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Lake Garda: 8 best places to stay [with map]
Lake Garda is a popular destination in the north of Italy that attracts millions of visitors every year. With its fascinating landscape and rich culture, Lake Garda offers many beautiful places to discover. Whether historic towns with impressive castles and fortresses, idyllic peninsulas with clear waters and olive groves or charming towns with colorful houses and narrow streets, Lake Garda has something for everyone.
Have fun with our overview of the most beautiful places to stay on Lake Garda.
Landscape photography: 25 simple tips for better pictures
The best tips on landscape photography . With my simple guide, you’ll instantly succeed in taking better landscape photos .
I give you tips on the correct camera (DSLM or DSLR), the best lenses for great landscape photos, and the right camera settings , such as aperture and ISO value .
I’ll also tell you what to look for in your composition. You’ll find 25 simple tips that are guaranteed to help you take great landscape pictures.
Things to do in Cologne: 10 beautiful places you must see [with map]
Cologne is internationally known. No wonder, this Hanseatic city with its landmark, the Cologne Cathedral, has quite a few attractions to offer. It looks back on 2000 years of city history and an important cultural and culinary heritage.
In this article, I would like to show you the most beautiful places and the most important things to see in Cologne so that you are best prepared for your city trip. I also have more tips and information for you. Of course, the Cologne Carnival can not be missing, but there are also great alternatives for those who don’t like carnivals. Be curious!
Cool things to do in Munich: 20 beautiful places you must see [with map]
Munich is one of the most gorgeous cities in Germany with great sights. We show you our top sights from Bavaria’s capital. Don’t be surprised, the people of Munich also often like to call their city Minga (a Bavarian term). Or MUC, like the name of the airport of Munich.
With 1.5 million people, Munich is the most populous city in Bavaria. Of course, many more people live in the surrounding area, in the administrative district. In addition, Munich is one of the international cities. And if you take a look at our sightseeing places, you will quickly realize why.
We will now take you to our city, where we have lived for almost a decade and show you the most beautiful sights.
Things to do in Bavaria: 20 beautiful places you must see [with map]
Bavaria will enchant you with its sights. Here in the south, you’ll discover untouched nature, deep forests, gentle low mountain ranges, rugged mountain peaks in the Alps, turquoise-blue mountain lakes, idyllic half-timbered towns, old castles, and fairytale castles.
We’ll take you on a tour of Bavaria and reveal the 20 most beautiful sights (limiting it to “only” 20 attractions was damn hard). On our interactive map, you’ll find an overview of all the highlights. And now have fun with the most worth seeing Bavarian attractions.
Things to do in Greece: 12 breathtaking places you must see [with map]
Greece is one of the favorite destinations of the Germans – no wonder with the variety of sights in Greece . In this article, I will show you that Greece is more than just sun, sea, and ouzo.
I will take you on a journey through a country whose culture, nature, and mentality I have fallen in love with and which will also enchant you. On top of that, there are more insider tips , secret places , and interesting facts .
Together we will visit the Vikos gorge , the Metéora monasteries , my favorite city Athens , Santorini , Rhodes , and many other sights.
Things to do in Rome: 13 beautiful places you must see
The Eternal City in the heart of Italy – Rome shines with thousands of years of history, which makes the complete metropolis on the Tiber virtually a huge museum. The name “Eternal City” alone dates back to the first century BC!
Of course, the gladiators and the Colosseum play a role but that’s not all. In this article, I would therefore like to tell you all the important places to see and attractions in Rome but also some additional sights and secret places. Of course, some food and travel recommendations are also in the game. In this sense – Benvenuti a Roma!
Things to do in Hamburg: 15 beautiful places you must see [with map]
Hello from Hamburg . Come with us to the port city and discover the most beautiful sights and cool places that you simply must have seen.
We have already spent a few nights on the Reeperbahn and early mornings with the “market screamers” at the fish market. We have fallen in love with the city on the Elbe with its beautiful corners.
Besides the Elbphilharmonie we present you the most beautiful places to visit and attractions in Hamburg. Whether during the day or in the evening: Hamburg is full of beautiful things to see. Here you can find the perfect sight for everyone.
We know our stuff – secret places and musical secret tips can’t be missing! Did you know that Hamburg also has many parks and a botanical garden? Of course, the Hanseatic city also made it onto our list of the most beautiful travel destinations in Germany.
iPhone 14 Pro review: What you need to know about the camera
The camera of the Apple iPhone 14 Pro (Max) has many improvements. But how does the camera of the luxury smartphone perform in the everyday life of a photographer? I put the iPhone camera through an extensive test.
You’ll find all the important information about sensor size, megapixels, photo and video quality, and much more.
And now enjoy my iPhone 14 Pro camera test.
The 15 most beautiful Christmas Markets in Germany
In more than 2,000 German cities at least one Christmas market, Advent market, or Christkindlmarkt takes place. In addition, there are many suburbs and districts, some of which have their own Christmas markets.
Some Christmas markets only take place on Advent weekends, while others last just a week. But most Christmas markets are open the whole pre-Christmas season.
There are historical and modern variants, large well-known, and small romantic Christmas markets. In addition, many cities offer Advent events. So there is plenty of entertainment.
We have now compiled for you the most beautiful Christmas markets in Germany, all of which have something special and atmospheric. And as always, we also have a few nice insider tips for you, which you certainly do not know yet. Have fun drinking mulled wine!