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  • Germany to bypass dollar in trade as direct currency settlement with Yuan begins
    Germany to bypass dollar in trade as direct currency settlement with Yuan begins
    On Nov. 18, the City of Frankfurt, Germany forged ahead of the City of London is being the first and primary destination for direct Yuan currency settlement in Europe and the European Union. In an agreement that began back in June between China...
  • Marriott
    Room Report: Marriott Frankfurt, Germany
    Arrival Experience: Just minutes from the U-Bahn station and main train station, directly across from the city's convention center and within walking distance to all of downtown, the highrise Marriott Frankfurt is a landmark in town. Its...
  • Hilton Frankfurt, Germany
    Room Report: Hilton Hotel Frankfurt, Germany
    Arrival Experience: The city-center Hilton hotel is a business traveler favorite for its convenient location and friendly service. With a location near the Stock Exchange there is a business focus here, which is appreciated by travelers. Most are...
  • Room Report: Hilton Garden Inn Frankfurt Airport
    Room Report: Hilton Garden Inn Frankfurt Airport
    Arrival Experience: Located in The Squaire, directly next to sibling Hilton Frankfurt Airport, the value-focused Hilton Garden Inn is an incredible score for travelers at one of Europe's busiest air fields. Until this duo of hotels opened, the...
  • Lindner
    Room Report: Lindner Hotel and Residence Main Plaza Hotel Frankfurt, Germany
    Arrival Experience: This impressive brick tower is visible from afar and convenient to the S-Bahn station that leads to the airport and downtown. It is great for city center action, but is also just a few minute ride to the airport. The revolving...
  • Porsche 918 Spyder: $1 Million car sets record lap at Nurburgring
    Porsche 918 Spyder: $1 Million car sets record lap at Nurburgring
    Porsche 918 Spyder set a record lap at Nurburgring Nordschleife. The 887-hp supercar was unveiled at the Frankfurt motor show in Germany. According to Autoweek on Sept. 10, 2013, the $1 million car destroyed the previous record or a street-legal...
  • Classic Italian Gelato
    Mariano's gelato is just like the gelato in Italy
    When craving a sweet taste of Italy, Mariano’s offers an authentic gelato that tastes just like it comes from an Italian gelateria. Mariano’s is a large fresh market of produce, groceries, pharmaceuticals, flowers, freshly prepared...
  • The Stadl Mseum
    Germany's summer festivals
    August in Germany- Frankfurt, Bad Nauheim and Kassel to be precise - a propitious, tourist-perfect time. In Frankfurt, the city plays host to its annual arts and culture happening - the Museum Embankment Festival. It is Europe’s largest...
  • Jumeriah Frankfurt
    Jumeirah Frankfurt gets an A for service and B for bees
    When I was in Frankfurt a few decades years ago it was like going to visit your great-grandparents: nice enough but rather uneventful. But after a recent visit, this now bustling city is on the verge of turning, dare I say hip? A major draw is...
  • Marc Remus on "Kulturcheck" with reporter Katrin Kramer
    Artist Marc Remus shares TV documentary interview (Video)
    On Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013,the public (in U.S.)was priviledged to see a TV documentary featuring Marc Remus. Examiner.comis one of the first toshare with readers aboutthis artist'sexperience."Kulturcheck" was the show that taped the...
  • Holiday Inn Express Messe Frankfurt
    Room Report: Holiday Inn Express Messe Hotel Franfkurt, Germany
    Arrival Experience: This unassuming, budget-minded hotel is packed with value for those that know how to discover it. Just a short bus ride from the main train station (those coming from the airport only need a few more stops via train), the front...
  • Exterior of the 130-year-old Frankfurter Hof hotel in Germany
    Classic Frankfurt hotel takes the hassle out of Hof (Photos)
    No one from the hotel is paying me to write this, so don't be cynical when I say I could slip away here for a solid week, disconnecting from the outside world or at least Americans, while blissfully realizing the kinds of dreams we all have ...
  • German Christmas market
    Five German Christmas traditions tourists can enjoy
    The Germans gave us many of our cherished Christmas traditions, including the Christmas tree and Christmas markets like Chicago’s Christkindlmarket. It’s no surprise then, that Christmas is a very important holiday in Germany. Here...
  • One-Direction-2012
    One Direction named best U.K. & Ireland act by 2012 MTV Europe Music Awards
    One Direction has been named Best U.K. & Ireland act by the 2012 MTV Europe Music Awards (MTV EMAs). The victory allows One Direction to compete for Best European Act, which will be up against other regions in the Best Worldwide Act category...
  • Lufthansa operates first 747-8i service to Washington Dulles
    Lufthansa operates first Boeing 747-8i flight to Washington
    The Boeing 747 has reigned the airways as "Queen of the Skies" for over 40 years, and Lufthansa has turned over the first page of a new chapter with the 747-8i, which entered service on the Frankfurt-Washington Dulles route on Friday,...