Eye on the World: Germany

written by | Posted on May 21st, 2014

Wiener schnitzel, pilsner beer, Romanesque cathedrals, and Beethoven—Germany is a destination that seeps with history and culture. Managing Editor, Deserae del Campo, visited Germany’s western regions as part of the 40th GTM Germany Travel Mart 2014, held this year in Bremen and Bremerhaven. Here are a few of the sights she experienced with her lens.

Statue of Beethoven in Bonn, where the composer was born.

Statue of Beethoven in Bonn, where the composer was born.

Burgerpark in Bremen.

Burgerpark in Bremen.

The impressive Cologne Cathedral.

The impressive Cologne Cathedral.

Cologne's city center.

Cologne's city center.

Cologne with the Gross St. Martin Church in the background.

Cologne with the Gross St. Martin Church in the background.

Statue in front of the Museum Kunstpalast in Dusseldorf.

Statue in front of the Museum Kunstpalast in Dusseldorf.

View of the coal mine, Zollverein in Essen - a UNESCO World Heritage site.

View of the coal mine, Zollverein in Essen - a UNESCO World Heritage site.

The Ameron Collection Hotel Konigshof in Bonn.

The Ameron Collection Hotel Konigshof in Bonn.

The Universum Science Center in Bremen.

The Universum Science Center in Bremen.

Red Dot Museum in Essen.

Red Dot Museum in Essen.

View of the Rhine River from the hotel in Bonn.

View of the Rhine River from the hotel in Bonn.

Roman ruins found underneath Cologne Cathedral.

Roman ruins found underneath Cologne Cathedral.

An emotionally stirring WWI museum exhibition at Zollverein in Essen.

An emotionally stirring WWI museum exhibition at Zollverein in Essen.

Statue of Beethoven in Bonn, where the composer was born.Burgerpark in Bremen.The impressive Cologne Cathedral.Cologne's city center.Cologne with the Gross St. Martin Church in the background.Statue in front of the Museum Kunstpalast in Dusseldorf.View of the coal mine, Zollverein in Essen - a UNESCO World Heritage site.The Ameron Collection Hotel Konigshof in Bonn.The Universum Science Center in Bremen.Red Dot Museum in Essen.View of the Rhine River from the hotel in Bonn.Roman ruins found underneath Cologne Cathedral.An emotionally stirring WWI museum exhibition at Zollverein in Essen.