Eschwege is located some 170 miles (274 kilometers) from Berlin, the national capital, and about 95 miles (153 kilometers) from Frankfurt.
See firsthand why Hessen is so loved by by tourists, by renting a vehicle and setting off to explore the numerous natural and man-made attractions in the vicinity of Eschwege. If you'd like to find even more things to see and do, check out the Bahnbetriebswerk Tower and Heimatmuseum in the vicinity of Gerstungen, which is roughly 16 miles (26 kilometers) to the north of Eschwege.
Around 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the west of Eschwege is Kassel, an important regional center which is home to University of Kassel, Schloss Wilhelmshoehe and Wilhelmshoehe Park. Brothers Grimm Museum, Museum for Sepulkralkultur and Karlsaue Park are also worth calling into while you are here.
If the weather forecast makes you want to stay indoors, plan a trip to Hessen's history museums, art museums and art galleries. A great way to really get a sense of a spot is by understanding its past. While here, be sure to stop by the area's fine historic mansions.
If your idea of a perfect break is working up a sweat in the great outdoors, then sign up for one of the many hiking or mountain climbing experiences the area around Eschwege has to offer.
Before you head back to your friends at home, you'll be bidding Eschwege a fond Tschüss (farewell).