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Tales from across Germany
To get you daydreaming of exploration.


noun | informal: ‍A holiday spent in one's home country rather than abroad

Our favourite stargazing locations in Germany

We love gazing at the stars in the dark sky when we need to relax; these are our favourite places to go stargazing throughout the country.

Trainmaster's House: making memorable moments

Just 40 minutes from central Berlin lies this stunning apartment within a former train station surrounded by nothing but trees

Travel is back: time to explore Germany

Get your summer staycations booked! These places to stay - from boutique B&Bs to cool cabins - still have availability in June and July

Five must-visit villages in North Rhine-Westphalia

Guest writer and lover of half-timbered houses, Yessica, shares her favourite five villages in NRW that will make your fall in love with the region

What to do in the Oberallgäu

These are the things you can't miss in the southern greater Allgäu region

Fläming: One of our favourite parts of Brandenburg

Reisen in Brandenburg: why we love Fläming and what to do there‍ (hint: nature, spas and adventure)

Stargazing in Germany: A how-to guide

Interview: Germany’s best places to see the stars and tips for budding astronomers.

Coconat's story: creating a community with values

A conversation with one of the minds behind Coconat, a gorgeous countryside getaway

A beginner's guide to German sauna culture

Your first trip to a sauna can be daunting, but fear not! Tips and tricks for blending in at the sauna

8 travel trends for 2021

What will travel in 2021 look like? From wellbeing to sustainability, we share our ideas

48-hours at the Müritz (Mecklenburgische Seenplatte)

Stop what you're doing and plan a trip to the Müritz, Germany's largest lake. Here's how to spend a weekend - from what to do to where to stay

Germany's 6 Best Spas

A rundown of my go-to German spas: whether you’re a sauna novice or committed convert, they’re well worth a visit.

Seven Secret Swimming Spots in Brandenburg

There are over 3,000 lakes in Brandenburg, so how do you choose where to go? You ask an expert! Thanks for the tips, Jessica Lee.

Staycation Collection: An introduction

An introduction Think back to the last time you had a weekend away... Do you remember that feeling of renewal after pressing pause on your busy schedule?

Discover Germany's most beautiful corners.

You are my staycation fairy godmother: what a beautiful curation of places to stay.

I love your website. As a Brit who moved to Germany last year and loves travelling, finding hidden gems of self catering or quaint guesthouses isn’t always so easy. I’ve stayed in a few now!

Thanks a lot, I really appreciate the recommendations. It certainly makes the membership worth it!

We are SO looking forward to our staycation, words cannot describe it. Thank you again so much for helping us find somewhere special!

Oh, my goodness - these places are gorgeous! Thank you so much for all the help.

Thank you SO much for your help. The recommendation service helped so much, and the places are all so lovely!!!


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