A trip to the northeastern Canton of Thurgau in Switzerland. This is a popular destination for tourists because of Lake Constance and the many castles and cloisters in the region. The great variety of local wine is also a real draw for connoisseurs.
A 50-year-old man has been jailed in Switzerland for trampling his daughter to death in what he called an exorcism. He was also accused of raping his daughter's corpse to revive the woman, who had a cognitive disability.
An Austrian airline has launched what it calls the world's shortest international flight, from Switzerland to Germany across scenic Lake Constance. Environmentalists are not amused.
The National Meteorological Service reports that April 2018 was the warmest April in the recorded history of German weather. Average temperatures were 5 degrees higher than during the comparison period from 1961 to 1990.
Water quality in German lakes is generally mediocre to bad, according to government figures. Recent measurements show that just one in four German lakes meets European environmental standards
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