Nuremberg – The big little village

The second largest city in southern Germany (behind Munich) and a burgeoning tourist destination it may be, but a bustling metropolis it most certainly isn’t. Brimming with picturesque markets, squares and narrow cobbled streets, a leasurely walk through the city centre will take you all of 30 minutes before you reach one of Nuremberg’s major… Continue reading Nuremberg – The big little village

Drinkers’ paradise – Oktoberfest

The world’s most famous beer festival, Oktoberfest starts on 22 September for two weeks so it’s time to start planning your trip. Beer lovers should have made their way to the Schottenhamel tent by high noon on September¬†22nd where the city’s lord mayor will tap the first keg of the festival’s beer. Once the ceremonial… Continue reading Drinkers’ paradise – Oktoberfest