Germany Flights and Travel Information
Scratch beneath Germany’s imposing
super-efficient surface and you will find a patchwork of distinctive
regions, with pretty towns, fairytale castles and forest hideaways.
On this page you will find travel informaion on Germany. At Hessle
Travel we can offer reservations on accommodation, flights and hotels in Germany.
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Please find below detailed information on some of the most popular
destinations in Germany. Click on the destination!
Berlin with its famous Brandenburg Gate, Tiergarten Park and arsty
scene will appeal to fans of city breaks, whilst the smaller cities of
Cologne, Frankfurt have a more relaxed, low-key vibe.
Bavaria in the
south is the playground of Germany. Keen walkers and cyclists will enjoy
a trip into the heavily wooded, mountainous Bavarian Forest, or an
excursion to the fairy tale-like Neuschwanstein Castle. No trip to
Bavaria would be complete without experiencing the famous Oktoberfest
beer festival, whilst Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers the chance for good
For something different, a cruise or bike ride along the
meandering Danube River offers a more relaxing way to see the country.
The financial capital of Germany is Frankfurt which lies on the banks
of the River Main and offers a host of cultural events.
At the north of Germany is Hamburg, a city often undiscovered by most
visitors yet is the home to elegant shopping and many art galleries
Munich is the host to the Oktoberfest, the Glockenspiel and the
Stuttgart is a green and open city surrounded by trees and vineyards.
Hannover is a small town well worth a visit, it was developed by its
historical significance in the 17th Centrury.
Wherever in Germany you plan to visit there is an abundance of places
to see and things to do.
Capital City: Berlin
Major Cities: Cologne, Frankfurt, Hamburg,
Population: 81.80 million
Area: 137,846 miles |
Electricity: 220V AC
Currency: (EUR) Euro (EUR 1 = 100
Tipping: If a service charge
has been added to the bill, tips are not necessary, additional
discretionary tips are around 10%
Hints: English is widely
spoken. Smoking is banned in restaurants bars and the majority of public
places unless a separate dedicated smoking room is provided. On social
occasions, eg invitation to restaurants, be punctual and dress as for
business meetings unless otherwise indicated. The minimum drinking age
is 16 years
Clothing: Light or mediumweights for the summer and
medium or heavyweights for winter, with rainwear all year round
Weather can be changeable throughout the
year. Eastern Germany and South East (Bavarian Alps) tend to have colder
winters with more frequent snow and frost. Rainfall is fairly evenly
spread throughout the year although less in summer
Light or mediumweights for the summer and medium or
heavyweights for winter, with rainwear all year round
The curious and fascinating city of Berlin offers a vibrant mix of
culture and history echoing infamous landmarks and sites of the past
from the famous Checkpoint Point Charlie to the amazing Brandenburg
Gate where the wall once divided the city.
Information to Germany
There are many scheduled airlines that have direct flights to Germanys
Leading airlines such as Lufthansa, British Airways, bmi British
Midland, Austrian Airlines and KLM offer travel in comfort and style.
You will enjoy the best service and can expect, within reason, a
Offering good flexibility and great price savings there are various
'No Frills' carriers flying to Germany. You can find an extensive list
on our 'Low Cost Airlines' page located at our home page.
- Travel Options
Hessle Travel not only offer flights to
Germany, we also offer car hire, hotels and holidays. Airport parking and Airport hotels can be booked
also for peace of mind before you travel.
If you require any more information regarding flights and holidays to
Germany please contact us.