Französischer Dom – The French Cathedral in Berlin

Französische Friedrichstadtkirche

Französischer Dom or Französische Friedrichstadtkirche is a French Cathedral in Berlin:   Französischer Dom or Französische Friedrichstadtkirche is a French cathedral located on the Gendarmenmarkt in the historic heart of Berlin. This French Calvinist cathedral stands opposite the Deutscher Dom (German Cathedral), and forming a triangle with these two cathedrals is the Konzerthaus Berlin, the […]

Berliner Dom – The Largest of Berlin Churches

Berlin Cathedral

Berliner Dom – A Protestant Berlin Cathedral:   Berliner Dom is located on the north side of Museum Island and is the largest of the Berlin churches. As we stroll along Unter den Linden towards the River Spree we can already see its unmistakable mighty dome peaking above the treeline. But the awesome size of […]

Miltenberg – Famous for its Timber-framed Houses

Miltenberg Market Place

Miltenberg – A Medieval Town on the Main River: Miltenberg is a popular stop on a Main River cruise and, like many others before us, our river boat calls at this historical town that is famous for its timber-frame houses. As we stroll through the Old Town on our way to Miltenberg’s Schnatterloch (historical market […]

The World of Chocolate at the Cologne Chocolate Museum

Cologne-Chocolate-Museum

The Cologne Chocolate Museum Is One of the Most Visited Cologne Museums: As one of the ten most visited museums in Cologne, it seems that visitors to Cologne find the Cologne Chocolate Museum irrisistable.  At this Cologne museum, chocoholics can learn all about the world of chocolate and also get to taste fresh chocolate from […]

Indulge your Passion for Fast Cars at the Porsche Museum

Porsche Stuttgart Museum

Learn About the World’s Most Profitable Car-maker at the Porsche Museum: For lovers of fast and expensive cars, the Porsche Museum in Stuttgart will delight. This automotive museum, located in the Zuffenhausen district in the northern suburbs of Stuttgart, is just outside the Porsche headquarters. Although the mere mention of the Porsche 911 is enough […]

The Bayern München Experience at The Allianz Arena

Allianz Arena, Munich

The Bayern Munich Experience – A History of Germany’s Most Successful Soccer Club: FC Bayern Munich, Germany’s most successful football club, is opening its Bayern Munich Club museum at The Allianz Arena in the course of the current season (2011/2012).  This will be no ordinary museum – the Club is creating The Bayern Munich Experience […]

Sinsheim Museum – An Outstanding Technology Museum

Concorde and Tupolev - Photo Coutesy of Sinsheim Auto & Tecknik Museum

See the Concorde, a Space Shuttle, Formula-1s, Vintage Cars at the Sinsheim Museum: Sinsheim is a town in the southwest of Germany, about 22 kilometers southeast of Heildelberg. Its main tourist attraction is the Sinsheim Auto & Technik Museum, the largest privately owned museum in Europe with more than 1 million visitors a year. A […]

The Romantic Schloss Rheinfels at St. Goar

Schloss Rheinfels - Rhine Castles

For a Room with a View of the Rhine, Romantik Schloss Rheinfels is Hard to Beat Perched on a hill above the Rhine River, at the town of St. Goar, is Burg Rheinfels, one of the many castle ruins along the Middle Rhine Valley.  When Burg Rheinfels was built in 1245, it was the largest […]

A Grand Schloss Hotel Fit for a King

Schloss Bensberg by Frank Vincentz/Wiki

Schloss Bensberg Is One of the Largest Baroque Palaces in Europe: Located in the city of Bergisch Gladbach, high above the Bay of Cologne is Schloss Bensberg (Bensberg Palace), one the largest Baroque palaces in Europe today. History of Schloss Bensberg Schloss Bensberg was commissioned by Johann Wilhelm, Elector Palatine, for his second wife Anna […]

Rheinland-Pfalz: Almond Blossom Festival

Rheinland-Pfalz-Almond-Blossoms © GNTB

The Rheinland-Pfalz is Famous for its Almond Blossom Festival: Spring is almond blossom time in the Rheinland-Pfalz or Rhineland-Palatinate and although the Pfalz has a many highlight events happening throughout the year, none is more highly anticipated than the Almond Blossom Festival. The appearance of the first almond blossoms is an indication that winter has […]