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Schloss Sanssouci (Sanssouci Palace) in Potsdam belongs to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites © TMB/ Boldt

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The Voices of travelers!

What could be more authentic and informative than a review of some traveler who has been to a city and want to share his experiences with the world! On this page you can find articles published on blogs and online readers to give an idea of what to expect and experience in our historic cities.

Debbie - europeantravelista.com

Warnemunde – Baltic Beach Resort


While I don’t make it to many beaches in Europe, last fall I did have the opportunity of visiting the lovely fishing village of Warnemunde Germany which is also home to a very beautiful beach!

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Andrea - rearviewmirror.tv

Berlin Day Trip: Rostock



Rostock is around two hours from Berlin, either by car or train, so it’s doable as a day trip but only just. If time is limited I’d say go for it and just see one or two things, otherwise take your time and make it into a relaxing weekend getaway.

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Debbie - europeantravelista.com

Rostock – Devastation to Rebuilding

Originally founded in the 11th century, Rostock has seen many ups and downs in its history but none more traumatic than WWII. While in Rostock I had a wonderful guide named Klaus (he actually reminded me of Bela Karoli).  As we toured the Neuer Markt and main shopping street, Klaus told me that during World War II Rostock sustained severe damage from Allied bombing.  In fact, most of the area we were standing had been destroyed by bombings.

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Debbie - europeantravelista.com

A Stand Out Moment in Rostock

Ten days into my trip exploring the Historic Highlights of Germany and I had not experienced that one stand out moment like my Goatherd encounter in Mittenwald Germany. I was beginning to feel it wasn’t going to happen.

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Debbie - europeantravelista.com

A Perfect Day in Warnemünde!

Perfect days don’t come along all that often.  But when everything goes right and you get one of “those” days. . . oh what a day! Well that is exactly what happened when I visited Warnemunde Germany.  The stars and moons all aligned to give me one perfect day!

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Debbie - europeantravelista.com

Gods, Porn and Generals in Rostock

When traveling I am always intrigued by the statues and fountains I stumble onto.  It’s through these that we learn more about the people or causes that are important to the citizens and sometimes the government. While discovering the city of Rostock Germany, I was struck by a few interesting fountains and one statue.

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