Germany is a beautiful country and has magnificent attractions that draw millions of travellers to its cities each year. It offers a multitude of scenic cities, fine architecture and a rich cultural and arts heritage that make it a very popular tourist destination.
Partially bordered on its north coast by the North and Baltic seas and also Denmark, Germany is otherwise completely landlocked by other European countries. It has a population of over 80 million people and enjoys temperate seasonal climate in most of its beautiful territory, with widespread forest cover.
The region of “Germania” has been documented prior to AD 100. First unified in 1871 during the Franco – Prussian War, it was divided into East Germany and West Germany in 1949, and reunified as FRG in 1990. A republic of 16 states, it is part of the Schengen Zone and the fourth largest economy in the world. Germany is also highly respected for its technological prowess, superb engineering and its sporting excellence worldwide.