Two Bavarian mountaineers translate their love for the Alps into beautiful photography. The freelance photographers capture the impressive landscape on their regular mountain tours.
Lederhosen were not always popular. They nearly disappeared in the 1880s! But thanks to one Bavarian teacher and his drinking buddies, the shorts will fill Oktoberfest tents. DW presents some surprising lederhosen facts.
In the Bavarian town of Bad Tölz, every second vote goes to the CSU - the Bavarian sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU. But what keeps voters supporting CSU time and time again? DW's Kate Brady reports.
Five people have been killed and one seriously injured in an accident on Mount Gabler in the Austrian Alps. The cause of the accident was not immediately known. All of the deceased are believed to have been German.
Bernd Ritschel, extreme climber and photographer, captures mountains in a new light – shooting them during bad weather to show their shadowy side.
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