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20 October 2021

Did you know that this elevator moves up and down and left and right?

Did you think that the functioning of an elevator was always the same? Then you didn’t know of the Schmid Peoplemover. The innovative concept used in […]
19 October 2021

Germany has stopped offering free Covid-19 tests

In Germany, Covid-19 tests have been free since March. But the German government has recently decided to stop offering free testing to encourage people getting vaccinated. […]
8 October 2021

5 most beautiful national parks in Germany

Germany is famous for its valuable cultural heritage and long history. Every city you visit has its own spirit and everyone you meet there leaves you […]
8 September 2021

Berlin tourist industry closes the summer with pent-up demand

Since the reopening of the German capital last June, the Berlin tourism industry is showing positive signs of recovery. In the first semester of 2021, the […]
7 September 2021

Mobile check-in possible again on many Lufthansa flights

After many other airlines, Lufthansa too is once again offering its passengers a more convenient check-in process. On all 2000 weekly flights from non-risk areas of […]
6 September 2021

A brief history of Oktoberfest

It’s finally September, which means that the Oktoberfest should be upon us. Unfortunately, even this year, the German government has announced that the beer festival will […]
13 August 2021

Deep within Germany, a Soviet steam railway is still being used

For those who were born in the nineties, the Soviet-regime much resembles a far-away chapter in history. It’s quite hard to imagine that there once was […]
3 August 2021

UNESCO adds Germany’s Jewish sites Speyer, Worms and Mainz to World Heritage List

Following their latest session, UNESCO has added several new sites to its famous World Heritage List. In Germany, the ShUM (Hebrew initials of the three cities) […]
14 July 2021

Lufthansa and Brussels Airlines to stop addressing passengers as “ladies and gentlemen”

Lufthansa group has announced that it will remove the phrase “ladies and gentlemen” when welcoming its passengers. The greeting will be replaced by a “neutral” one […]
7 July 2021

Germany repeals ban on travellers from UK, Portugal and others

On Monday Germany reopened its borders to travellers coming from the UK and Portugal, as well as several other countries, repealing a ban which had previously […]
28 June 2021
Lufthansa

Lufthansa launches QR code vaccine certificate to speed up check-in

On June 17th, Lufthansa announced that it will allow travelers to use an in-app QR code to confirm their vaccination status. More than a quarter of […]
22 June 2021

UEFA denies request to light up Munich stadium in rainbow colors

UEFA has rejected the city of Munich’s request to light up the stadium with rainbow colors for the Euro 2020 soccer match between Germany and Hungary […]
24 May 2021

All glaciers in Germany will melt away within ten years

Despite what some might say, global warming is real. And its consequences can be seen all over the planet. Species are getting extinct, weather conditions are […]
21 May 2021

Europa Park reopens its doors

Europa Park repones its doors today, as already hinted at by its owner, Roland Mack, in an interview given to the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. View this […]
20 May 2021
Berlin

German hotels can advertise cheaper prices than booking.com, court rules

On 19 May, the German Federal Court of Justice declared the ‘narrow’ best price clauses imposed by booking portal Booking.com on hotels as incompatible with antitrust law. The […]
18 May 2021

Germany to allow vaccinated international travellers and reduce travel restrictions

As the summer holiday season approaches and certain European countries begin to reopen to tourists, Germany has announced it will allow vaccinated travellers as well as […]
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