We pick five buildings you may never have guessed took more than 500 years to construct. Milan Cathedral, for example, was only completed after 579 years.
Perfectionism, disinterest, extensions: There are many reasons why some buildings take longer than planned to get completed - sometimes even centuries. Here are five impressive examples.
Whether they're equipped with claustrophobic spaces, dizzying heights or pitch blackness, adventurous hotel stays are in demand. How would you like to stay deep underground?
From lack of funds to lack of interest, there are many reasons construction projects drag on for centuries. Here of five examples of architectural "works in progress," including the Kremlin and the Ulm Cathedral.
From Thomas Mann's controversial novel to a satirical book about Adolf Hitler: DW's Kino team picked its seven favorite film adaptations of German works of literature.
Considered the most prestigious award in French literature, the prize results in lucrative sale profits. Vuillard's book "L'Ordre du jour" looks at the hidden steps that gave rise to the Nazi invasion of Austria in 1938.
EinsHoch6 mash up rap and classical music. Since 2013, DW has been producing a video diary of the Munich band – to help Americans learn German. We caught up with EinsHoch6 on their current US tour.
To mark Rodin's centennial anniversary in France, two exhibitions in Paris featured the sculptor's work, highlighting his impact on contemporary artists.
Thousands of social media users have been breaking the silence around the culture of sexual abuse, with international versions of the #MeToo hashtag going one step further. Here are some of the celebrities who reacted.
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