As all such activities contain elements of risk, the publisher, author, affiliated individuals and companies disclaim responsibility for any injury, harm, or illness that may occur to anyone through, or by use of, the information in this book. Yet at its heart, is an unexpectedly traditional and charming city, with half-timbered buildings huddled in its quaint medieval Altstadt old city , cosy apple wine taverns serving hearty regional food, village-like neighbourhoods filled with outdoor cafes, boutiques and street art, and beautiful parks, gardens and riverside paths. We were able to see so much in so little time. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form, or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the written permission of the publisher. Geno showed us around and explained all details in every city and sightseeing place we went.
Yet at its heart, Frankfurt is an unexpectedly traditional and charming city, with half-timbered buildings huddled in its quaint medieval Altstadt old town , cosy apple-wine taverns serving hearty regional food, village-like neighbourhoods filled with outdoor cafes, boutiques and street art, and beautiful parks, gardens and riverside paths. I'm Oneika Raymond, a journalist, media personality, and Travel Channel host who has journeyed to over 100 countries on 6 continents. I travelled to Germany in partnership with the German National Tourist Office and produced 5 videos in all. I was traveling solo but met the greatest people during the trip! He ensured everyone was happy and never rushed into anything. Frankfurt Germany Travel Adventures Henrik Bekker Hunter Publishing, Inc.
The long history of trade might help explain the temperament of many Frankfurters—competitive but open-minded. Tour guides were knowledgeable and helpful. Explore Alpine regions including Lucerne, Mt Titlis and Zurich, marvel at the mighty Rhine Falls and gaze over serene Lake Titisee. They kept on guiding us each step, especially Florian kept on reminding us to take care of our valuables at all times from pick pockets. It was even too warm at times :. Frankfurt is a modern, bustling city with continental Europe's busiest airport and tallest buildings.
Florian and Lex are amazing persons. Close to a quarter of its residents are foreign, with a growing number from Eastern Europe and the Middle East. Take in Austria, the Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia and Switzerland on this 7-day European highlights tour from Frankfurt. Moreover, the drivers of the busses, Fredrick. Tim, our tour leader from Amsterdam to Paris was very friendly and informative. Other guides lack our level of detail, our adventure perspective and our emphasis on direct experience of the country. I was surprised that we stayed in great hotels like Movenpick, Hilton and Holiday inn.
There was nice space on the bus and the hotels were nice. For every area of the country, full information is supplied on how to get around, the best shopping, the foods and the recommended places to eat, where to stay, from charming guesthouses, hostels and campsites, on up to the most luxurious hotels. We met amazing people along the tour as well! I'm Oneika Raymond, a journalist, media personality, and Travel Channel host who has journeyed to over 100 countries on 6 continents. I would have preferred to have a hotel outside Paris to have better quality. Watch my video to see why Frankfurt is crazy, sexy, and cool! Overall a great tour and for most part well organized. From Paris to Pisa, our tour leader handled by another nice guy, Alex.
It is for someone who wants to cover a lot of countries in few days and not for someone wanting to take a vacation. Bus driver was friendly and got us to each place safely. Great itinerary and well executed - no rush whatsoever and we had a bonus stop-over in Munich historic city centre which was not included in the itinerary, which was nice. Due to no more available spaces we did not make the dinner but it was nice to have extra time to eat and explore the city on our own. Although only fifth in size among German cities, with a population of nearly 700,000, Frankfurt is Germany's financial powerhouse. Check your bed for creatures the weather was definitely in our favor no rain what so ever! Tour managers, Florian and Lex, were knowledgeable and fantastic persons.
The focal point of a conurbation of 5. Standing in the center of the Römerberg medieval town square , you'll see the city's striking contrasts at once. We waited for 30 minutes and took a cab. From day one everything was explained very well as to our daily itinerary and information about the cities and history. The trip was so chilled and we enjoyed every single place we went to without feeling it was a fast pace.
The hotels were awesome too! Follow me on my travel adventures around the world! Hotels were nice and clean with the exception of the one in Paris. There are additional fees for small activities that the company organized for you if you choose to join in, and we did it is worth it. This red line tour was fantastic. Large cities have opera houses and symphony orchestras while even small villages have musical and other cultural societies. For centuries, culture has played an important role in German society. Honestly I cant fault anything, everything was perfect, even though the weather was super cold as it was Feb but everywhere we went to was white snowy and nice. Toronto-born but New York-based, I'm obsessed with experiencing everything this gorgeous planet has to offer.
He was the star of the trip, super friendly, making everyone comfortable with enthusiasm and fun atmosphere. Culture is easy to enjoy in Germany. We pride ourselves as a service organization. . Because of its commercialism, Frankfurt has a reputation for being cold and boring, but people who know the city think this characterization is unfair. I am grateful to them. It was a pleasure journey.