Tourists like to spend their leisure time in local amusement parks. In the south-west of the country, in the town of Rust, federal state of Baden-Wurttemberg, there is the most famous international park in the world – Europa Park. Having visited it, you are simultaneously visiting several countries: England, Holland, Austria, Spain, France, Russia and even the fabulous Viking Country.
The Legoland amusement park, which opened in May 2002 in the town of Gunzburg (Bavaria), is also very popular. Numerous attractions, more than forty, are waiting for children and adults surrounded by a picturesque forest of 140 hectares, as well as numerous shows, interactive contests and theatrical performances. By its fame, this park is not inferior to the Hansa Park, which is located at the other end of Germany – not far from Lübeck, in the southeast of Schleswig-Holstein. Continue reading
Germany ranks third in the list of the most visited countries in Europe. According to the Federal Tourism Agency of the Russian Federation, in 2013, more than 1.57 million Russians visited the Federal Republic of Germany, of which over 800 thousand were visited as tourists.
According to the German National Committee on Tourism, the main reasons for relaxing in the country are: an abundance of cultural attractions, cleanliness, safety, modernity, quality hotels, good food, shopping opportunities, an exciting nightlife, and a good price-quality ratio.
The most visited tourist regions in Germany are the East Frisian and North Frisian Islands, the coasts of Holstein and Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, the Rhine Valley, the Bavarian Forest, the Black Forest and the Bavarian Alps. Continue reading