Lofty castles, magnificent monasteries, charming old towns and steep vineyards mark the countryside along the Saale.
DW viewer David Moloney visited the small, craggy island Skellig Michael in Ireland. The trip over the rough seas was a slight challenge, but it was rewarded with a splendid view.
Architect Mariela Vittini Varela shows her favorite spots in her home town: Santa Lucia Hill, the Barrio Italia and the Costanera Center. At 300 meters, it's Latin America's tallest building.
The ruins of Rudelsburg and Saaleck castles rise above the Saale. In the 19th century they epitomized the romance of the Middle Ages to artists, poets and university students. Now they're a popular day trip destination.
In southern Saxony-Anhalt there are more than 30 castles and palaces to discover, and monasteries and churches as well. Naumburg Cathedral, for instance, is considered a medieval masterpiece.
The New Synagogue in Berlin's Mitte district, Café Gordon in the Neukölln district and the Jewish Museum in the Kreuzberg district – DWs Nicole Frölich explores places linked to Berlin's Jewish past and present.
DW viewer Eyal David takes us through Israel's biggest city. He visits places sacred to Jews, Christians and Muslims, as well as Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Center.
The Jewish Girls' School on Auguststrasse was opened in 1928, and closed by the Nazis a few years later. Now it's a well-known address among gourmets and art lovers.
Heidelberg is famed as a center of Romanticism. Check-in presenter Lukas Stege explores the most picturesque spots, including the castle ruins, the old town, and the famous philosopher’s path.
Priyansh Lunia from Thailand shares his adventure vacation in the icy Antarctica.
The beach, mosques, high-rises and traditional markets - a resident tells us what not to miss on a sightseeing tour of Abu Dhabi.
Some considered a few days in Heidelberg University’s former student prison fun, rather than punishment. And there’s proof in the graffiti on the walls – much to the delight of today’s visitors.
Millions of tourists come to admire Heidelberg Castle. Like a painting, the ruins sit enthroned on a hill over the old town. And this is what the castle looks like, inside and out.
Every tourist visits the castle on a trip to Heidelberg. But what else is there to see in this city, famed as a center of 19th century Romantic movement? Here are some tips.
Lukas Stege is spending a day exploring Münster in North Rhine-Westphalia. The city is considered a pioneer when it comes to sustainability, and was once the setting of an event that shaped European history.
Every ten years the city of Münster in North Rhine-Westphalia hosts an art exhibition, the Sculpture Projects. Internationally renowned artists present their work in public spaces, most of them outdoors.
A holiday video from Newfoundland: Check-in viewer Sidney Roth takes us along on his road trip. He's been touring the large Canadian island with his friends.
Münsterland boasts more than 100 castles and palaces. Some are still lived in; others are open to the public. The region is also known for horse breeding. There are more horses here than in almost any other region in Europe.
In Ibbenbüren in North Rhine-Westphalia, scuba divers can find an artificial underwater landscape, including sunken temples and huge fish. There are sturgeon, statues and a wrecked ship.
Check-in viewer Diego Gamboa lives in Montevideo, the capital of Uruguay. He guides us through his city, showing us the old town, the beach promenade and Montevideo's biggest park.
Check-in host Nicole Frölich explores the Franco-German border region. Her journey takes her to the city of Freiburg, the Kaiserstuhl and the European Parliament in Strasbourg.
The French border region of Alsace is known for its half-timbered houses and agriculture. Regional cuisine includes asparagus, which is harvested in spring and also popular with German gourmands across the border.
The presidents of France and Germany inaugurated a World War I memorial at Hartmannswillerkopf in November 2017.
David Moloney presents some highlights from the region of Tipperary in his home country Ireland.
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