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The handsome, wine-rich city of Mainz on the Rhine south of Frankfurt was the home of Johannes Gutenberg, an inventor whose work brought the printed word to a much wider audience
An intoxicating mix of architecture, history, scenery and student kisses. Rhine cruise passengers and international students create a very international ambience.
The Rhine gorge, from Rudesheim to Koblenz, is an outstanding slice of scenery and history, not to mention viniculture and gastronomy. Best seen from a bike, boat or walking trail.
Mannheim might not be a beauty but it has plenty to offer. Go shopping in squares and be surprised by cool cafés and bars.
Every five years (next one in 2017) the world’s largest modern art exhibition works its magic on a mostly drab city
The Ruhr was once Germany’s sweaty armpit, but today the region is a shining example of how industrial areas can be reborn with a shed-load of taxpayers’ money.
German wines can hold their heads up with the best, as every wine connoisseur knows. Just don’t mention Blue Nun.
In the land of once upon a time, the two Grimm brothers are kings of the castle. But where did all their stories come from?
Speyer’s culinary city tours give visitors a special flavour of the old imperial city on the Rhine.
Heidelberg is an extremely pretty German destination and the Heidelberg Suites are the perfect boutique hotel for a romantic city break.