“Bad” Places and Spa History in Germany and Austria

The question came up last week: How do towns get “Bad” in their names and what does it mean? And how recent is it? The answers required more than just a comments-comment, so here are the answers. The super-condensed version: government interventions, place to bathe, and generally modern (post 1789.)

“Bad” Places and Spa History in Germany and Austria

The Best Spa Towns in Germany

Home to some of the finest cuisine, richest culture, and stunning landscapes in the world, Germany is well regarded on the traveller trail as a fantastic destination for adventures. Regularly appearing on the list of the most visited countries in Europe, this country is abundant in museums, galleries, natural wonders, and architectural gems. One of […]

The Best Spa Towns in Germany