Monday´s special: TEUFELSMAUER

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If we knew how cool this place was we would have definitely visited it already long before, but for some reason we only discovered it this weekend. The whole Teufelsmauer (“the devils wall”) is around 20 km long and it stretches from Ballenstedt to Blankenburg. One can visit certain parts of this incredible sandstone rock formations and this time we …

Monday´s special: WERNIGERODE

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Wernigerode is a smaller town picturesquely located on the Holtemme river, about an hour drive from Braunschweig in the south-east direction. You can also reach it by train or bus. It is surrounded by the north slopes of Harz Mountains and lies beneath the highest peak, Brocken. It used to be an important medieval capital and the main attractions today …

Monday´s special: “LIEBESBANKWEG”, Harz NP

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Liebesbank weg is about 7 kilometres long and is known for the 25 uniquely carved wooden benches, all of them symbolising and representing love. Besides benches, there are also “poetry stones” and interesting wooden sculptures dedicated to specific occasions of love and wedded life. If that sounds too cheesy for you, just don´t pay too much attention on it and …