Glasshouse Attractions in Germany

January 30, 2018 Alexa 0

How about escaping the cold by visiting one of Germany’s numerous tropical glasshouses? With their extraordinary glass edifices, plants and ecosystems, the glasshouses are treasure troves of green. Potsdam’s Biosphere, one of Germany’s largest glasshouses, […]


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 […]


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 […]


Culinary Germany

December 26, 2017 Alexa 0

Anyone planning a gourmet tour of Germany can expect an almost infinite wealth of gastronomic delights, from traditional inns to one of the more than 290 Michelin-starred and gourmet restaurants. As well as sharing the […]


17 Historic Highlights in Germany

December 21, 2017 Alexa 0

Germany’s past glows brightest in its 16 historic cities where Roman, Celtic, French, Prussian and many other influences melt together. has created a guide to escort you through historic settings you didn’t realize still […]


Sledging in the Bavarian Alps

December 15, 2017 Alexa 0

When Fasching Saturday arrives, it is that time again: Up to 200 courageous participants charge down the 1,000 m hillside in the Pfronten district of Kappel on traditional wooden horn sledges called “Schalenggen.” In times […]


Enjoy Germany Barrier-Free

November 27, 2017 Alexa 0

Magnificent mountain panoramas, fascinating highlands and wide coastlines, natural conservation areas and pulsating metropolises, historical dwellings, world-renowned cultural institutions and distinguished events – each year all these attract more and more visitors to Germany from […]