CULINARY

Classic Tafelspitz Recipe

January 19, 2018 Alexa 0

By Jennifer McGavin from The Spruce “Tafelspitz,” known as the National Dish of Austria, is made by boiling tri-tip (beef) in water with root vegetables and spices until tender. It is a favorite dish of […]

TRAVEL

Goethe’s Fan Mail Exhibition in Weimar

January 19, 2018 Alexa 0

A lock of hair, sourdough bread and Carnival memorabilia all sent by various admirers to Germany’s most revered literary figure, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832), are about to go on show in a new exhibition […]

FEATURED

Happiness as a School Subject in Heidelberg

January 19, 2018 Alexa 0

Tanja Zech from Deutschland.de sat down with Ernst Fritz-Schubert, the creator of happiness as a subject alongside math and science at his school in Heidelberg, for an interview. Today he is passing on this concept […]

CULTURE

10 Myths About Culture in Germany

January 16, 2018 Alexa 0

If there is anything that German politicians tend to agree on during election season, it is their belief in the power of music and literature. It is a consensus that crosses party lines in the […]

TRAVEL

Vienna 2018: Beauty and the Abyss

January 16, 2018 Alexa 0

In 2018, Vienna will celebrate Modernism and four of the era’s chief protagonists, all of whom died in 1918. The painters Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele, the architect Otto Wagner and the universal artist Koloman […]