The Oberbaumbrücke served as a backdrop in the movie "Run Lola Run" by Tom Tykwer and in the action thriller "Unknown" with Liam Neeson and Diane Kruger. A filming trip from Berlin via Eisenhüttenstadt to Neuschwanstein.
The celebration in Nice is France’s biggest carnival event. It’s famous for its Battle of the Flowers: instead of candy, the revelers on parade toss flowers into the crowds.
Basel locals call their carnival "liebe Frau Fasnacht" (dear Lady Fasnacht). In 2017 it was given intangible heritage status. Now, for the first time, Basel is partying with an official UNESCO title.
We’ll take you to one of the oldest and most traditional botanical gardens in Germany.
Twenty-three tourists have been stung by poisonous jellyfish on a beach in the southern Thai province of Songkhla in recent days, officials told on Tuesday.
The Neuschwanstein Castle, built by Ludwig II. the fairy-tale king, remains the biggest tourist magnet in Bavaria. The Würzburg Residence and the Imperial Castle of Nuremberg are also popular with visitors.
Hundreds of tourists were stranded for hours after a cable car broke down on the Malaysian island of Langkawi, authorities said Monday, with some left dangling in cabins over a jungle-clad mountain as night fell.
A good meal can ease the pain of a long layover overseas. RewardExpert sought out to find out which international airports serve the best food.
The Philippines' straight-talking President Rodrigo Duterte has described the country's top beach destination as "very dirty," and even likened it to a "cesspool."
With its iconic giant tortoises, crested black iguanas, huge ocean manta rays and a veritable menagerie of other cool creatures, the Galápagos Islands are one of the most beautiful places you will probably never visit.
The once-pristine Thai bay which became a tourist magnet after the 2000 movie "The Beach" will be closed to boats for several months to prevent further damage to its coral, an official said Wednesday.
A gleaming monument to the ambition and creativity of its age, the world's largest Victorian glasshouse will once again welcome visitors to see some of the world's rarest plants following a lengthy facelift.
The Eastern European country is no longer an insider's tip. Lithuania scores points with fantastic nature and cities worth seeing. In addition, it is celebrating a state anniversary this year - 100 years of independence.
Countering crisis with creativity: new cultural and environmental policies are adding to Madrid's allure. And tourists are flocking there: ten million came to Madrid in 2017 - more than ever before!
With its mix of high-tech and tradition, a visit to South Korea in the far east is always worth it — and not just because the Winter Olympics 2018 will be held here.
Malta's capital is a small fortified city with a wealth of history.
This provincial capital in the Netherlands has over 500 historical monuments.
Innsbruck, Austria, is the capital of the Alps, of Tyrol and of winter sports. But it also has architecture both modern and historic, dating back to the Holy Roman Empire. The over 800-year-old city is worth a visit!
The German National Tourist Board asked tourists from abroad to vote for their favorite attractions in Germany in 2017. Here are the Top 10 in 360 degrees.
Expanding bike lanes, handing out free helmets and making lessons free: New York is making great strides in encouraging pedal power at the expense of exhaust fumes.
The German capital is hugely popular. But what is its tallest structure? When did the Wall fall? And what do Berliners mean when they talk about a Schrippe? Test your knowledge of Berlin.
Snowbiking in Allgäu, skiing on Zugspitze Mountain and hiking in the Bavarian Forest: DW presenters Nicole Frölich and Lukas Stege explore the best winter sports regions in Bavarian.
Nicole Frölich on Germany's highest peak
Magnificent buildings, handicrafts and pristine nature
Lukas Stege hikes up to the Bastei rock formation.
Nicole Frölich visits the city on the Rhine.
The winner of the Check-in sweet little treat from Lübeck has been determined. Many thanks to everyone who took part in the draw for Niederegger Marzipan!
Once again we asked viewers of out TV show "Check-in" to send in their best holiday videos. Here are the three winners of this competition.
In DW's series "50 Kitchens, One City," you can look forward to 50 exciting recipes from 50 Berlin restaurants, presented by chefs from 50 countries. The accompanying book brings the flavors of the world to your home.
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