Germany’s Black Forest Is the Perfect VacationBy Jenny G
Germany’s Black Forest is one of the highest-rated tourist spots in the entire world, often praised for its pristine nature and great collection of things to do, all found at the meeting point between Germany, Switzerland and France.
The Black Forest can be found at the highest region of Germany’s southern Scarplands and is widely-known for its densely-wooded evergreen forests and scenic villages. Often, the Black Forest is associated with the Brothers Grimm fairy tales, adding a magical atmosphere of mystery to every turn. For architecture lovers, make sure you don’t miss your visit to Freiburg, the regions prominent town, for its wonderful collection of Gothic structures. Wine lovers will also be thrilled to visit any of the many boutique vineyards found around Freiburg.
What Will I Do in the Black Forest?
Park mit allen Sinnen is an absolute must for first-time travelers. This is unique experience that has you using all of your 5 senses to navigate through a 2-kilometer track, while barefoot, fin one of the most peaceful and beautiful locations in the planet. Next, be sure to visit the Europa Park for a good, old-fashioned theme park complete with its own gladiator arena. Finally, don’t skip your visit to Lego-Land, especially if you’re traveling with the family.
Important Tip: Be sure to equip yourself with either a Red or Black Card for great savings. The Black Card can be purchased and awards you free admission to over 140 sites, while the Red Card is free and can be acquired at many hotels/lodges.