Even the Vikings sought to cross the Kiel watershed; the Kiel Canal is now the world's busiest man-made waterway for seagoing ships.
There's a European airport that has its own brewery. A real brewery.
Qvest surpasses our every expectation – from the beautiful old building to the stylish interiors, and its quiet location outside the main tourist bustle.
Berliners love to party big, and eat big.
Here are nine of the best things you can do in Dusseldorf.
Don't miss the city's memorials, the grand music halls or the currywurst at Curry-Bitch.
Go now before everyone else finds out about it.
There is so much more to Germany than beer and sausages. This is a tantalising country of spectacular scenery, grand palaces and magical forests. From Berlin to Bavaria and Oktoberfest to Christmas markets, this is an all-in-one experience for travellers of any age. Indulge in local treats, learn of folktales or bask under big-city lights. This place won't disappoint.