From Feuerscheid, it's about 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the north to Cologne and 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the east to Frankfurt.
Savvy travelers often use Feuerscheid as a base for further explorations. This popular region is blessed with a wealth of fascinating cities, attractions and landscapes. Gillenfeld, is 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, while Dahlem sits 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the south.
About 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the south of Feuerscheid is Trier, a regional city which is home to Church of Our Lady (Liebfrauenkirche), Cathedral of Trier (Trierer Dom) and Rhineland Museum. Fell Exhibition Slate Mine and Black Gate are more attractions in Trier that should be on every traveler's to-do list.
Every place you visit contains a unique history and Rhineland-Palatinate is no exception. The war relics and monuments here provide a fascinating window on the past. Ask those who live in the area their sightseeing recommendations, you'll most likely be directed to the region's much-loved open-air museums and farms.
If you are happy to head outdoors in winter, this region may be an excellent place to go. Do as the locals do and go snowboarding and skiing. Tapping into local passion and expertise is terrific way for travelers to get familiar with a new place. So consider singing up for one of the informative winery tours, city walking tours and segway tours.
When the time comes to return to your friends at home, you'll be bidding Feuerscheid a sad Tschüss (farewell).