Showing lots of leg and underskirt, the can-can is an age-old favorite in Paris and the highlight of every cabaret show. DW reporter Maria Grunwald gets into the swing of things and tries to learn the can-can.
For some artists, it's not enough to be successful in one field. Some pop musicians like to dabble in painting too. And a few are extremely talented.
Marcelo Lusardi has been skateboarding for years - and he wasn't going to stop when he lost his sight because of a degenerative disease two years ago. On the Internet, the Spaniard is known as The Blind Rider.
A new museum in Stockholm aims to put the record straight on myths and legends surrounding the Viking era.
The US comedian Greg Shapiro has made a name for himself impersonating Donald Trump. He not only looks like him; he sounds and gesticulates like him as well.
Trump impersonator Greg Shapiro, a new Viking museum in Stockholm and The Blind Rider from Spain.
The "Magic City" exhibition in Munich features work by over 60 international artists, including Banksy, Olek and WON ABC, the elder statesman of the Munich grafitti scene.
Danish designer Michala Wiesneck lives in a handsome old apartment. When it comes to interiors and fashion, her style is "Bohemian chic."
Flamenco is an integral part of Spanish culture. This blend of song, dance and music lives on throughout the country and beyond. DW reporter Maria Grunwald traveled to Granada to learn to dance Flamenco.
King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands turns 50 on April 27, 2017. The country celebrates their king's birthday with a national holiday and a party. This time the royal festivities are taking place in Tilburg.
It's King's Day in the Netherlands - Willem-Alexander is celebrating his 50th birthday. Also: Gorillaz are back with a new album, and the "Magic City" exhibition in Munich celebrates street art.
German actor and musician Ulrich Tukur performs in Hungary with his band - to raise money for a childen's charity. Plus: Vincent Ball turns the shadows of everyday objects into works of art. And Maria Grunwald learns to do the Siritaki.
German actor and musiciain Ulrich Tukur is touring southeastern Europe with his band The Rhythmus Boys. It's a goodwill tour called "Swing into Spring." They've already played a charity concert in Budapest.
Belgian film-maker and illustrator Vincent Bal turns the shadows of everyday objects into amazing images - including a garlic clove that looks like E.T., and a leaf that resembles a sea-horse.
Whenever there's a party and Greeks are involved, there's a good chance everyone will end up dancing shoulder to shoulder. Sirtaki is probably the best known Greek dance.
The residents of the Italian island of Elba love seafood. Luciano Casini has owned the "Il Chiasso" restaurant in the town of Capoliveri since 1972. On today's edition of Euromaxx, Casini prepares an octopus soup.
Female firefighters in the Polish town of Chrzanów have come up with an unusual way to raise money to renovate their run-down fire station. They're selling calendars that feature photographs of themselves in their work gear.
The old town of Rennes boasts countless historical landmarks such as 15th century half-timbered buildings and the Saint-Pierre cathedral. At the same time, it’s a young city with a large student population.
Germany has seen an increase in the number of dance schools and their clientele. Social dances are enjoying an especially strong comeback. DW Reporter Maria Grunwald learns the moves for the classic Discofox style.
Swiss photographer Nives Widauer went on tour with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, and photographed the musicians' instrument travel cases. The result was a beautiful coffee table book called "Special Cases".
Ana Roš from Slovenia has been named the world's best female chef of 2017. The award is given by the World's Best 50 Restaurants guide. Her restaurant Hiša Franko in the Soca Valley has attracted international attention.
Ana Roš has been named the world’s best female chef. How did she make it to the top? Also on the show: DW reporter Maria Grunwald does the Discofox. Plus: what stories do the Vienna Philharmonic’s instrument cases have to tell?
The region around Zakopane, Poland, is famous for Oscypek cheese and lamb dishes. Chef Sylwester Lis, from the Hotel Bukovina, cooks a very modern version of a traditional lamb entrée.
Awesome: the world’s slowest Porsche. Magical: Ten-year-old Maxl is Germany’s youngest conjurer. And quaint: The northern Italian city of Bergamo has many cultural and culinary treats to offer.
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