Renowned around the World for its precision engineering and high-tech products, Germany, the largest country within Central Europe, is rated as one to the safest travel destinations in the world. Ranked as the 7th most visited tourist destination worldwide, Germany features a host of cultural, social and economic events including trade fairs and international exhibitions. In spite of its small population, Germany is an economic powerhouse globally ranked as the second best in the matter of exports. A federal republic consisting of 16 states, Germany features numerous cities of tourist interest including the capital Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Cologne, Frankfurt and Dresden.
Featuring plenty of interesting touristic regions like the Rhine Valley, the Black Forest, the Ore Mountains, Bavarian Alps, Lake Constance, Franconian Switzerland, the North Sea and the Baltic Sea coastline, Germany showcases almost everything a tourist could be looking for. With a well-oiled infrastructure providing comfortable accommodations and transport, it is no wonder that 30 percent of the Germans undeniably prefer domestic tourism destinations.