My Must See List: Glashütte the German Watch Capital


Glashütte watches in Germany are a must see on my travel bucket list.

One of the things that is exciting about travel is that there can be unexpected finds. When I was a child it was always surprising that there was a small, nondescript building in our relatively small suburban town that manufactured batting helmets for baseball teams around the world. You never know what you’ll find or where you’ll find it. So it probably comes as no surprise, given that setup, that I’m equally fascinated by the fact that there’s a town in eastern Germany manufacturing precision watches. Not Switzerland: Germany. Glashütte to be exact. And the town is on My Must See list this month.
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