Berlin, the national capital, is 230 miles (370 kilometers) southeast of Bohmstedt, while Hamburg is 80 miles (129 kilometers) to the southeast.
From tourist hotspots to lesser known gems, the area around Bohmstedt is crisscrossed with cultural and natural attractions. Toenning and Westerhever are two more places worth checking out while you're in Schleswig-Holstein.
Expand your mind by spending a few hours at Schleswig-Holstein's excellent history museums and theaters. When you ask the locals for their must-see places around Bohmstedt, they'll often suggest the region's much-loved lighthouses and gardens.
If you're the type who likes to slow down while holidaying, why not try a spot of beach combing and shore fishing. Water adventures are a much-loved pastime here. Take the opportunity to go sailing or swimming; this area has some great areas for it.
Sampling local food is often about more than just satisfying appetites. It is a glimpse into people's lives and places. Cooks in this region commonly make use of potatoes and kale in their dishes. Schnüsch (ham, potato and vegetable stew) and labskaus (corned beef, herring and vegetables) are popular with travelers and locals alike. To finish your Schleswig-Holstein meal, you can't go past marzipan.
Before you head back to your friends at home, you'll be bidding this special place a sad Tschüss (farewell).