Pillnitz castle near Dresden with water color frame

20 Scenic Dresden Day Trips around the Region

Dresden is fascinating but there are so many things in the region too! Base yourself in the city and then go on Dresden day trips. Here are 20 great ones.

Dornburg Castle, Germany, with water color frame

3-in-1: Visiting the Dornburg Castle for Views, History & A living Queen

Dornburg Castle is not only known for featuring 3 castles in one spot, but also as the location for the crowning of the Rose Queen. Read for more tips.

Leuchtenburg Castle, Germany with watercolor frame

Guide to Medieval Castle Leuchtenburg in Kahla – Knights & Porcelain

If you're into medieval castles with grand views and appreciate excellent porcelain, visit the Castle Leuchtenburg in Kahla, Germany. Here's why.

Castle in Grosskochberg Germany with watercolor frame

A Castle to Yourself – Visiting Castle Kochberg in Germany

Not a major tourist magnet, Castle Kochberg flies under many a radar, which makes it even more of a local gem in Germany. Here's how to plan your visit.

Japanese Garden in Bad Langensalza, Germany with watercolour frame

See Hanami at the Japanese Garden in Bad Langensalza, Germany

Did you know Germany has Japanese gardens? The Japanese Garden in Bad Langensalza is especially wonderful and features actual Japanese festivals. Read on.

Chinese Garden in Weissensee Germany with water color frame

Why Visit the Chinese Garten Weissensee, Germany

Did you know you can experience the Far East in central Germany? Visit the Chinese garden in Weissensee, Germany for a special tea & garden experience.