Christmas in Germany

TRAVEL: German Christmas markets, a kaleidoscope of colors and lights, are street markets that are usually held in town squares and spill over into adjacent pedestrian zones

Charlemagne was buried in Aachen Germany

Aachen is a city in Germany that might not be on your vacation top ten list, but it’s definitely worth a night’s stop if you’re driving through that part of Germany. It’s located about as far west as you can go in Germany. You’re right on the border of Belgium and the Netherlands.