Frankfurt, the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the financial center of the nation, is well-known for its futuristic skyline. Located on the River Main, it is also the transportation centre of Germany. But what attract tourists to this place are the world's most important trade shows, along with the city’s famous downtown area, especially Römer square and the museums at the River Main.
Cheap plane tickets are available throughout the year landing tourists on this city where a rich array of events awaits them highlighting Frankfurt’s matchless cultural identity. Some of the events here are celebrated by the whole nation while others are exclusive to the city. Popular things to spot and do in Frankfurt include the vibrant Fasching, Fastnachtszug Carnival , Frankfurt's German Opera Ball, Spring Dippe Fair and the Art Fair taking place during the initial months of the year. Check up with the airline prices soon and plan a trip to coincide with at least one of these festivals, giving you the chance to appreciate a buoyant, cheerful atmosphere in and around the city of Frankfurt.
Fasching, an annual affair celebrated across Germany, is similar to what other countries look up as Mardi Gras. Various outdoor activities are planned with lot of enthusiasm and planning a holiday whilst this celebration will lend you and your family a thrilling experience with general liveliness at the city's public venues. Fastnachtszug Carnival will take place on 19th Feb, marking the end of winter. The traditional parade of this carnival is a colorful and musical one featuring medieval characters such as court jesters, witches and scarecrows portraying man’s struggle and triumph over ruthless winter spirits. Come alive and make merry with the music, food and drinking at the city centre!
Soon, after a few days from the Fastnachtszug carnival, tourists will be faced by Frankfurt's famous German Opera Ball taking place on 25th Feb at the Grand Alte Oper. Get your tickets well on time to watch chosen Cinderella’s joining around 2500 VIPs for connoisseur food and dancing that happens all-night!
Amusing rides and fireworks at Spring Dippe Fair, Frankfurt
If you are considering this German city for a March holiday then book cheap flights to Frankfurt before 18th March so as to get a chance to taste Ebbelwoi, which is the local name given to the famous apple wine made here. Apple Wine in the Römer offers tasting sessions at Frankfurt's town hall. Yet, there is more as the most important spring festival of Frankfurt ‘The Dippe Fair’ awaits locals and tourists who come here to enjoy the food and wine tasting, fairground rides, markets and fireworks. This is a giant fair and the traditional carnival rides offer some tame amusement. All this wraps up with a colossal fireworks display. Who wouldn’t want to join as many as half a million people at this amazing open-air fair with numerous carousels and wine and food served in traditional earthenware jugs!
Long Night of the Museum Frankfurt is a mid April event when you can explore the art scene at museums and art galleries which will be all set to exhibit their current exhibition and host many concerts, theater performances and workshops.
From 15th to 20th April, 2012, Frankfurt's nightscape will lit up with more than 200 creative light installations by designers and artists from all over the globe. The technological advancement in lighting culture will amaze you with its Neon light projections illuminating buildings and other temporary exhibition pieces. Bring some brightness and cheerfulness to your holiday by coinciding it with Frankfurt’s Luminale.
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