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Top 10 festivals in Germany

Top 10 festivals in Germany

26 May 2015 | 0 comments

From Munich to Berlin, there are more than 10,000 festivals across Germany celebrating music, film, beer and much more.

New York Times goes international

New York Times goes international

25 October 2013 | 1 comment

Get global news, business insights and cultural content from the newly launched International New York Times, also available as an app. [Contributed by the INYT]

East German nudists let it all hang out, 20 years on

East German nudists let it all hang out, 20 years on

9 November 2009 | 0 comments

"It has nothing to do with sex," insisted Udo Schumacher, 64, as he stood, stark naked, on a beautiful but bracing beach in Prerow in what was once communist East Germany.

Hamburg, the city where the Beatles 'grew up'

Hamburg, the city where the Beatles 'grew up'

4 June 2009 | 0 comments

A new museum chronicling the Beatles’ time in the German port city adds depth to the iconic band’s history.

Berlin’s fashion scene: Hip, hot and hard-to-describe

Berlin’s fashion scene: Hip, hot and hard-to-describe

25 February 2009 | 1 comment

Berlin, full of hot young designers, is becoming an internationally-recognised city of style.

Beatles-Platz finally opens in Hamburg

23 January 2009 | 0 comments

The city where the Beatles launched their career gets a square and statue in honor of the Fab Four.

German New Year's Eve ritual: ‘Dinner for One’

30 December 2008 | 0 comments

The black-and-white British slapstick sketch, totally unknown in the English-speaking world, has become the highest-rated TV show in German history.

The wall back, please

The wall back, please

13 August 2008 | 0 comments

One in nine Berliners wants the Berlin Wall back

The Berlinale: Overrated? Nah

The Berlinale: Overrated? Nah

13 February 2008 | 0 comments

Our editor takes the plunge and discovers that the Berlin Film Fest is worth the trouble.

David Bowie's golden years in Berlin

David Bowie's golden years in Berlin

11 July 2006 | 0 comments

Imagine sharing a flat with Iggy Pop in Berlin in 1976 - now that was the expat life. We look at David Bowie's sojourn in the city that he immortalised in the song Heroes.

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