Ahead of the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, a traveller explores its past and pertinence.
A guide to beer-guzzling in the German state, famous as the birthplace of Oktoberfest.
Ziggy Stardust sought refuge in the city at his lowest. A fan rewinds to the spots that saved the British rocker's life and career.
The season of white asparagus is celebrated by Münsterland's food aficionados with much gusto.
Driving through the crystal route, one dazzling creation at a time.
Embark on a real life adventure by following the footsteps of Brothers Grimm as you discover Germany’s magical Fairy Tale Route.
Music festivals in mines and giant steel installations rewrite the story of post-industrial Germany.
Beer lovers don't need a reason to go to Oktoberfest but if you are not, a newly-minted convert makes a strong case.
At Maulbronn, a dish invented during Lent prompted 17th-century monks to break the rules of a strict Cistercian order
From hiking in the Black Forest to sleeping in giant wine barrels, Baden Wuerttemberg offers experiences of a lifetime.