So far, I have made just one brief visit to Germany, which is one of my ancestral homelands (albeit, seven generations ago). I was pleasantly surprised and enjoyed the trip very much. Below you can find links to more information on the cities I visited.


Much of what people perceive as German culture comes from Bavaria: pretzels, lederhosen, pork knuckles and beer, for example. And Munich, the capital of Bavaria, delivers all that. Click here to read more.

Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Imagine a town fell asleep in the middle ages, only to wake up, unchanged, in the 1900s. Rothenburg ob der Tauber is the best-preserved medieval village in Germany and despite its large numbers of tourists, remains a charming and worthwhile destination. Click here to read more.