links (eng)

The surroundings:

Leisel: http://www.leisel.net
Hunsrück  Touristik, region information:  http://www.hunsruecktouristik.de/
Verbandsgemeinde Birkenfeld, the community Leisel belongs to:  http://www.birkenfelder-land.de/
Idar-Oberstein, gemcenter of Germany with lots of activities: http://www.idar-oberstein.de
Trier, the oldest city of Germany, only 45 kms from Leisel: http://www.trier-info.de
Herrstein, small town with historical centre: http://www.herrstein.de
Kirchberg-Laufersweiler, old village with a unic Jewish history, embedded in the first part of the Dreamloop/Traumschleife Kappleifelsen-Tour: http://www.kirchberg-hunsrueck.de
Naheland, the Nahe Valley, south of the Hunsrück:  http://www.naheland.net/

What to do:

Deutsche Edelsteinstrasse, (German Gemstone Route), circular route around Idar-Oberstein and along historical sites in the Hunsrück and Nahe region that are characterized by working with gemstones: http://www.edelsteinstrasse.info
Erbeskopf, highest mountain of the Hunsrück: information centre and activity centre: http://www.erbeskopf.de
Wildpark Wildenburg, Kempfeld, wolves and wild cat study centre, 42 ha wildpark with ca. 300 native animals: http://www.wildfreigehege-wildenburg.de
Nature park Saar-Hunsrück, on this website you will find  a large variety of different  activities and points of interest in the surroundings:http://www.naturpark.org/
National park Hunsrück Hochwald, information about the park, guided walks with rangers and the history of this area: http://www.nationalpark-hunsrueck-hochwald.de/
Merzig wolves park Werner Freund
, founded in 1977, opened every day. There are living four different sorts of wolves in this park: http://www.wolfspark-wernerfreund.de/
Hermeskeil Airplane exibition Peter Junior:more than 100 types of airplanes: http://www.flugausstellung.de/
Mörsdorf Geierlay, Germany’s longest suspension bridge is 360 meters long, from the visitors centre Geierlay there is a 3 kms and a 6 kms circular walk to and over the bridge: http://www.geierlay.de/
Otzenhausen, Celtic museum and ring wall, a major site of both Celtic and Roman settlements: http://www.keltenring-otzenhausen.de/

Are you looking for a beautiful holiday house / B&B in the central part of the Netherlands, take a look on this link: http://www.alphengld.nl/.  The semi-detached rural property is located in a quiet environment on the Maas dike, outside the village of Alphen.