Check-in host Lukas Stege hoists sail and takes a trip over the Wadden Sea to Norderney. He meets the locals and gets to know the surprisingly sunny side of the North Sea island.
These days, millions take seaside holidays for granted as one of life's pleasures. But 200 years ago, a dip in the sea was more a test of courage. Hardly anyone could swim.
The North Sea coast with its many islands is one of Germany's most popular holiday destinations. Strong winds, wide horizons and miles of sandy beaches are the features that make taking time out at the sea so relaxing.
The Hercules statue is the city of Kassel's landmark. It stands atop a pyramid in the hillside park, Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe.
The United States will bar Americans from travelling to North Korea in the coming weeks, travel agencies said Friday, a month after a US tourist, student Otto Warmbier, died following his imprisonment by Pyongyang.
North Korea's tourism agency tries to woo foreigners offering holiday options ranging from surfing to rice planting, despite strong US warnings to avoid travel to a nation where several trips have ended in jail.
In response to jailings of journalists and human rights activists the Foreign Ministry is now warning German citizens that they face risks if they go to Turkey.
The Selous Game Reserve in Tanzania is Africa’s largest wildlife reserve and a World Natural Heritage site. But will it remain one? The government wants to build a dam there. Environmentalists are raising the alarm.
Thailand's attractiveness as a tourist destination remains evergreen as millions of tourists continue to flock to the Southeast Asian nation, providing much needed momentum to its economy. But challenges remain.
A longstanding tradition by its womenfolk has turned a Congolese village into a star attraction for Chinese tourists.
World-famous monasteries, thousand-year-old towns, sleepy villages, magnificent mountains - Bulgaria is both a top tourist destination and a well-kept secret, because most tourists just go to the Black Sea.
The UNESCO World Heritage Committee has named new World Heritage sites at its meeting in Krakow. Here’s a selection of protected places, from highlands to islands, from the ice age to the 21st century.
The French artist Jean Cocteau loved Villefranche-sur-Mer on the Côte d'Azur, and he presented the picturesque fishing town with a work that still bears fruit.
Stuttgart is "the name the Swabian people gave to paradise on Earth," wrote German humanist Ulrich von Hutten in 1519. And here are 10 reasons why it still holds true today.
Presenter Lukas Stege explores Baden-Württemberg's state capital Stuttgart. He has a look around the city center, tries the region's wines and finds out what it's like to be a race car driver.
Nicole Frölich explores the documenta art exhibition
Lukas Stege explores the Saale and Unstrut region.
Nicole Frölich explores Eisenach and Erfurt.
Lukas Stege was on and around Lake Constance.
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