designer outlets Wolfsburg – Germany’s first city-centre outlet centre
With a total area of 16,000 square meters of retail space and more than 70 brands, the Wolfsburg designer outlets make up Germany’s first city-center outlet centre. The brands range from high fashion, streetwear and classical collections, through underwear to sportswear and children’s fashion. Lifestyle products, leather goods, home textiles, watches, glass and porcelain, as well as jewellery, round off the shopping opportunities. There are also two restaurant units. The second construction phase, with 28 new shop units, was opened in 2013, supplementing the existing 45 brand shops.
Discover how the pudding gets into the glass in Bielefeld
Germany’s pudding capital lies in the Teutoburger Forest: The path of a product from the raw ingredients to the finished goods is demonstrated in the Dr. Oetker World in Bielefeld.
Jewellery, precious stones and minerals in Idar-Oberstein
On an area of more than 500 m2, visitors can find gorgeous jewellery, precious stones and minerals offered by more than 40 jewellers and companies from the Idar-Oberstein region, only one hour by car from Trier. The spacious premises allow you to shop in a calm and pleasant atmosphere – with an unusually varied range of quality jewellery at very reasonable prices. If desired, gemstone necklaces can be individually created according to the ideas and in the presence of the customer. A shopping experience directly from the source.
Gingerbread all the year round in Aachen
In In the pre-Christmas season, Aachen Printen (gingerbread) appears on the coffee table in many households - in the imperial city itself, it is eaten the whole year round. No matter whether hard, soft, with herbs, chocolate or nuts: All the variants are available in the ‘Aachener Printen- und Schokoladenfabrik Henry Lambertz’, which was founded in 1688.
LifeStyle Outlets myland – Cristallerie Wadgassen
In the former Cristallerie Wadgassen near Saarbrucken, the Lifestyle Outlet Centre myland offers its visitors a unique atmosphere. The Factory Outlet Centre of the global Villeroy & Boch brand and six new buildings, around 25 retail units and gastronomic operations await the visitor. A wide range of textiles, shoes and home accessories are offered in the shops.
Try, buy and be amazed – cocoa beans become chocolate in Cologne
Almost exactly where the Stollwerck factory once produced chocolates and chocolate, visitors can today discover the secrets of sweets. The Schokoladenmuseum Cologne, which, with more than 11 million visitors, is one of the most heavily visited museums in Germany, allows a comprehensive insight into the history and the present day of chocolate and cocoa - and has been doing that for 20 years already. Since 2006, the museum’s in-house chocolate production has been under the direction of the Lindt & Sprüngli company, which is acknowledged as being the world leader in the sector of premium chocolate
McArthurGlen Designer Outlet, Berlin
Germany’s capital city, Berlin, offers the most exciting mix of art, culture and the latest trends! Experience your personal shopping highlight in the McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Berlin– only 30 minutes from the city center. Here, more than 100 fashion and lifestyle brands await you, including Hugo Boss und Escada – and always 30 % to 70 % cheaper than the non-binding recommended price. Non-EU citizens can even shop tax-free. A must for all visitors to this vibrant fashion city.