Let’s Go Germany!

If you’re planning a vacation, you might just want to plan your Holidays in Germany – the heart of the European Union. Besides it’s all famous leader Hitler, Germany has a lot more to contribute than just events during the World Wars. Whether you are appealed by ancient architecture, or by fancy night-lives. Germany has a lot more to offer than what meets the eye. Here’s a quick compilation of where to go in Germany based on your interests.

GermanyArchitectural Wonders
UNESCO World Heritage sites are an exemplary display of architecture and beauty, and Germany has 38 such heritage sites. The Margravial Opera House in Bayreuth, built by Giuseppe Galli and his son Carlo, is one of the most beautiful baroque theatre remaining in Europe, and a must visit for an extremely skillful display of intricate architecture. The Neuschwanstein Castle is extremely famous for its romantic architecture. Besides that, the Cologne Cathedral, the Brandenburg Gate, the Heidelberg Castle, the Castles of Augustusberg and Faulkenlust in Brehl, and the Berlin Wall Memorial are striking pieces of architecture.

Treasure Trove of Culture
With about 6,250 museums in the country, Germany is a paradise to the history and culture fanatics. The Dresden Gallery houses some of the best samples of Italian Renaissance Art by Botticelli, Rafael, Tiziano. The Toy Museum in Munich majorly displays the toy collection of Czech writer Ivan Steiger. Besides these, Germany fosters the Porcelain Museum, Munich, the Newspaper Museum, Aachen, the Green Vault Museum, Dresden, the Mercedes Museum, the BMW museum, and the list goes on.

Art and Music Scenes
Famous for it’s classical music, Germany still treasures and promotes music in the country. With innumerable orchestras and choirs drawing inspiration from classic pieces, the Opera Houses and Concert Halls stay in demand. For contemporary tastes, Germany also promotes Rock and Pop bands and Jazz clubs. A must visit to get the musical experience of Germany are the Richard Wagner Festival Theatre in or the Modern Underground Philharmonie Hall, Cologne.

Parties and Exhilarations
For the people who like thrills, Germany ranks high in the list of its nightlife and party scenes. From bars and pubs that are open through the morning, to discos and clubs that feature intense techno and house music, Germany will amaze you with what it holds for the party traveler. Watergate and Berghaim in Berlin are one of the best night clubs of Germany. Moreover, Germany holds innumerable appealing events, an extremely famous one being the Oktoberfest in Munich – which is the world’s biggest beer festival and dates back to 200 years. The Carnival along the Rhine is a time for Germans to let loose and party. It goes on till about 40 days before Easte

Read more about the Margravial Opera House: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Margravial_Opera_House

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Tour Rome and Explore Various Attractions When you visit Italy

rome-italyRome is with no doubt one of the most attractive cities across the world. Millions of tourists from around the globe visit this eternal city every year. A vacation to Italy is perhaps one of the most striking and diversified experiences in Europe. From Italy’s capital city Rome to the extraordinary ancient monuments such as the older Etruscan sites, the Ancient Roman Empire and the Nuraghe monuments in Sardinia. These are not the only places to hang out when you visit Italy. There is the high Alpine Mountains or you can take some time to relax in the beautiful coastlines of Sardinia islands or Sicily. The Almafi Coast is also a place of interest not forgetting the hill villages of Marches and Umbria.

Italy is among the most culturally wealthy countries within Europe. The great combination of historical landmarks, small villages unscathed by modern life, towns as well as the great variety of landscapes make Italy an interesting destination. Take pleasure in sightseeing tours as well as activities in the charming and diverse city of Rome. Tour Rome by bus and go for a sightseeing excursion to Venice, Florence, Pisa and other magnificent places.

There are numerous things to see when you are around Rome including the St. Peters Basilica, Vatican City, Naples Pompeii, the Tiber River and much more. Before you visit Italy, select the date for your visit carefully since Rome is massive tourist draw and travelling too early or late during the year is somewhat risky. This is because the opening hours for most attractions are shorter. Also some may be shut down completely. April, May, late September and October are the best times to visit during the year. The city is unbearable during summer due to loads of heat and august is also not an ideal month either since a lot of people seem to go on vacation around this time.

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