Frankfurt might not be the first place you automatically think of when you’re planning a luxury vacation. However, as one of Germany’s largest cities, it has plenty to offer travelers who are looking for something a bit more exclusive. The city has a range of sights and activities for tourists who are seeking adventure and style, it is also a popular shopping destination and some of its restaurants are amongst the best in the world.
What to see in Frankfurt
Winter is a beautiful time of the year to visit Frankfurt and it enables you to explore the museums and cultural sights. Alte Oper was once Frankfurt’s opera house and the beautiful Renaissance style building is now a concert hall where you can see performances from the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra.
If you enjoy literary greats, you should visit Goethe House, which was the home of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. It was painstakingly restored after the Second World War and gives a view of what life was like during this time in history.
Frankfurt is renowned for its glorious gardens and parkland, which cover over half of the city. They are beautiful places in which to take a stroll and relax after a busy day sightseeing.
A luxury shopping experience
For tourists who want to pick up some souvenirs and stylish fashions, the center of Frankfurt is a popular shopping destination. There is a vast array of luxury and boutique stores, including the biggest beauty store in Europe. The Zeilgalerie mall features a stunning rooftop terrace and on Goethestrasse you’ll find luxury brands, including Cartier, Tiffany’s, Versace and Armani.
Dine in style
A trip to Frankfurt wouldn’t be complete without the opportunity to sample the food at some of their top restaurants. There is something for everyone, with a variety of styles to suit all different tastes. You can dine at one of the many Mediterranean or Asian inspired restaurants or opt for something a little bit more traditional at the German and French establishments.
Frankfurt has a large number of accommodation styles to choose from. You can stay in the ultimate five star hotels, with luxurious beds and bathrooms, as well as the exclusive independent boutique hotels. If you fancy a bit more privacy during your stay, you can look online for Frankfurt vacation apartments. Here you can search for the exact location and apartment features that you require and are able to come and go as you please, without the restrictions of a hotel. This enables you to dine in a variety of restaurants and cafes, and spend time relaxing in your luxurious surroundings when you’ve had a busy day visiting the sights or browsing through the stores.
With all this to see and do in Frankfurt, it really has to be on your list of places to visit this winter. As soon as you arrive you’ll be amazed by the beauty and style that the city has to offer and one visit just won’t be enough.
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