The holiday home rental website Airbnb will soon be offering accommodation in a shark tank. In the "Aquarium de Paris," guests will be able to stay in a completely transparent room under water. The tank holds 3 million liters of water.
Homesharing giant Airbnb announced that it will automatically cap rentals in central Paris to 120 nights a year, bringing it in line with the French capital's legal limit.
If you have an apartment in Berlin, you can consider yourself lucky. The market is tight and the city is all the rage, causing owners to rent out more flats to tourists and worsening an already severe housing shortage.
Designer Karl Lagerfeld has shown his latest collection for Chanel's Metiers d'Art in his home town of Hamburg on Wednesday at the Elbphilharmonie concert hall overlooking the Elbe River.
Berlin's popularity with tourists is growing, but so is local residents' resentment: noise, rubbish levels and prices are rising. Is the tourism boom backfiring? We assess the mood in Berlin's Kreuzberg district.
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