UNESCO World Heritage sites

Rothenburg, Germany: Things to See and Do

Are you visiting Rothenburg for the first time? Below is a list of “Insider Tips” for things to see and do in Rothenburg, Germany.

When I have a visitor from out of town, the first place they want to see is the Plönlein (the most photographed building in Rothenburg), but I also take them to the […]

April 8th, 2016|Germany, UNESCO World Heritage sites|

Bamberg, Germany: Things to See and Do

Are you visiting Bamberg for the first time? Below is a list of “Insider Tips” for things to see and do in Franconia’s Rome (nickname for Bamberg, as the city was founded on seven hills a thousand years ago, just like Rome, that was the idea of its founder King Henry II.)

When I have a […]

April 1st, 2016|Germany, UNESCO World Heritage sites|

German Christmas Markets on a River Cruise

Christmas time in Germany is a magical experience. Imagine my delight in taking a Viking River Cruise to visit the Christmas markets of Nuremberg, Bamberg, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Wertheim, Frankfurt & Heidelberg. I joined 186 guests in sailing on the Viking Gefjon through 38 locks and under 140 bridges through the Heart of Germany […]

March 18th, 2016|Cruise, Germany, UNESCO World Heritage sites|