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  • Computer scientists create self-aware 'Mario'
    Computer scientists create self-aware 'Mario'
    Computer scientists from the University of Tübingen in Germany have designed an adaptive learning AI to create a “self-aware” Mario; the eponymous character of the beloved Nintendo series.IFLS.com reports that a “living and...
  • Experience Old World Germany
    Experience Germany living traditions and customs
    Germany has many living traditions you can experience during your visit."According to the GNTB quality monitor, ‘Traditions and History of the Region’ is one of the top ten reasons tourists decide to visit Germany. With this new...
  • Visiting the home of Eau de Cologne in Germany
    Visiting the home of Eau de Cologne in Germany
    COLOGNE, Germany - Napoleon Bonaparte loved Eau de Cologne so much that he ordered 50 bottles a month. The famous emperor used the fragrant water extravagantly and supposedly had special boots designed where he could stash an emergency bottle of...
  • Reichstag, Berlin
    Tour the Reichstag in Berlin for the view from the top
    Berlin is a fantastic town, and for many of the tourist attractions you can easily walk right up and get a ticket. However, one place that you will want to reserve in advance is a visit to the Reichstag Building. Entrance is free, but you must...
  • Bremerhaven Museum
    A day at Bremerhaven museums
    I recently traveled to Bremen, Germany and, as it's only about 45-minutes by train, I took as day trip to Bremerhaven. I was lucky enough to visit two of their many museums and here's my travelogue of the day:I arrive at the main train...
  • Hitler's bunker museum: Tribute to the figure of the Holocast? Not at all, for education
    Hitler's bunker museum: German last-stand site rebuilt, not Adolf Hitler tribute
    Adolf Hitler’s bunker is being turned into a museum. The site where the former German leader’s last stand took place is being rebuilt as part of an educational initiative. News Max reports this Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, that officials...
  •  Fairy tale dreams for German Spas
    German Spas for fairy tale dreams
    It is that time of the year where we are all thinking of our health, and looking into ways for wellness. An escape to the spa is just what our bodies are craving, and how about stepping into one that is like the fairy tales of the old country....
  • Holiday market in Berlin
    Christmas markets in Berlin, Germany
    If you are looking for a different spot for your next winter vacation, consider checking out Berlin, Germany. The German Christmas markets are legendary, and the nation's capital is a great place to experience the variety of the different...
  • Heading for a Rhine cruise aboard the AmaCerto
    Heading for a Rhine cruise aboard the AmaCerto
    When I was a kid, the family friend who gave me my middle name (Marie) and braided my hair was from Germany. To keep my squirming to a minimum, Mrs. Schmidt used to regale me with German fairy tales and other stories while she did those taking...
  • Hottest pro basketball cheerleaders from Germany in 2015 (Photos)
    Hottest pro basketball cheerleaders from Germany in 2015 (Photos)
    Professional basketball is a very popular sport in Germany and the highest league in the country is called the Basketball Bundesliga (Federal Basketball League). There are 18 teams in the Basketball Bundesliga, and the teams are spread out...
  • Magdeburg great choice for a European vacation
    Magdeburg Germany remains top European vacation destination
    Magdeburg, Germany is a center of industry and commerce in Saxony-Anhalt. Located on the Elbe River, it is home to a significant number of interesting landmarks and places to visit. Along with its remarkable architecture and beautiful scenery,...
  • protest
    Profanity-screaming Muslims attack German church-goers, media silent
    According to an English translation of a report posted Friday at the German-language RP Online, a group of Muslim children, including one teenager, disrupted a Christmas service at St. Mary's Catholic church in the city of Mönchengladbach...
  • Winter white wines
    Winter whites, fuller-bodied white wines for the holiday season
    I’m dreaming of a white Christmas. No, it’s not snow that I want, but white wines. If you can wear white pants after Labor Day, there’s no reason you can’t drink white wine all winter-long.But, admittedly, this is the time...
  • Germany celebrate world cup
    Socceroos to take on Germany
    Australia will be taking on the World Champions, Germany, Football Federation Australia announced on Tuesday. The match will take place at the Fritz-Walter Stadion in Kaiserslauten on March 25th.It will be Australia’s first match following...
  • USMNT coach Jurgen Klinsmann
    US Men's National Team 2015 competition schedule released
    Tuesday, the U.S. Men's National Team released its competition schedule for the first half of 2015, which includes friendly matches with titans 2014 FIFA World Cup champion Germany, fifth-ranked Netherlands and arch rival Mexico.The USA will...