Kiel, Germany

Ahoy, Kiel! This Olympic city became a center of international regattas, including the famous Kieler Woche, which is held every June since 1882. The city, founded as a Viking settlement, keeps up with the times and attracts tourists with its restaurants, shops and places of recreation and entertainment for all tastes. Wander in lush botanical gardens, and see historic ships, swaying peacefully in the bay.