'Macht Urlaub' (power vacation) is a well-done exhibition on the Nazis and the role the workers resort Prora played in their 'strength...
Sail & Surf Rügen
Sail & Surf Rügen rents SUP (per day €35) as well as catamarans and windsurfing gear. It offers lessons for a variety of water...
Has a huge selection of bikes right in the main train station.
The Strandhalle's sister restaurant, fronted by a terrace strewn with green-and-white-canopied Strandkörbe (beach chairs), serves...
The beach just north of Binz still bears testament to Nazi plans to create the world's largest resort: six hideous six-storey buildings, each 500m long lining the sand. Begun in 1936, Prora was intended as a Kraft-durch-Freude (strength through joy) escape for 20,000 workers. The outbreak of WWII stopped its completion; no one has known what to do with it since. Much of it is a moody partial-ruin, with the echos of jackboots not far off.