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From urban cities like Berlin to small villages in the Alps, Germany is a rich European destination filled with unforgettable travel experiences. Here are some of our favorite travel articles and travel blogs on Germany.

Places to Visit in Germany | Articles & Videos on Traveling in Germany

The sun sets behind Castle Schönburg, which overlooks the lush wine-growing region of Salle-Unstrut.

Town-Hopping in Eastern Germany

Once under the grip of communism, this region has come into its own
The vestibule at the Semper Opera House in Dresden ©-Klaus Gigga

A Night at the Opera in Germany

Attending a live performance in the opulent opera houses of Munich and Dresden is an unforgettable cultural experience. Here are tips for planning and enjoying a night at the opera.

Bunkering Down: Berlin Underworlds Museum

Below Berlin lies a labyrinth of air raid shelters. Touring this underworld is like stepping back in time.
Walking through the Romantic Christmas Market at Thurn und Taxis Palace. Photo by Benjamin Rader

Germany: Christmas Along the Danube

German Christmas markets are unique. Experience Christmas in six German towns along the Danube and visit some of the best Christmas markets in Germany.

Video: Romantic Germany — Exploring Rhineland-Palatinate

Explore the vineyards, castles and river valleys of Rhineland-Palate in Germany.

Resource Roundup: Barrier-Free Travel Guides

Barrier-free travel guidebooks reviewed!
The Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg is surrounded by water on three sides. Photo by Hamburg Tourism, Thies Ratzke

Hamburg’s New Elbphilharmonie Another Reason to Visit Germany

The long-awaited Elbphilharmonie has quickly become an iconic symbol of Hamburg, a world-class Hanseatic city that many have yet to discover.
Budget travel in Europe

Europe on a Shoestring: Travel on a Budget

Travel in Europe can be expensive, but with a Eurail pass and planning, you can travel on a student budget.
Staying at a castle hotel in Germany

Castle Vacations: Northern Germany Road Trip

Cruising the autobahn in a sleek BMW adds excitement to a castle sightseeing trip.
Mythical Creatures Urquhart Castle close to where the cryptid is said to appear in Scotland.

Bigfoot, Sasquatch and Loch Ness: Mystical Creatures Around the World

From the Loch Ness Monster to the Abominable Snowman, stories of mythical creatures abound. Here's a look at some of the most fascinating mythical creatures from around the globe.
Wartburg Castle, where Luther spent 10 months hiding from potential assassins after the pope declared him a heretic, stands on a mountaintop high above Eisenach. (Photo credit: Anna-Lena Thamm — Thüringer Tourismus GmbH)

Germany: In the Footsteps Of Martin Luther

An unlikely pilgrim becomes fascinated with the Martin Luther story, and travels to Germany for the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.
The centuries-old St. Thomas Boy’s Choir, conducted by Bach during his tenure as choirmaster at Leipzig’s St. Thomas Church, still exists today and performs regularly for church services and weekly concerts. (Saxony Tourism/Dirk Brzoska)

Saxony: State of the Art in Germany

From the Saxon State Art Collection at the Royal Palace to the Bach Museum in Leipzig, the German state of Saxony makes its cultural landscape a focal point of its tourism

Experiencing the Gap Season in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

In springtime, you can escape the crowds and soak in the scenery surrounding this small Bavarian town.

The Country Life: Northern Germany’s Gut Hörne

Guests of this castle can wake up on their own time. Pedal Germany's most-frequented bike route or relax at the in-house sauna.

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