Walking through the sea? It can be done! In Schleswig-Holstein's Wadden Sea National Park, you can go on foot from the mainland to the North Frisian islands. We hike through the tidal mudflats from Emmelsbüll-Horsbüll to the island of Föhr.
DW's Harald Franzen had always looked south from his home in central Germany for his family beach vacations, but an invite to explore Germany's seas led to some fascinating discoveries - before he even got on board.
Iconic monuments, glorious national parks and colorful coral reefs are all in danger of being wiped off the map as rising sea levels, increasing temperatures and intensive storms take hold due to climate change.
June 4 is Germany's World Heritage Day. Here are some of the country's sites listed by UNESCO, and more on the process that led them to be selected among the prestigious World Heritage Sites.
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