Aeolian Islands near Sicily: Summer holidays last longer here

Europe Near Sicily Is summer over soon? Not on these islands! From seething mud lakes to picture-perfect fishing villages: each of the seven inhabited Aeolian … Read more

Bavaria: One day the Chiemsee will only be a pond

Ja, where have you gone, the almost Caribbean-looking blue-green bays of the Tiroler Ache? The day before, brave swimmers took a dip in the clear … Read more

Ranking 2020: The most popular beaches in Europe for holidaymakers

Europe Travellers’ Choice These ten European beaches are most loved by vacationers Hidden bays, great diving conditions, white sand: a travel portal has identified the … Read more

Alps: Tyrol – the world’s most beautiful federal state in Austria

Achensee: GThe largest lake in Tyrol, enriched with the exaggeration of “sea”, but that does not mean that it is larger than, say, the Tegern … Read more

Five hours with a mask in the Wagner opera – is that reasonable?

FListening to this gorgeous music for five hours, wedged under a “mouth and nose protection”? Anyone who accepts this voluntarily must have a capacity for … Read more

Road trip in Germany: “The B3 is the German Route 66”

Ein chewing gum machine after another. They have been hanging – red, rusty, scratched – on house walls and garden fences for decades. Some of … Read more

North Sea: These five beaches are simply terrific

Eit doesn’t exist the North Sea. In this sea there are ebb and flow, sand and mud flats, wind and waves in very different forms. … Read more

Schleswig-Holstein: The Elbe is a blessing and a curse for Lauenburg

EThe merchant carriages needed a day trip from Lüneburg to Lauenburg in the Middle Ages. Loaded with salt for Scandinavia and Russia, the carters followed … Read more