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Visit Stuttgart’s Pig Museum!

June 27, 2018 Alexa 0

Rooms filled floor to ceiling with plush pig toys, hundreds of piggy banks on display – the Pig Museum in Stuttgart is definitely a far cry from the “usual” museum visitors to Germany would probably […]

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AirBNB – A Blessing or a Curse for Berlin?

April 30, 2018 Alexa 0

Is the online Airbnb flat sharing platform making Berlin’s housing shortage worse? Three students analysed the data to help answer this question. And reached some surprising conclusions. In Berlin rents have risen faster than in […]

CULINARY

The Green Sauce Festival in Frankfurt

April 11, 2018 Alexa 0

The Green Sauce is a much-loved dish in the Rhine-Main area of Frankfurt. Traditionally made of seven herbs and usually served with boiled potatoes and hard-boiled eggs, it even has its own festival in Frankfurt. […]

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Hiking in Berchtesgaden

April 11, 2018 Alexa 0

Berchtesgaden, a beautiful town roughly 90 miles away from Munich, celebrates an anniversary: 40 years ago, Germany’s only Alpine National Park was founded here. Since then, flora and fauna have developed almost undisturbed in the […]

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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 […]

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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 […]