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Kiel, Germany, in a nutshell

KIEL.SAILING CITY – Kiel is the capital of Schleswig-Holstein and calls itself the Sailing City. Kiel is the capital of the German state of Schleswig-Holstein which is the northern-most state of Germany. Thress expressions...

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Getting around by car (in Germany)

Germany has an excellent road system and getting around by car is an easy undertaking. Rules and Street Signs Germany deploys an international set of road signs which are basically self-explaining for a visitor....

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Kiel top attractions, must-see

Highlights, ‘Must-see’, Top sights in Kiel City Hall Tower Enjoy a bird’s eye perspective of Kiel and the firth of Kiel from a great height of 67 meters (219 ft). Schedules: May to September,...

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The German Autobahn

The Autobahn in Germany is about speed and very stressful It sounds fantastic: no speed limit? Going as fast as your car can go? YES, that’s the German Autobahn. Germany’s highway system, called Autobahn,...

Augustiner Biergarten in Munich 0

Beer Capital of the World: Munich, Germany

Is Beer a synonym to Munich, Germany? Let’s say it is an important part of the city and has long standing traditions like Oktoberfest and Nockherberg and is home to major breweries. The big...

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Best beer places in Munich, Germany

Editor’s note: Well, I lived many years in Munich and have spend some time at the places mentioned here. However, there are so many more top Bavarian restaurants (centrally located or off-the-beaten path) that...

Nymphenburg Porcelain in Munich, Germany (photo: www.frankschrader.us) 0

German Porcelain

Porcelain’s 300 year history in Germany The first European porcelain manufactory was founded on 6 June 1710 when Meissen’s global success story began. The first porcelain makers, led by Johann Friedrich Böttger, discovered the...