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Top 10 Cities To Visit In Germany

From the Berlin Wall, Cologne Cathedral to Oktoberfest, Germany is a country with a rich history, a plethora of rural beauty and beautiful …

The free Microsoft tools that will help you on your holiday

School’s out and so are the holiday brochures.<p>It’s that time of the year when families load up the car and head off on an adventure. While the kids …

The city break... Berlin: Whizz around Germany's cool capital in just 48 hours and check out its newest feature - the Futurium

Germany’s capital, all optimism, energy, and excitement, is buzzing, a generation after the Wall came down in 1989.<p>This mix of parks, power bikes, …

David Copperfield

Romantic Things to Do in Berlin

Berlin is a city with many reputations; a multicultural metropolis that combines both glamour and grit, famous for its vibrant culture, cutting-edge …

13 Underrated European Cities You Should Visit in Your Lifetime

There’s so much more to Europe than the overcrowded cities that most tourists flock to. These overlooked cities are just waiting for you to …

25 Places Every Serious Traveller Should Have On Their Bucket List

Sometimes, the crowds of tourists are worth it.<p><i>An earlier version of this post had an incorrect image for the Plaza De España. Sorry!</i>

Taj Mahal

Guide to the Tiergarten in Berlin

The Basics<p>The Tiergarten in Berlin used to be the hunting grounds for the Prussian kings before it was transformed into the city's most popular …

Why You Should Never Put Your Passport in Your Carry-on (Video)

When going through airport security, most people show up with their passport and keep it on them until the gate. But there’s one rookie mistake many …

City Guide

Attractions<p>Berlin's best sights and attractions<p>Take a tour of the city's most famous monuments to its past with our Berlin attractions bucket …

Three lesser-known websites that will save you a ton of money on flights

These days, you can travel the world for a lot less than you may think. After all, it’s easier than ever to find great deals on everything from …

The Hillside Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria That Was The Inspiration for Disney’s ‘Sleeping Beauty’

Great Big Story visited the wooded hillside in Bavaria where the lavish Neuschwanstein Castle sits, a beautiful vanity structure commissioned King …

5 East German Towns to Visit

Lesser-known East German Towns to Visit<p>When people think about East Germany, they usually picture East Berlin. The Berlin Wall. The <i>Plattenbauten</i>. The …

Tom Hanks

17 Gorgeous Indian Hill Stations You Miss Out On Every Summer Because You End Up Going To Shimla

1. Coonoor<p>Where: Tamil Nadu<p>Said to be the quieter of the three Nilgiri hill stations, Coonoor is one of the most beautiful destinations in the …

The ultimate guide to exploring Stockholm's archipelago islands

This week's warmer weather means it's the perfect time to get outside and onto the water to explore Stockholm's archipelago. Thousands of islands – …

20 great lake and mountain holidays in Europe

<b>Trail running,</b> <b>Dolomites, Italy</b><p><b>Stay</b> Mountain huts<b><br>Suits</b> Hardened runners<br>It sounds easy: “Cruising over rocky passes and through lush meadows.” But runners on this holiday in the Dolomites will have to concentrate hard on their footwork: the scenery of this limestone wonderland is so beautiful it …

El Paso

Beautiful Europe in the Mid-Late 1970s Through an Australian Traveler's Lens

These beautiful pictures were taken by Peter Ward that show countries of Europe including Holland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy... in the mid-late …

Europe

10 beauty spots that show a different side of grimy Berlin

Concrete, graffiti and grime. Berlin isn't known as the most picturesque city. But that doesn't mean it's entirely bereft of beauty. So check out our …

The 10 most liveable cities in the world

Are you contemplating a move?<p><b>Vienna has been named the world's most liveable city for the ninth year in a row.</b><p>In Mercer's 20th annual Quality of Living survey, the Austrian capital dominated, followed by Zurich, Auckland and Munich in joint third place, and Vancouver in fifth. The survey evaluates …

18 photos that show why you should never trust the pictures hotels post online

When booking a hotel for your next trip, you might think you know what you're getting by looking at the hotel's website and social media.<p>But traveler beware — every company wants to put their best face forward.<p>From making hotel rooms and swimming pools look bigger than they actually are, to adding …

RANKED: The 19 cheapest holiday destinations in Europe

Eastern Europe offers some of the cheapest holiday destinations on the continent, according to the 10th annual City Costs Barometer from Post Office Travel Money— and they're also pretty stunning.<p>Using price estimates from National and Regional Tourist Offices and average accommodation costs from …

Eastern Europe

The Coolest Neighborhoods in European Cities Tourists Don't Know About

Don’t get us wrong, there’s no harm in ticking off postcard sights from your Europe trip bucket list. But in any city you visit, you’re going to have …

12 of the Best Small Towns in Germany

First-time visitors to Germany often flock to Munich or Berlin, and tend to miss out on the country’s rural enclaves. From the southern Alps to the …

European Travel

Movie set Germany

The Oberbaumbrücke served as a backdrop in the movie "Run Lola Run" by Tom Tykwer and in the action thriller "Unknown" with Liam Neeson and Diane …

Action Movies

The secret I wish I’d known about Berlin

It took three tries for Berlin to catch me in its cool grip. I was born there, but my Australian parents fled for warmer climes when I was only four; …

12 places you shouldn't travel to in 2018 | CNN Travel

Jaipur is awash in color, the soul of India's first planned city

"You, sir, get down now."<p>The incline proved too much for the elderly rickshaw bicyclist, so my hefty husband got out to push the rickety contraption through the old quarter of Jaipur.<p>Me? I sat like a maharani, passing the Hawa Mahal palace where ladies of the royal court once stood behind its small …

Every GoT Fan Needs To Visit These 11 Indian Places That Look Exactly Like Westeros Essos

Game of Thrones is now in its second last season and all throughout the series, the showrunners have impressed us with grand locations. The sets of …

Summer Weekend Getaway in Stuttgart in August and September: Wine and Beer Add to the Cheer!

If you have not decided what to do over Labor Day, or you are yearning to take a long weekend before summer Fridays come to an end, we highly …

European Travel

Tips for riding Germany's trains and trams | CNN Travel