5 Things to do in Berlin

Berlin is easily one of the coolest cities in Europe. It's a combination of glamour and grit, full of top museums and galleries, delicious food, and a crazy nightlife. There's such a wide variety of things to do in Berlin, and there's something to suit everyone. 1.

Read the full story | 0 comments

There’s more to Bavaria than just Munich

People say I have an unhealthy relationship with Germany. It’s my most favourite place in the world, and several trips, travels and studies have led me there time and time again. I think I could write an entire ten pages on my enormous love for the country – the...

Read the full story | 0 comments

Enjoy Munich Like the Locals

The people of Munich are a special breed. Cosmopolitan and outgoing they are also deeply rooted in their traditions, an attitude which is reflected in their favorite place for food shopping: the Viktualienmarkt. Viktualien is an ancient German word for food stuff.

Read the full story | 0 comments

Visa Issues in Germany

Visas are my nemesis. Long waits for visa processing, restrictions regarding where you can apply, and high costs, all combine to make applying for visas one of my least favourite parts of travel. As a result, I often choose countries that don't require a visa or which issue a...

Read the full story | 0 comments

What's Hot in Berlin?

Berlin is the capital city of Germany, and is Germany’s second largest city with a population of 3.4 million people. It is home to renowned universities, research institutes, orchestras, celebrities and is host to many sporting events. It is well known for its festivals, nightlife, contemporary arts and diverse architecture.

Read the full story | 0 comments

Adrenalin Activities in Europe

When you think of travelling Europe you think of museums, city walks, and restaurants.  But Europe has recently become a hot spot for adrenalin junkies also. For those that want something a little more adventurous, here are some of the most popular activities in Europe that will be sure to get your...

Read the full story | 0 comments

A Christmas Market in rural Germany

  Christmas markets have a long tradition in several Northern European countries. Most popular are those in Germany. Year after year plenty of visitors flog to the more famous ones in Munich or Nürnberg.  But I had a very special day in a tiny rural town in Bavaria/Germany.

Read the full story | 0 comments

24 hours in Dusseldorf, Germany

Düsseldorf, in the west of Germany, has only recently begun to emerge as a tourist destination. This means there's a lot to do and see but your way won't constantly be blocked by hordes of tourists as it so often is in more popular cities like Berlin or Munich.

Read the full story | 0 comments

48 hours in Munich

Munich is the capital of Bavaria, the most southern province of Germany. Bavaria has lots of tradition which often get mistakenly associated with the whole country. Nevertheless the ridiculously large beer steins and the weird clothes locals wear - especially during the once a year occurring Beer Fest - can...

Read the full story | 0 comments

Oktoberfests Worldwide

Travelled by Emer Harkin | 0 Comments

Oktoberfests Worldwide

Oktoberfest Beer Festivals   Munich’s legendary Oktoberfest 2008 is just one week away. I’ve never known why Oktoberfest takes place in September.  The story goes that the first Oktoberfest was held way back in 1810 in honor of the Bavarian Crown Prince’s marriage.  The festivities were so massive that...

Read the full story | 0 comments

Top Travel Generation Writers

  1. 01. Jamie Bowlby-Whiting Jamie Bowlby-Whiting
    from a small village in rural England
  2. 02. Lisa Miller Lisa Miller
    from Queenstown
  3. 03. Ruth Kozak Ruth Kozak
    from
  4. 04. James Cave James Cave
    from Berlin
  5. 05. Jan Ross Jan Ross
    from

Top Travel Stories

  1. 01. Hiking Hallasan: The Tallest Mountain in South Korea Hiking Hallasan: The Tallest Mountain in South Korea
    by Leah Bostwick
  2. 02. Things You Should Know Before Traveling to China for the First Time Things You Should Know Before Traveling to China for the First Time
    by Amanda Williams
  3. 03. Otago Rail Trail: Lauder to Kokanga Otago Rail Trail: Lauder to Kokanga
    by Libby Woodard
  4. 04. The Best Backpacker Movies The Best Backpacker Movies
    by Brucini
  5. 05. Why Choose a Bed and Breakfast Location? Why Choose a Bed and Breakfast Location?
    by Jan Ross