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Sustainable in Nature

September 30, 2016 by  
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Green is in, and Germany is home to Europe’s first passive energy hotel in the form of the Explorer Hotel Berchtesgaden. Opened in December 2014, the innovative property features its own photovoltaic system, strong insulation, and a stringent energy strategy, making it 100% carbon neutral. Surrounded by stunning nature, hikers, cyclists, snowboarders and skiers alike […]

Easter Wheel Burns in North-Rhine-Westphalia

March 29, 2016 by  
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March 29, 2016 Easter wheels are another variation of an Easter bonfire. The Westphalian town of Lügde is famous for its Osterräder Lauf (Easter Wheel Run) and an incredible sight to see. Giant flaming wheels made of wood and straw are rolled down hills, leaving a blazing trail stretching for several hundred meters. This tradition […]

Log off in Switzerland in Pairs at Hotel for Two

March 24, 2016 by  
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March 24, 2016 Have you always longed for a vacation with the comfort of a hotel, but without other guests? The “Hotel for Two” is the answer to that prayer: a charming, generous blockhouse in the romantic Diemtigtal near Bern. It is ideal for a vacation, far from the hectic pace of everyday life. And […]

Log off on Switzerland on the Edge at Mountain Inn Aescher

March 7, 2016 by  
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March 7, 2016 An aerial cableway whisks you from Wasserauen to Ebenalp. Up there, the Aescher mountain guesthouse on 1,454 m (4770ft) leans on the rocky face of the mountain and offers spectacular views of Appenzell, the region around Lake Constance and the panorama of the Alpstein mountain chain. Guest can enjoy the sunset over […]