This weekend London embraces Caribbean culture. The biggest carnival in Britain will be turning 50.
No other German state has as much water as Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. From the waves and islands of the Baltic Sea to the rivers and lakes further inland. As if it was made for holiday fun!
Check-in presenter Lukas Stege takes a houseboat out onto the Müritz, Germany’s second largest lake. He learns all about the rare Golden Pike, samples some smoked eel and goes for a swim.
The depth of the earthquake - more than 80 km - was very deep, which helped minimize damage. Still, buildings as far away as Calcutta, India and Bangkok, Thailand reportedly swayed in response.
Islamist attacks, strikes and floods kept foreign tourists away from the French capital in the first half of the year and cost the Paris region tourism industry some 750 million euros in lost revenue.
North Rhine-Westphalia is home to both the jovial Rhinelanders and the industrious Westphalians. To mark the state's 70th anniversary we celebrate it with a gallery showing some of this region's highlights.
Pollution, crime, sex tourism - and fun in the sun. A new set of travel posters by a Belgian graphic artist is highlighting the hidden side of the world's great tourist destinations.
Berlin, Mallorca, the Italian Riviera - all these popular vacation destinations are also home to local protest movements against the masses of tourists. Now a similar dispute has come to a head in Venice as well.
Germany's English-speaking tour guides sometimes appreciate the country more than locals do. DW's Inga Janiulytė found out why they fell for Germany - and how they manage to pack centuries of history into just two hours.
More travel topics from the German capital on our #Berlin page!
Packed with castles and palaces, churches and abbeys, picturesque towns and breathtaking nature. A million tourists every year visit the Romantic Road located between the Main river and the Alps.
In Yellowstone, Yosemite, or the Grand Canyon, the National Park Service wants to bring visitors closer to unspoilt nature.
With over 300 million annual visitors the 59 national parks in the US, with their exciting landscapes and divers nature, are one of the world's biggest tourist attractions.
More than 25 million people a year travel the 500-kilometer vacation route from the River Main to the Alps. Nicole Frölich explores the northern part of Germany's Romantic Road.
Just how romantic is the Romantic Road? Check-in presenter Nicole Frölich finds out on her trip between Würzburg, Rothenburg and Dinkelsbühl.
Check-in presenter Lukas Stege explores Germany's biggest island. He tries out standup paddleboarding on the Baltic, stokes the Racing Roland steam locomotive and samples a typical island specialty.
Check-in presenter Lukas Stege explores Berlin in a double-decker bus. The 100 bus route passes by many popular tourist attractions. It’s a big sightseeing tour at a low price.
Check-in presenter Lukas Stege explores Baden-Württemberg's state capital - climbing up its many hills and down to the valley. He samples the region's wines and finds out what it's like to be a race car driver.
Steve Hänisch hitchhikes from Puyuhuapi to Puerto Rio Tranquilo. The highlights of this leg are the trek to the 2675-meter Cerro Castillo and a boat trip out to the marble caves in the middle of General Carrera Lake.
Our travel show Check-in is also interested in your home as a holiday destination. Show us the city or region you call home and we will accompany you with a camera team. Here is how you apply:
Summertime is vacation time - and we want your holiday videos! Show us how good it was and what sights you saw at your dream destination.
Dubrovnik - Game of Thrones in Croatia
Croatia's most popular old town attracts many tourists and fans of the "Game of Thrones" series.
The Virgin Mary's altar by Tilman Riemenschneider thrills visitors from around the world.
The Baroque palace has been a UNESCO world heritage site since 1981.
430 meters long, six meters wide, and up to 300 meters above a canyon – the bridge in China's Zhangjiajie Mountains provides the ultimate adrenalin rush to tourists with a head for heights.
City guide Valerio Vernesi organizes tours of Rome by Vespa.
From its chalk cliffs to its quaint seaside resorts, Germany's biggest island has many faces.
The silent-film legend was one of many artists who lived on Rügen's neighboring island Hiddensee.
The pool has played a prominent role in art for centuries, providing artists with a fluid canvas.
A stroll down the famous La Rambla Boulevard.
Climbing legend Reinhold Messner's sixth museum was designed by the late Zaha Hadid.
The name of our Facebook account is now DW - Reise! “Reise” is the German word for travel - and the name says it all. We post news, videos and pictures about travel - from Germany, Europe and the rest of the world!
© 2016 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version