Berlin, the national capital, is situated roughly 210 miles (338 kilometers) to the east of Verl, while Cologne is 95 miles (153 kilometers) to the southwest.
The area around Verl is dotted with cultural and natural attractions, from perennial tourist favourites to lesser known delights. While in the district, make the effort to get to Detmold. It's approximately 16 miles (26 kilometers) away from Verl and is home to the Princely Residence Castle Detmold and Hermannsdenkmal. For more things to do, visit the Hortus Vitalis and Messezentrum Bad Salzuflen can all be found in and around Bad Salzuflen, about 17 miles (27 kilometers) away from Verl.
When it's time to spread your wings, check out the nearest regional city. Kassel is situated 55 miles (89 kilometers) away and is home to attractions including Karlsaue Park, Brothers Grimm Museum and Loewenburg Castle. Wilhelmshoehe Park, University of Kassel and Kassel Congress Center are also worth investigating while you are in Kassel.
Whatever your beliefs, visitors are sure to find a little enlightenment in North Rhine-Westphalia's cathedrals and other holy sites. Drop into North Rhine-Westphalia's popular traditional villages, it's a good way to familiarize yourself with the region's fascinating history.
When you hear the call of the great outdoors, follow the lead of active locals and spend a few hours hiking and mountain biking. Picnicking and cycling are just a few of the options for relaxation in this area.
As your adventures here draw to a close, spend what's left of your euros on last-minute mementos and bid a fond Tschüss (farewell) to the friends you've made and the places you've seen.