Schleissheim Palace

Schleissheim Palace – visit one of the best Bavarian castles

What comes to mind when thinking about German castles? Maybe the fairytale castle of Neuschwanstein in the German Alps, or the beautiful Sanssouci Palace in Potsdam? They are both stunning castles, but there are...

Beer gardens in Berlin – 10 great Berlin insider tips

Germany and beer gardens go hand in hand, and everyone who visits should visit should try a beer garden at least once. What is better after a long day of work or after...
coffee in Berlin

Best coffee in Berlin – 11 great Berlin coffee shops

Please note that due to the on-going pandemic all of these places might have reduced opening hours or maybe even be temporarily closed. National and local safety regulations will always apply if the coffee...

3 Beautiful, Easy and Independent Bike Routes From Berlin

Berlin is a great city with lots of sights and, after living here for some years, we have explored more and more areas also by bike. Not only do we love to explore Berlin...
where to go next year

Our Highlights of 2020 – Great ideas for you where to go next year

2020 - this year comes to an end. It is a year we will not forget for a long time. Of course, we also had to deal with the Covid-19-pandemic and, it hasn't always...
Sunset in Sellin, Ruegen

Rügen Island – 9 great tips for culture, nature and beaches in Germany

With long sandy beaches, historic resort towns, dramatic cliffs in a national park and a cute castle, Rügen Island truly has everything you need for a great seaside holiday. Combine all this with fresh...
weekend trips from Berlin to Saxony Switzerland

Weekend trips from Berlin – 4 of the best places to see in Saxony

Saxony is the perfect place for weekend trips from Berlin. With fairytale castles, historic towns and breathtaking landscapes, the only risk is that you might want to stay longer. Few places has so much...

Weekend trip from Berlin – 5 great things to do in Cottbus

Looking to go off the beaten path in Germany? With a historic old town, medieval city walls, towers and gates, and an English-style park with a beautiful palace, Cottbus is definitely a great place...

8 of the best things to do in Weimar

Old and modern, grand and classical are just some of the words than can describe Weimar. Located in the heart of Germany, in the state of Thuringia (Thüringen) this German diamond has surprisingly much...
Schwerin castle

Schwerin Castle – one of Germany’s most beautiful castles

We first saw Schwerin Castle on Instagram. Schwerin Castle was amazing. For people who have followed us for a while it's not a secret that we love to visit castles, palaces, fortresses and even...