From a teepee to a tree house in the forest to a nicely furnished beach house or a villa with a pool, all imaginable accommodations are represented.
A few hippies helped renovate the houses, which are over 300 years old. Now it is a wonderful holiday location.
We started looking again to find very special places where you don't feel like you're in Germany.
In the romantic town of Giethoorn, for example, all the houses are in the water. Therefore it is also called the "Venice of the North".
Golden sunbeams shimmering through treetops. Rustling leaves and the crackling of the branches, soft forest floor interspersed with roots, the scent of wood, moss and damp leaves - for centuries the forest has been regarded as a mysterious, archaic place of longing.
As beautiful as Berlin is, sometimes you just long to leave the big, crowded city. Also sometimes to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and to recharge your batteries and breathe deeply. How nice that you don't necessarily have to drive far for it.