Germany is known as the land of poets and thinkers (Das Land der Dichter und Denker). While writers and philosophers have certainly played a significant role, their influence permeates throughout every aspect of Germany, from its food to its atmosphere and customs. Only the natural splendour here exists outside of the influence of writers and philosophers, but it does take a poet to capture the sheer beauty of Germany’s natural wonders and cities.
When you visit Germany, you can feel the essence of what this country has to offer by getting a taste of its gastronomic excellence, exploring its green areas, observing its impressive architecture and discovering fascinating crafts. Every city and region have something unique that will make you experience the local German culture and its welcoming atmosphere. Take a look at our handy guide and get the most out of your getaway to Germany.