This is Munich, the capital of Bavaria in Germany, and home to some famous beer and car brands. I visited here in June 2013. In the gallery below you will see some of characteristic sights of the city including the modern airport, a unique sport of “river surfing” in the middle of town, the historic […]
I visited the German capital in the summer of 2015, and was amazed by its colorful mix of historic and modern buildings. I took open bus and river cruise tours to make sure I saw more parts of the city and entered a few museums as well. Berlin is quite easy to get around with […]
Hamburg is a German city facing the North Sea. As a fan of modernist architecture, I was immediately drawn to its newly-renovated port area called Hafencity. These photos are from 2015 as many new buildings were under construction so perhaps there are more by now.
Frankfurt is known best as a global air traffic hub and the financial capital of the European Union. Though I visited here in the summer (June 2013), I remember the night was quite chilly and it was difficult to dine outdoors even with heaters around and a sweater on! Locals told me that it fluctuates […]
Dusseldorf is a modern and beautiful city in Germany. I visited here in the summer of 2013, though the overcast weather seen in the photos may not indicate that. I’m a big fan of creative architecture, and there sure is lots of that here! several unique and artistic buildings line the Rhine riverside park (Rheinpark) […]