavor is unique and nothing resembles it. Marzipan exists in many countries and cities in Europe, but nowhere is it compared to Lübeck’s, with its unique flavor. […]
Beautiful Bavarian works
The state of Bavaria is sumptuous, full of castles, palaces, cultures, and beautiful architectural works. Bayern or Bavaria? After all, what is the real name of the state? “Bayern” is what he is called in the country, in the local language, German. “Bavaria” is the version in both, Latin and English. So when it comes […]
Fairytale Route – Majestic Germany Interview.
“Es war einmal …” (in German, “Once upon a time …”). About 200 years ago, brothers Jakob and Wilhelm Grimm started an arduous work of formation and structuring the German language as we know it today. In addition to Grammar, they dedicated themselves to the elaboration of a dictionary, which they did not manage to […]