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Traveling to Germany is a simple way to capture your vacation!

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Germany is a country in Western Europe whose landscape consists of forests, rivers, mountain ranges and beaches on the North Sea. Its history dates back over 2,000 years. With a vibrant arts and nightlife scene, its capital Berlin includes the Brandenburg Gate and many WWII-related sites. Munich is known for its Oktoberfest and beer bars, including the Hofbräuhaus which dates from the 16th century. Frankfurt, with its skyscrapers, is home to the European Central Bank. Here we are going to introduce you to some cities in Germany that can inspire you to visit them!

Berlin Wall

Traveling to Germany is a simple way to capture your vacation!

The Berlin Wall, “wall of shame” for West Germans and officially called by the East German government “anti-fascist protection wall”, was erected in the middle of Berlin on the night of August 12 to 13, 1961. N Remember that the concrete structure of this wall structure was partially demolished, but its fragments remain a hallmark of the city. There is the Berlin Wall which provides 14 sections of routes for cyclists and pedestrians.

Oktoberfest

Traveling to Germany is a simple way to capture your vacation!

The Oktoberfest is a popular festival known in French-speaking countries as the beer festival, taking place in Munich, Germany. Oktoberfest is the world’s largest festival held in Munich, Germany. Every year, it is not without conviction, more than 6 million visitors are interested and come to this festival. Although its name is Oktoberfest, the right festival starts at the end of September and lasts until the first week of October. For those who don’t know, this festival is considered an important part of Bavarian culture dating back to 1810. If you are lucky to arrive in Munich at the end of September, you can taste the traditional beer from this country, such as Knodel, Wurstl, Schweinebraten and Hendl and many other German beers which can be enjoyed without paying a fortune.

Lindau

Traveling to Germany is a simple way to capture your vacation!

Lindau is a city in Bavaria, Germany. It is the capital of the district of Lindau. The city lies on the edge of Obersee, the “high lake” of Lake Constance, on its eastern coast, where the borders of Germany, Austria and Switzerland meet. When traveling to Germany, be sure to visit the historic town of Lindau, located not far from the meeting point of the border between Switzerland, Austria and Germany, east of Lake Constance. The city, which has around 3,000 inhabitants, is linked by rail and a bridge to the mainland. Coming here won’t make you regret it, especially if you are an admirer of architectural tourism. The town is full of classic medieval buildings, such as theaters, casinos and churches, which can be visited at your leisure, not to mention the boat trips on Lake Constance, which you can enjoy as a couple or as a family.

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Why Padar Island is Perfect for A Post-Pandemic Gateway

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Why Padar Island is Perfect for A Post-Pandemic Gateway

Since the pandemic outbreak, everyone of us has refrained from travelling and isolate ourselves in the safety of our houses. The situation constantly changes in a lot of countries. However, many countries have reported good news regarding the coronavirus. One by one, countries are reducing their restrictions, opening borders, and ensuring safe travels for visitors. This certainly is a good news for people who has been yearning for some outdoor adventures. The Komodo National Park in Labuan Bajo, Flores, Indonesia is one of those far-flung destinations that have begin preparing to welcome travelers. And here we think that Padar Island—one of the most beautiful island in the national park—is just a perfect destination for travelling post-covid situation!

No One Lives in Padar Island

When you come to Padar Island, you don’t have to worry about getting infected from the locals or the otherwise, infecting the locals. Because no one inhabit this little island. Padar is completely devoid from human population. The only creatures that live in the island is grassland vegetation, some deer, and ocean creatures. You just need to be mindful with other member of the group that go with you in the tour.

The Superb Views are Definitely Healing

Why Padar Island is Perfect for A Post-Pandemic Gateway

Padar gets its fame from its otherworldly panoramic view from the top of the hills. For people who has been living their past four months confined between walls, such view would be immensely rewarding. Just imagine; before your eyes lie three crescent coasts, stunning grasslands, endless blue sea, and a jagged volcano that seems like straight from the Jurassic era.

Social Distancing Comes Naturally in Padar Island

Now, social distancing become the most important strategy—along with mandatory mask and strict hygiene—during the pandemic. In Padar Island, however, social distancing come naturally. Travelers need to hike to get to the viewpoint on the top hill and there’s no way you can stay very close to each other during a hike. Padar’s rocky terrain make it even easier for people to stay naturally apart.

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Less Common Surface in the Island that’s Risking Virus-Spreading

Why Padar Island is Perfect for A Post-Pandemic Gateway

As result of the devoid of human settlement, Padar Island has almost zero communal spaces and facilities. Aside of few poles on the wooden trekking ladder, there’s nothing you can touch in the Island. That limits surfaces where coronavirus droplets can land and survive—and infecting other people. It’s barrenness is its greatest advantage; Padar might the lowest infection risks among any other destination.

Travelers Are Limited in Padar Island

Since the outbreak, the Tourism Authority Agency of Labuan Bajo Flores (BOPLBF) has been developing a system that allow them to monitor visitor’s volume in the national park. This allows them to control the amount of visitors on all islands within the park to avoid over-crowding. Rest assured that Padar won’t be jam-packed with travelers and the like during your hike.

The Komodo National Park is reopening their gate very soon. Prepare all the thing you need to ensure your eligibility to visit this far-flung wonderland!