Topics :: Germany
Sunday Oct 21, 2012
What a surprise if you walked into the lobby of some hostels in Germany and saw families, business travelers, and young people from all over the world in a modern setting that looked like a brand new designer hotel.
By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Sep 19, 2012
After an anonymous German professional soccer player told a magazine he was gay, the country’s chancellor is urging him to come out by saying, "You need not fear."
Sunday Sep 16, 2012
Roman outpost, centre of the Frankish Empire, French and German province, Strasbourg was already European some two thousand years ago, when it was the Roman military outpost Argentoratum, or silver fort, and lay between two branches of the river Ill.
By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO | Wednesday Sep 12, 2012
After returning from a cruise on the legendary Rhine, I’m happily considering trips to other iconic waterways such as the Danube for next year. Sure, there were a few wrinkles, but they didn’t take away from what I found was a charming experience.
Tuesday Aug 7, 2012
A group of lawmakers from German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative party is calling for same-sex couples in civil partnerships to be given the same tax breaks as heterosexual married couples.
Tuesday Jun 19, 2012
airberlin lowers fares for business class summer travel for select flights from July 1st through August 31, 2012 featuring fares from as low as $1,989* USD from New York to Berlin or Dusseldorf Germany, based on round-trip travel including all taxes.
Saturday Jun 9, 2012
An exemplary showcase for urban planning, livability, and architecture, Hamburg’s new HafenCity (Harbor City) district continues to expand in size and significance.
Tuesday May 8, 2012
On June 3, 2012, one chapter in Berlin’s aviation history will draw to a close and another one will begin, when the German capital’s new airport Berlin Brandenburg BER opens, and the two remaining airports, Tegel and Schönefeld, will be shut down.
Sunday May 6, 2012
The cuckoo-clock, the characteristic Bollenhut hat and the Black Forest gateau: that is what makes the Black Forest world-famous. The Black Forest is also synonymous with an impressive landscape, a natural paradise.
Saturday Mar 17, 2012
Germany’s second largest airline, airberlin, managed to improve its fuel efficiency by another 1.5%, reducing its average specific fuel consumption to 3.5 liters per 100 passenger kilometers flown (PKM).