Germany

Tips and Articles in Germany

Soon, some of Germany's previous no-go zones will become home to some of the region's threatened species. Germany's Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks recently announced that 76,600 acres of natural landscape is being added to the European Gre...
As much as we may plan to disconnect during vacation, actually following through is much harder than it sounds. One hotel in Germany is looking to give guests that extra push toward unplugging with their option to (literally) turn off the wireless...
The Munich Airport will once again offer its annual summer Surf & Style event from July 31st to August 23rd. Both beginners and experienced surfers will have the opportunity to test out the waves free of charge (as long as you've got a valid ID!)....
International travel is great for broadening your cultural horizons, but it can get expensive. Luckily, our friends at Travel + Leisure teamed up with us to give you some great ideas for memorable trips abroad that won’t obliterate your bank accou...
On June 19th, the German capital of Berlin will host its inaugural Food Art Week. The first of its kind, the weeklong festival will bring together artists from around the globe to exhibit work that explores the intersections between food and art. ...
German company Kronos Media has just released vintage footage taken in Berlin right after World War II. The seven-minute video, color-restored and in high-definition, transports viewers to Berlin’s landmarks—like the Brandenburg Gate and Reichstag...
With a focus on extended stays in port and in-depth shore excursions, river cruising has become one of the most popular ways to travel. And for the first time, the industry is going after multi-generational travel—with little ones. Adventures b...
Hotels around the world are getting more expensive. According a recent report by the behemoth booking site Hotels.com, the average price for a room rose about three percent globally from 2013 to 2014, fifth consecutve year of rising rates. Here in...
Berlin, that rakish city famed for its anything-is-possible artistic energy, has lately taken on a new gloss–somehow without losing its cool. Alexandra Marshall reported on the city’s evolving character in our March issue, and is hosting our #TL_C...
Thanks to these innovations, you can rest easy on the road. Smart Beds: Last year, Four Seasons created a customizable bed, allowing guests to pick their preferred firmness for mattress toppers and pillows. At some Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts...
It was back in the mid 1990s when I first started to hear what a cool place Berlin was. “Cool,” meaning that, among the members of my social circle in New York City, the ones with the most interesting tattoos and grants from prestigious arts insti...
“Poor but sexy” is how mayor Klaus Wowereit described Berlin five years ago. Today he might add “grown-up”; the once achingly hip Mitte is now borderline bourgeois, full of modern hotels and gastronome temples, while the city’s artistic hub has mi...
Style, in a way, functions as a kind of sociocultural GPS, a psychic location finder. You can tell you’re in Paris, of course, because that’s the spire of the Eiffel Tower piercing the sky and there, in the distance, is Notre Dame, with its bell t...
See more Best Places to Eat Like a Local Habibah, Amman, Jordan: For the city’s best knafeh, follow the queue down an alleyway near downtown’s Arab Bank. The generous pockets of shredded phyllo and sweet cheese are crowned with local pistachios a...
A waschechte Hamburger is not something you eat. It’s a person born and bred in Hamburg, and it was a few such dyed-in-the-wool locals who put the city in perspective for me. Hamburg, I learned, may be the richest city in Germany, but it is not a ...