Explore Germany By Vacation Theme
We organized our Germany travel and destination guides by vacation theme (e.g., small villages, historic old towns, metropolitan areas) to make it easier to find a desired travel destination for your next Germany vacation!
Live like a German in a charming small village. Relax and explore the local farmer's market, visit museums, explore historic castles and sights, relax and enjoy a fresh beer and tasty local cuisine in a local German restaurant... [ + ] More Details
Historic Old Towns
Live like a German in a historic old town and be close to restaurants, shops, museums, and other unique cultural attractions. For those of you who do not like to live in a small village - the historic old town is a great alternative. We selected several… [ + ] More Details
Live like a German in a major metropolitan area, such as Frankfurt, Munich, Hamburg, or Berlin. Enjoy city life and lots of cultural highlights. [ + ] More Details
The snow-capped German Alps are perfect for either hiking in the summer and skiing in the winter. Live like a German in a small alpine village, stroll through the narrow streets, have a pleasant dinner in an authentic Bavarian restaurant... [ + ] More Details
Live like a German in a village or town near a beautiful lake that is also close to small restaurants, shops, museums, and local attractions. We compiled a detailed destination guide for each location (includes restaurant choices, sports activities,… [ + ] More Details
Live like a German in a small village or town near a beach (e.g., North Sea or Baltic Sea), that is also close to small restaurants, shops, museums, and local attractions. We compiled a detailed destination guide for each location (includes restaurant… [ + ] More Details
Relax and rejuvenate during your Germany vacation while staying in a spa town. A spa town, or simply spa, is a town frequented mainly for health reasons, to "take the waters". The word comes from the Belgian town Spa. In continental Europe a spa was… [ + ] More Details
There are a number of historical castles spread throughout Germany. The Castle Road (Burgenstraße) is a theme route in southern Germany (in Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg) and a small portion in the Czech Republic, between Mannheim and Prague. [ + ] More Details
We have compiled a list of destinations that will be useful as you plan your visit to a theme or amusement park in Germany. Designed in one location for the enjoyment of large numbers of people, an amusement park or theme park is a group of entertainment… [ + ] More Details
Spend a vacation on a farm interacting with animals and nature. [ + ] More Details
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We make it easy for you to post your travel questions and get them answered by local residents and our property owners in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. This way you get unqiue travel tips, personalized to your needs. Just type in your destination in the search box and go to your desired destination guide. From there look for the "Ask a Local" box, type in your question and submit. Typically you'll get 2-3 responses within less than 24 hours.
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