Visit Bremen

Bremen: City of close links

What visitors to the city will confirm: anyone who travels to another city as a tourist, often spends a lot of time on foot. This is the best way to explore a new environment. But where you need to do a half marathon in other cities to see the sights, Bremen is a pleasant relief. Mehr …

Bremen Youth Hostel – a convivial place on the Weser

The Bremen youth hostel could hardly be more central. Directly on the Weser, at the lower end of the Schlachte, it is a port of call for over 20,000 overnight guests every year. Since 2005, the yellow cube-shaped extension has been a landmark for travellers on and next to the river. I went to visit Mehr …

My Bremen: cycling to Worpswede and back

From time to time, I feel the urge to visit the countryside. So I jump on my bike Mehr …

Bremen boats and Schlachte ships

Every now and again, I go for stroll along the Schlachte Embankment. Bremen’s former harbour still provides moorings for ships and boats, and there’s quite a range of historical vessels here, from steamers to tall ships. So, I decided to take a closer look at them during my walk. Mehr …