From: Lübeck, Germany
To the west of the Holstentor are the Holstenhafen and the
Hansahafen, two moat-like harbors carved out of the River Trave. Walk
along the water, and you'll see a variety of ships and sailing
vessels--including a lightship that once protected shipping in the
Fehmarn Belt, a strait between Germany and Denmark.
Top photo: Lübeck Travemünde Tourismus / Ingo
"Best of the Web"
- Forbes and The Washington Post
Need a car in Europe?
If you live outside the EU,
a tax-free Renault or Peugeot tourist car lease
can be cheaper than renting
for visits of 21+ days. Minimum driver
age is 18, there' s no upper age limit, and rates include insurance.
Traveling by train?
Get free schedules, maps, and guides for 50+ European railroads.
(Residents of North and Central America can buy tickets and rail passes
From Durant and Cheryl Imboden:
About Europe for Visitors