Things to Do

Get out and explore your new home! From Germany's best theme parks for kids to unmissable markets in Berlin and beyond, our expert guides detail all the best things to do in Germany to help you get more out of your new life.

Expat Frankfurt

The expat community in Frankfurt

The expat community in Frankfurt enjoys some of the world’s highest living standards for families, with excellent international schools, a vibrant social scene and plenty to do during downtime.

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Germany off the beaten path

Top places to visit in Germany off the beaten path

Escape the busy tourist hotspots and discover the quirky side of Germany off the beaten path at these weird and wonderful attractions.

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Spa towns in Germany

Spa towns in Germany: finding a Thermalbad, Sporthotel, and Kurhotel

Introduce yourself to the soothing world of thermalbaden, sporthotels, and kurhotels in some of the great spa towns in Germany.

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Places to visit in Germany

The 10 best places to visit in Germany

From cosmopolitan cities to fairy tale towns, and rolling valleys to scenic lake resorts, here are some of the best places to visit in Germany.

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Germany with kids

The best things to do with kids in Germany

From thrilling amusement parks to delicious chocolate factories, and more, we explore the best activities for kids in Germany.

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German festivals

The best German festivals in 2023: film, music, and beer

From epic beer parties and star-studded film festivals to medieval soirees and goth gatherings, these are the best German festivals to look out for.

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Oktoberfest: Munich’s great beer and folk festival

The world’s great beer festival, Oktoberfest is a celebration of all things Bavarian. Here’s a guide to Bavaria’s biggest party. O’ zapft is!

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Things to do in Berlin

The 10 best things to do in Berlin

From popular tourist attractions to quirky gems, get to know the many faces of Germany’s capital with these top things to do in Berlin.

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Christmas markets in Germany

The best Christmas markets in Germany in 2023

From Hamburg to Munich and Düsseldorf to Dresden, we share the best Christmas markets in Germany to get you in the festive spirit.

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Flea markets in Germany

Flea markets in Germany

Perusing flea markets in Germany is like being kid in a candy store: The sheer assortment of antiques, vintage and second-hand home decor on offer is overwhelming, writes the Antiques Diva.

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New Year in Germany

Celebrating New Year’s Eve in Germany

New Year’s Eve in Germany brings parties, raclette, glühwein, and plenty of fireworks. Here’s what you can expect.

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Towns in Germany

Visiting small towns in Germany

There’s more than just medieval charm to be found in small towns in Germany. Here’s why Germany’s small towns can be better than large ones.

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