Top Attractions And Things To Do In Medieval Regensburg Germany

Regensburg is a handsome German city on the Danube that’s well worth a visit. This guide covers all top must visit attractions and and best things to do in Regensburg. I also give you tips for visiting and day trip options. I adored medieval Regensburg. Miraculously, the town escaped unscathed from wartime bombing. Its medieval … Read more

Visitor’s Guide to Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria

Here’s my guide to visiting the magnificent Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria. I give you an overview of the castle’s history, its architect, and tell you what you need to see inside. Clad in glistening limestone and strategically perched in the Alps, Neuschwanstein Castle is the most visited site in Germany. The Neo-Gothic castle isn’t a hidden … Read more

The Prettiest Towns in Germany: 15+ Storybook Villages To Fall For

Scoping out the most beautiful towns and destinations in Germany? Germany is overflowing with picturesque, historic towns that seem straight out of a storybook. The word “storybook” may seem a tad cliche. But I assure you these must visit pretty places in Germany live up to the hype. You’ll have to blink to make sure … Read more

Guide To Mad King Ludwig’s Fairytale Castles in Bavaria Germany

“There is a castle on a cloud. I like to go there in my sleep.” — Ludwig II, quoting Victor Hugo’s Les Miserables Here’s my guide to the top must visit castles in Bavaria, a gorgeous region in southern Germany. These stunning Bavarian castles were designed and built by Mad King Ludwig II of Bavaria. … Read more

The Best 4 Days in Munich Itinerary

Here’s my 4 day itinerary for visiting Munich Germany. This Munich itinerary covers all the top must visit attractions and best things to do in Munich. I also give you tips for visiting and optional day trips, if you have extra time. Munich is the prosperous and historic capital of Bavaria. It’s the perfect mix … Read more

Guide to the Munich Residenz: City Palace of the Wittelsbach Dynasty

The Munich Residenz is a vastly underrated European palace. I’d say it’s on par with Versailles in terms of sheer grandeur, though I may get booed for that sentiment. Too bad, it’s delightfully under-touristed and historically interesting, despite being mostly a post WWII recreation. The Munich Residenz was the seat of a political and cultural … Read more

What To See On The Romantic Road In Bavaria Germany, The Essential Guide

Here’s my complete guide to visiting the Romantic Road in Bavaria Germany. This guide covers all the storybook attractions on the Romantic Road. You’ll visit medieval towns, historic landmarks, opulent palaces, and towering cathedrals. If you’re feeling romantic, there’s no better place to be than on the Romantic Road in Bavaria. It makes the perfect … Read more

A Rainy Day Visit To The German National Museum in Nuremberg Germany

Here’s my guide to visiting the German National Museum in Nuremberg Germany. Weather can be tricky in Germany in the fall. It’s irritatingly unpredictable. I was in Germany during an unexpected fall “freeze,” when the weather flip flopped 30 degrees in a day or two. That’s a bit hard to bear now, isn’t it? Having … Read more

Guide To the UNESCO-Listed Wurzburg Residence, the “German Versailles”

Here’s my guide to the Wurzburg Residence. The palace is a UNESCO-listed site in the town of Wurzburg Germany. It’s one of Europe’s most important Baroque palaces Wurzburg is a small town in northern Bavaria. But there’s nothing “small town” about its vast palace. It’s swishy and luxurious. The palace is so glamorous that it’s … Read more