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A Guide to Aachen Cathedral (Charlemagne’s Cathedral)

One of the most important cathedral’s historically and architecturally in not only Germany but the entirety of Europe is that of Aachen Cathedral. Known in German as the Aachener Dom, this ancient place of worship is visited by over a million people a year. Here’s your complete guide to the best of Aachen Cathedral, as …

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Gendarmenmarkt Christmas Market in Berlin (Weihnachtsmarkt am Gendarmenmarkt)

One of the most magical and festive places to visit in Berlin during the winter is the Gendarmenmarkt square in the very heart of the city. The Gendarmenmarkt Christmas Market (known as Weihnachtsmarkt am Gendarmenmarkt in German) takes place on an annual basis in the shadows of two twin churches. Here’s how to visit the …

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Medieval Christmas Market in Berlin (Historischer Weihnachtsmarkt, RAW)

Axe throwing, people in medieval costume, and a cosy atmosphere await those who opt to visit the Historischer Weihnachtsmarkt in the grounds of the RAW cultural centre in Berlin. Here’s how to visit the medieval Christmas Market in Berlin, as well as tips for visiting. 2021 is the 5th time that the Medieval Market will …

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Aachen Christmas Market Guide 2021: Events & Illuminations

Situated in the West of Germany, Aachen is a historical destination famed for its breathtaking Cathedral and handful of Roman ruins. Come winter, the Aachen Christmas Market draws people from far and wide who wish to experience the magic of Christmas in the city. Here’s your ultimate Christmas Market in Aachen (known as Aachener Weinachtsmarkt …

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Monschau Christmas Market Guide 2021 (+ Insider Travel Tips, Events, illuminations)

Come wintertime, the entire town of Monschau is decked out with an assortment of festive decorations and bright illuminations. Here’s your ultimate guide to Monaschau Christmas Market, as well as things to know before you go. In German (check out some of our favourite German words here), the market is known as Monschauer Weihnachtsmarkt. Situated …

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10+ Best Hidden Gems and Secret Spots in Germany

A land of sea, mountains, medieval towns, and more, Germany can be found in Western Europe and has a population of over 80 million residents. As such, there’s plenty to explore when it comes to getting off the beaten tourist track. Here’s your guide to the best of hidden gems and secret spots in Germany. …

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