Priority for bikes, fewer cars, more public transport. Berlin is planning a transport revolution. This is how it is meant to work.
Ahead of them lies a hitch-hike of 2,000 kilometres from Erfurt to Lithuania. Three students are taking part in the 10th hitch-hiking race across Europe.
Flying to New York for a weekend shopping trip? That’s something people really ought to think about twice, says Frank Herrmann, author of FAIRreisen, a book about “ethical travel”
Car, bike, apartment – sharing instead of owning is in. Here are the most popular sharing models.
The German Uplands are a paradise for hikers, says the nature sociologist Rainer Brämer. He knows the best hiking trails in the country.
Karl Freiherr von Drais designed a free-wheeling bicycle 200 years ago in southwestern Germany, his contribution to what would become the bicycle’s international success story.
Foward-thinking, never standing still: the world meets in Hamburg for the G20 Summit
Berlin, Munich, Hamburg – the cities topping the list of Germany's most popular destinations come as no surprise. But who would have had Ramsau or Oberwesel on their radar?
Many international tourists are shelving plans to go abroad for fear of terrorist attacks. How are holidaymakers in Germany responding? Three questions for Petra Hedorfer, CEO and Chair of the Management Board of the German National Tourist Board (GNTB).
The Schwarzkopf Foundation is offering young people a travel grant to explore Europe.
Wanderlust? We present six well-known and less well-known places in Germany that are well worth a visit.
The Explore DE series takes you on a journey through Germany: this time, we visit Christmas markets in romantic settings featuring historical half-timbered buildings.