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Can’t-miss German day trips A-Z: Worms

Can’t-miss German day trips A-Z: Worms

Worms makes an excellent destination for a day trip. It is packed with outstanding architecture, pedestrian zones and green space. It is steeped in history, too. As one of Germany’s oldest cities, Worms’ most famous monuments testify to its role as a microcosm for the religious forces (and tensions) that […]

January 22, 2021 ×


Can’t-miss German day trips A-Z: Koblenz

Can’t-miss German day trips A-Z: Koblenz

Koblenz combines two features that are fundamental to Germany: history and beauty. This is a city, after all, that was founded by the Romans, and that celebrated 2,000 years of continued existence…in 1992. This is also a place where two of Germany’s most famous rivers, the Rhine and the Mosel, […]

October 16, 2020 ×


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Experience the Beautiful Rhine River

by Megan Finley Contributing Writer

The Rhine River offers a magical German experience with its breathtaking scenery, half-timbered houses, historic castles, dramatic hillsides and delicious wines. May to mid-October is the perfect time to explore the Rhine, as most places all but shut down during the winter months. Here are three stops along the Rhine River you will not want to miss out on.

July 7, 2016 ×


Cyclists from the KMC ride along the Rhine River in Germany as part of Cycle for STEM Aug. 2. The cyclists pedaled for three days and completed more than 150 miles to raise money for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics programs.

Cyclists pedal for STEM program

Photo by Senior Airman Jonathan Stefanko
August 6, 2015 ×


Courtesy photoThe vineyards around Rüdesheim

Rollin’ on the river: tips for a day on the Rhine

by Dr. Krystal White
Contributing writer

The powerful Rhine River once supported the Roman Empire. Today, its superb nature, wine and history are within easy reach; it’s just an hour’s drive from the KMC.

April 17, 2014 ×