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  • Measles claims the life of 18-month old boy in Berlin outbreak
    Measles claims the life of 18-month old boy in Berlin outbreak
    While recent attention has been focused on the spreading outbreak of measles in the US and whether or not the government has the right to demand that children be vaccinated, an even larger outbreak of the disease has been spreading through Germany...
  • Needle
    German nurse apologizes for purposely killing at least 30 patients
    On Feb. 21 a German nurse, who previously admitted to killing at least 30 patients in his care for the thrill of trying to resuscitate them, apologized to the families of his victims. The 38-year-old nurse, who is only being identified as Niels H....
  • Hot photos of 2015 World Cup ski jumping champion Carina Vogt from Germany
    Hot photos of 2015 World Cup ski jumping champion Carina Vogt from Germany
    Carina Vogt is the top women's ski jumper in the world in 2015. Carina is also super hot, so here is a slideshow of hot photos of Carina Vogt so you can see what she looks like.Hope you enjoy the hot photos of Carina Vogt in the slideshow....
  • Dresden memorial
    Death toll from bombing of Dresden was well above 25,000
    This weekend of February 13-15 marked 70 years since the infamous bombing of Dresden, Germany in 1945. The bombing campaign lasted for three days and leveled most of the city in a vaporizing inferno, and there is universal agreement among everyone...
  • The murmuring Lorelei Rock
    Legends from the Rhine
    Along the banks of the Rhine in Germany folklore and mythological tales are abundant, steeped in romance, mystery, enchantment, and death. Other major rivers of the world possess their traditional lore of ancient times, yet none have the intensity...
  • 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...