Forest Railway in Thuringia, Thuringia, Germany

April 23rd, 2012

A special experience for children is to go with the Thuringian forest railway, a tram line called “Thüringerwaldbahn” that operates between Tabarz and the town of Gotha. (more…)

Adventure Mine Merkers, Thuringia, Germany

April 23rd, 2012

The Adventure Mine in Merkers invites you to a three-hour tour of up to 800 meters, a depth. For all children 10 years the unique underground adventure begins with the fitting of a mountain helmet. Every visitor is given to a smock and after a mining policy a driving brand. (more…)

Amusement Park Walldorf

January 16th, 2012

A child-friendly stop during a long trip to the warm south we found on the motorway A71, exit Meiningen Nord, in the Thuringian village Walldorf. (more…)

Picnic sites listed at OpenStreetMap

October 10th, 2011

We would like to recommend  the following web page This page provides an overview about of picnic sites around the cities Dresden and Leipzig. During our hikes we like to have a picnic at the countryside. If we found such nice places we share it at the wiki-based map project OpenStreetMap. This data can easily be integrated in mobile applications or websites.

Greifenwarte falconry at Rennsteig

March 2nd, 2011

Whether Annie, Mary or Anton, the diurnal birds of prey from the falconry at Rennsteig await all curious guests in their beautiful estuary directly behind the Ruhlaer Skilodge. (more…)

Ruhlaer ski lodge, Thuringia, Germany

March 2nd, 2011

If summer or winter, the friendly people from the Ruhlaer Skilodge and the cosy ambiance welcomes you always gladly.

A lot of celebrities which were already guests are presented with pictures at a wall in the lodge.

We can advise the restaurant. For bigger groups it is recommendable to book a table in busy season.

Opening hours Tuseday till Sunday from 11 am
Tourisics Objectives Falknerei Am Rennsteig