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  • We are definitely coming back; and the next time we are moving in!

    "My mother and I had a wonderful week in this perfect little apartment. Within a day, we felt like we lived in Paris! It was the perfect size for a two of us, it was easy to book and find, and we felt the price was reasonable for such an ideal location! I have been to Paris before, but this was my absolute favourite visit. We walked everywhere, and loved that we could take the metro back in the evening and have a stop so close to the apartment. My mom loved that it was on the first floor and had everything from a hairdryer to a kettle to a washing machine. I loved the comfortable bed, the hot shower, the lovely terrace for wine and cheese, and the clever use of space in the apartment. We fell in love with the neighbourhood, trying out all the local cheese shops, boulangeries, and cafes. Honestly, a week wasn't even close to enough! I was just settling in to the rhythm and pace of life in Paris when it was time to go. We also appreciated reading the recommended restaurants from others in the guestbook, the easy maps and references materials that Paula had left out to help us explore the city, and the thoughtful welcome upon arrival. Paula was an excellent communicator, facilitating the booking process, and answering questions from beginning to end. If you go, take a lot of time to enjoy Montmartre (we loved the walking tour we took of it, exploring the hidden alleys and streets); definitely go for a run/walk in Parc Monceau, enjoy a meal at Potager du Pierre Therrier, have a croissant at Gortran Cherrier, and take some time to enjoy the apartment terrace with some delicious fresh food from the neighbourhood! If we could, we would come back again and the next time, stay much longer!"
    Guest: Sarah F. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: May 2, 2015
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Germany Travel Tips

Seasons to Visit Germany Vacation Rentals

Most visitors to Germany travel in the warmer summer months that run from May through September. The peak travel season is typically during June and July. In general, summer days are long with the sun only setting after eight at night. This allows plenty of time for sightseeing and other activities. In the winter, the temperatures range from mild to freezing depending on where you are in Germany. The northern and eastern parts frequently get heavy snowfall during December and January. In the south and more mountainous regions, the snow and scenic beauty attract many visitors in the wintertime.

Attractions and Activities at Germany Lodging

Germany has a rich and diverse history. In almost every town or city, there are buildings dating back to the Middle Ages, beautiful churches or cathedrals, and local legends that have become part of the local traditions. There are many museums in Germany catering to a wide range of interests. Far from boring showcase-type exhibits, modern museums include video, sound and actual artifacts to bring history to life. While traditions remain strong, Germany is a modern nation and this is reflected in the high-tech modern style of living in the cities. Restaurants and bars range from traditional eateries to quirky and sometimes bizarre-themed venues. Most people visit Germany to take in the ancient castles, museums and churches. In the summertime, the best way to explore is on foot. Enjoy a cup of coffee at a street side café and browse through the shops in between your visits to museums.

Germany Travel Tips

Getting around Germany is easy but before you set out, make sure you have a good guidebook with you. In this way, you can plan some of your travel routes and make sure you get to the sights that you really want to see. If you plan to travel by train or are spending some time in one particular city, look into purchasing a travel pass. This is often far more affordable than single route tickets. Germany is relatively safe but be aware of walking around alone at night. Like most major cities, there is always a risk of becoming a target for crime.

Getting to and Around Germany

Germany takes up a large part of Central Europe and is easily accessible by air, land and sea. The harbor at Hamburg is one of the largest and busiest in the world. While it is mostly cargo that is transported, several worldwide cruise liners also dock at Hamburg. If you already reside or are traveling in Europe, one of the best ways to get around is by train. There is an extensive rail network in Germany that links it up with the rest of Europe. High-speed intercity trains are a convenient way of traveling longer distances. Smaller towns and villages can be reached on standard trains. Some of the rail routes, such as the one from Cologne and Dusseldorf to Frankfurt, follow the scenic route along the Rhine River. This is one of the best ways to see the countryside.

There is also an extensive road network; however, you do need to be confident in your driving ability. The high-speed autobahns and inner city congestion can be somewhat intimidating if you are not used to it. Germany has several efficient international airports. The busiest is Frankfurt International Airport. This is mostly due to its central location within Germany and Europe. Other international airports include Berlin Airport and Munich Airport. From these airports, you can get domestic connections on to other cities such as Dusseldorf, Bonn, Hamburg, and Dresden.

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