Category Archives: Exploring German cities


Munich- things to see and do

If you’re planning on visiting Munich , here are the main things to see and do here: 1.First of all go to Marienplatz subway station to see the old city center. At Marienplatz you can see : ” Neues Rathaus”- the neo-Gothic new town hall .  You can also see the city from the  tower of […]

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Fasching Karneval

Those of you visiting Germany this time of the year will get to see the famous Fasching Karneval. Every year Fasching is a time to celebrate , to wear funny carnival masks and to dance. The carnival lasts just a few days, during which you get to see the fun part of Germany. People are wearing masks and […]


München Christmas markets tour – Christkindlmarkt

We continue today our Chritmas market tour with Christkindlmarkt, situated in the center of the city at Marienplatz. This is the oldest and most famous Christmas Market from München. As you can see from the pictures Christkindlmarkt is extremely crowded, especially on weekends. On our way to Marienplatz This is probably because of the location […]

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München Christmas markets tour – Weihnachtsdorf der Residenz

We continue today our tour of the Christmas markets from München with Weihnachtsdorf der Residenz . This market is also located near the subway exit from Odensplatz, but inside the yard of the Residenz Museum. This market is smaller than Mittelalter Weihnachtsmarkt and somehow more Christmas oriented. Here we found many Christmas decorations , market […]


München Christmas markets tour- Mittelalter Weihnachtsmarkt

Every year around this time of December München hosts the traditional Christmas markets or as the locals call them “Weihnachtsmärkte”. Those of you who visited Vienna for Christmas will find a resemblance between the markets from München and those from Austria. In München the Christmas markets start at the end of November. Even though they […]

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Travel tips to Germany – from Füssen to Neuschwanstein Castle

Füssen is a colorful town located in the south of Germany, very close to the border with Austria. Very often Füssen is just the prelude for Neuschwanstein and Hohenschawangau Castle, situated close to Füssen in Hohenschwangau village. The railway station from Füssen is located jusy 10 minutes away from the historic part of the town, […]