Posts Tagged "History"

Historic culinary evening walk

Discover hidden corners of Otterbach and learn about their history with your dressed up tour guide, Jutta von Sterrenberg, on October 13 from 6p.m. The journey through time will be… Read more

Mammoth exhibition

The majestical mammoth might just be the icon of the past ice age and, besides dinosaurs, is one of the most famous extinct animals. At Urweltmuseum Geoskop on Burg Lichtenberg,… Read more

English Guided Tour of the Osthofen Concentration Camp Memorial

Get more information on the Osthofen Concentration Camp, the prisoners, the camp administration and guards as well as the development of the Osthofen Concentration Camp Memorial including the visit of… Read more

Beethoven’s Beautiful Birthplace, Bonn

Bonn is one of Germany’s oldest cities and the former capital of West Germany. There is a lot to do and plenty to see in this city, famously touted as the birthplace of Beethoven.

Weimar – cultural capital of the 18th century

Let Weimar’s rich cultural and literary history enchant you during a cozy weekend away. Here’s the thing: I love historical figures. There’s just something about learning what inspired humans to become who… Read more

The story behind St. Patrick’s Day

All over the world on the 17th of March every year – impress your friends with a little more knowledge of the historic St Patricks Day.

Top 5 Countries to Visit While in Europe

We surveyed a group of United States airmen, soldiers, civilians and their families to find out where they were happy they’d visited during their time in Europe. Here are their top 5 favorite countries.

Thanksgiving Turkey

Interesting Fun Facts about Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving refers to a time of the year when families gather and together expresses their thanks for what they are thankful to and for. It is believed that the first… Read more

Thanksgiving Turkey

Fun Facts about Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving refers to a time of the year when families gather and together expresses their thanks for what they are thankful to and for. It is believed that the first… Read more

Explore Venice in winter and early spring

Venice is one of those cities that enchants you long before, during, and after your visit. The fact that it is the backdrop for so many movies, books, love stories and drama means it has a unique place in history and sits on most people’s dream travel list. So, if you are living in Germany and have the opportunity, be sure to go!