Hamburg—Germany’s “Musical” City

Offering top-class entertainment, moving stories and catchy tunes, Hamburg’s musicals attract 2 million visitors every year. Hamburg is the world’s third-largest musical city just after New York and London, and... Read More...

Come to Heidelberg for Your Health

The excellent medical care at the Heidelberg University Hospital has helped earn the facility a very good reputation worldwide. In the scope of a shared marketing program, Heidelberg Marketing GmbH, the Univers... Read More...

What a View—Geierlay Rope Bridge

At a height of 100 meters (328 feet), Germany’s second longest rope bridge opens up a unique view of the Hunsrück Mountains to walkers and nature enthusiasts. In 2015, the anticipated Geierlay rope bridge in M... Read More...

Theodor Fontane

In 2019, Germany honors its 19th century master of realism. By Jackie Guigui-Stolberg   We German-Americans today can so easily forget how different the Germany of our grandparents, great-grandpar... Read More...

Mühlhausen

From its status as an important port of trade to its connection with Thomas Müntzer and the German Peasants’ War, this city in the heart of Germany is worth a visit. By Phyllis Meras   It’s a 1,00... Read More...

Popular Pancakes

By Sharon Hudgins Photographs courtesy Sharon Hudgins   From north to south, east to west, the Germans, Austrians and Swiss love their Pfannkuchen (pancakes). Made at home and in restaurants, pancak... Read More...