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Advent and Christmas markets in the Harz Mountains

21.11.2023 - Leon Grage - Adventures & Experiences, Inspiration, Travel Tips & Fun Facts


Enjoying mulled wine and other delicacies with friends or family in a cosy atmosphere during the Advent season - nowhere better than at one of the many Christmas markets in the Harz Mountains! As the days gradually get shorter in the run-up to Christmas and the first snow falls, numerous magical Christmas and Advent markets open throughout the Harz Mountains, transforming the Harz towns into sparkling winter wonderlands.


The Kyffhäuser Monument

05.03.2023 - Leon Grage - Adventures & Experiences, Inspiration, Travel Tips & Fun Facts


The Kyffhäuderdenkmal is the third largest memorial in Germany. The building rises 81 metres into the air. Only the Leipzig Battle of the Nations Monument and the Kaiser Wilhelm Monument in Porta Westfalica have larger dimensions. Like its counterpart in Porta Westfalica in East Westphalia, the Kyffhäuser Monument was erected in honour of Emperor Wilhelm I. It is located in the Kyffhäuser Valley. It is located in the Kyffhäuser Mountains, more precisely on the site of the former Imperial Castle of Kyffhausen. The area is located in the federal state of Thuringia and borders on the southern Harz region and Saxony-Anhalt.


3 Natural Wonders in the Harz Mountains

27.09.2021 - Leon Grage - Adventures & Experiences, Travel Tips & Fun Facts


Hardly any other region in Germany impresses with such a diversity of natural experiences and breathtaking views as the Harz. According to a survey by the Oberharz Foundation, the Harz even received the largest number of votes (20 %) in a choice between a total of 19 forest areas and is therefore considered to be Germany's most beautiful forest natural wonders. It is therefore hardly surprising that hiking enthusiasts and nature-loving holidaymakers and tourists are drawn to the low mountain range year after year. In this article we present 3 natural wonders in the Harz to give you an impression of the natural phenomena of the Harz region. You should have seen these sights in the Harz Mountains:


Family Holiday in the Harz Mountains with Children

27.09.2021 - Leon Grage - Adventures & Experiences, Travel Tips & Funfacts


Zwischen Fernweh und Heimatliebe. Dich packt das Urlaubsfieber, aber gleichzeitig fühlst du dich eigentlich auch in Deutschland ganz wohl? Kein Problem! Verreise doch mit deiner Familie einfach im eigenen Land. Hier gibt es viele wunderschöne Natur- und Erlebnis-Highlights, die zu sehen es sich lohnt – so wie zum Beispiel der Nationalpark Harz. Mit seiner zentralen Lage ist das Mittelgebirge in Sachsen-Anhalt von überall in Deutschland leicht zu erreichen. So sparst du an Reisezeit, Reisekosten und Reiseplanung und kannst stattdessen direkt zum Urlaubsfeeling überspringen.