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Things to do in Germany

German culture is so rich that there is never a lack of things to do. Some of the country’s most popular attractions are its array of museums. The Ludwig in Cologne is the home of one of the largest collections of Picasso’s work worldwide. The Gutenberg in Mainz features an astounding collection of historical printing presses, and the Kunsthalle in Hamburg is one of the most important art museums in all of Europe. Aside from its cultural sites, there are several things to do in Germany that mix culture with a good time, such as Oktoberfest. Oktoberfest is the world’s largest fair and is held annually in autumn in Munich.

Nature lovers won’t even have to ask what to do in Germany, as the landscape is filled with opportunities for enjoyment. Germany is home to several National Parks, including the Bavarian Forest National Park, which features fascinating vistas of endless, untamed forests; Berchtestgaden National Park, one of the oldest areas of the Alps, including the massive Watzmann Mountain; and Nature Park Altmuhltal, which is regarded as the most beautiful of the Bavarian parks. Nearly all of Germany’s National Parks offer guided tours, educational speaking series on the natural flora and fauna of the area, and phenomenal hiking trails. Germany is an all-around winner when it comes to locations to visit within Europe.

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