Numerous towns and villages between Cologne, Dusseldorf and Aachen have been abandoned to make way for the region's lignite mining industry. Johannes Twielemeier photographs the towns he calls "lost places" before they're razed.
In 2019, the Bauhaus school of design and building turns 100, and Germany is preparing a three-year program to celebrate the anniversary. Revisit the history and the ideas promoted by the influential movement.
As Germany's talks to form a yellow-black-green government collapse, an alternative to the "Jamaican" coalition needs to be found. Take our quiz on flags and find out more about their symbolism with expert Peter Diem.
The German National Tourist Board asked tourists from abroad to vote for their favorite attractions in Germany in 2017. Here are the Top 10 in 360-degree videos, presented by DW reporter Elisabeth Yorck von Wartenburg.
Nearly 30 years have passed since East Germany's homes for "difficult children" were shut down. It has taken this long for the former inmates to speak out about their ordeals, and, even now, they're not always heard.
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