23
May

Day trips from Stuttgart, Germany: Tübingen

By Emma Marshall and Nick Warburton This post contains affiliate links, including for Amazon. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases Stuttgart, the capital of Baden-Württemberg, may be one of Germany’s less heralded cities. But this doesn’t mean there’s a shortage of things to do over a long weekend (click here for guidebooks to...
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06
Jan

2 days in Hannover: 5 reasons not to overlook it for a short German break

By Emma Marshall This post contains affiliate links, including for Amazon. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases Judging by some of the reactions I have had to my recent 2 days in Hannover, it’s not top of people’s list for a short break in Germany.  And it’s true that it’s probably pipped by...
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09
Nov

Things to see in Hannover: The Royal Gardens of Herrenhausen

By Emma Marshall You won’t be in Hannover long before realising it’s an incredibly green city.  There are parks and lakes galore as well as a 1,600 acre forest to amble around.  And although it’s true that the rebuilding of large swathes of the city centre after the World War II Allied bombings focused more...
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24
Apr

A weekend in Nuremberg: the Palace of Justice

By Emma Marshall I deliberately chose to spend a long weekend in Nuremberg because I wanted to see the Palace of Justice.  Over the years, I’ve visited enough museums to have learnt a little about the Second World War trials of the Nazi war criminals. Known as the “Trial of the Main War Criminals”, these...
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