North Sea island of Sylt

At any time of year, the North Sea island of Sylt is a popular holiday destination. The rich and famous of Germany are particular fans of its excellent restaurants and cafés, long beaches on the Wadden Sea and delightful towns such as Westerland and Hörnum. The Wadden Sea national parks on the North Sea coast in Schleswig-Holstein and Lower Saxony are part of the World Heritage Wadden Sea, which has been protected by UNESCO since 2009.