The Bodensee Travel Guide
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Plan Your The Bodensee Vacation
Lapping the shores of Germany, Switzerland, and Austria, the Bodensee (Lake Constance), at 65 km (40 mi) long and 15 km (9 mi) wide, is the largest lake in the German-speaking world.
The towns and resorts around the lake have a wide range of hotels, from venerable wedding-cake-style, fin de siècle palaces to more-modest Gasthöfe. If...read more
In this area, international dishes are not only on the menu but on the map—you have to drive only a few miles to try the Swiss or Austrian dish you're craving...read more
Things To Do in The Bodensee
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
Zeppelin Museum, Friedrichshafen: Step inside the gracious passenger rooms of the airship, and you may question whether the air transport of today... Read more
The best way to experience the Bodensee area is by bike. In as little as three days, you can cross the borders of three nations, and the only... Read more
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Our 40th Anniversary Trip to Germany-Vienna: Part 3, Trains
We used the Deutche Bahn (DB) rail system throughout our vacation. Read more
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Fly into Amsterdam and leave from Vienna.
Beginning at Amsterdam, my wife and I would like to travel by train and the 2 must visit place are Zermatt, Salszburgh. Read more