Its military starkness upsets some, but there's no denying the power of this memorial to Soviet soldiers.
Being less predictable may just be the next big marker of true luxury.
Vivid, provocative Berlin is one of the world's great destinations for thoughtful travellers and this year marks 30 years since the fall of its Wall.
Allied bombs destroyed 87 per cent of Nuremberg in the final days of World War II.
Fairytale castles drift by and Lorelei lures lazy cruisers during a meander along the legendary Rhine.
Hamburg is still rocking with the Beatles on this tour.
The Alpine Road along Germany's southern border is one of Europe's most scenic driving routes.
Baden-Baden in southwest Germany is best known as a fashionable nineteenth-century spa town and current wellness centre.
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.