The baroque collegiate church of St. Peter in Bad Waldsee On our city tour through Bad Waldsee in Upper Swabia on the edge of the Allgäu we discover the collegiate church of St. Peter in Bad Waldsee, a real gem of baroque architecture. No wonder, really, as Dominikus Zimmermann - one of the "star architects" of the Baroque era - was the builder of the church, so [...]
The city of Kassel and its surroundings in northern Hesse offers three attractions that are so important that they are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. We visited these on a trip to the region. This led us into almost primeval forests, to a baroque masterpiece of horticulture and into the realm of fairy tale collectors.
We're spending a weekend in Prien. We spend one day of that in Prien am Chiemsee, one of the places from which Herrenchiemsee Castle is easy to reach. You can get there easily on a boat trip. There is also a culinary tip and a suggestion for wellness fans.
The Lighthouse Route in Nova Scotia stretches from the capital Halifax to Yarmouth on the western tip of the peninsula. If you want to see the lighthouses, you should take your time for the route, because only a few can be seen directly from the coastal road.
Every year at the Gengenbach Christmas market in the Black Forest there is the Advent calendar Gengenbach in Baden-Württemberg with its changing motifs. The scent of roasted almonds and mulled wine then fills the air in Gengenbach in the Black Forest.
Hiking in the Jagsttal is pure relaxation. A four-hour hike on the Path of Silence between Heimhausen, Mulfingen and Simprechtshausen in Hohenloher Land shows you the Jagsttal. Away from traffic and crowds, you can enjoy nature.
A Chiemgau Alps Panorama Tour is most fun on secondary routes away from traffic jams and highways. Drive slowly through the countryside. Keep an eye out for beautiful prospects. Enjoy the sun and the mild wind. That works particularly well in Chiemgau.
What can you do in Landshut? That is the question we ask ourselves before we visit the city on the Isar. Landshut offers a cityscape like from the Middle Ages with the St. Martins Church and the Trausnitz Castle, which sits enthroned on a hill above the city.
On the Diemelsee circular route, hiking, boating or cycling the Diemel cycle path are activities that are possible on this lake in Hesse. If you have more time, you can hike through the forests of the Sauerland to one of the viewpoints above the lake.
We tried on a mini-cruise through the Baltic Sea how you can best discover Helsinki in one day. With these travel tips you can easily prepare and plan your short stay in Helsinki.