In Potsdam, begin by visiting the extraordinary Neues Palais (New Palace), a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Once the summer home of Frederick the Great, Sanssouci Palace will overwhelm you in its grandeur. Explore two restaurants in the Dutch Quarter: Lutter and Wegner and Nocti Vagus, the later of which is a unique dining experience where you dine blindfolded. As Rudy suggests, some historical sites are better experienced at night, such as the Bebelplatz Memorial, where you can ponder a serious moment in history.
The grandeur of Mt. Rainier, still an active volcano, is overwhelming. Hear the crunch beneath your boots as you hike the area’s challenging trailheads. Replenish your soul as you walk amongst ancient forests, and behold the wondrous splendor of Mt. Rainier’s glorious sub-alpine wildflower meadows.Watch Now >>
Explore the string of islands that form the Palau Archipelago by kayak, and discover famous Rock Island. Encompassing over 500 islands, the Palau Archipelago offers one of the best locations for diving in the world. The sites are exceptional; magnificent underwater canyons and meandering tunnels, hollowed-out caves that complement the tropical lagoons they overlook. TheWatch Now >>