Germany has launched a great website for travelers who are interested in particular historic and cultural aspects of Germany. Historic Germany highlights thirteen smaller but historically important cities including Augsburg, Erfurt, Freiburg, Heidleberg, Koblenz, Lubeck, Muenster, Potsdam, Regensburg, Rostock, Trier, Weisbaden, and Wurzburg.
The site also offers Dream Routes that focus on a theme such as Treasures of Renaissance and Baroque, and Historic cities of the Rhine and Mosel or on cultural themes such as art, music, culinary, religion and more.
There is also a section where you can plan your own route on-line. If you are thinking of taking a trip to Germany or just want to learn more of the history of this ancient country, this website is a great resource.