Famous German writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe once sang the praises of the Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz. Created in the 18th century, the park is now a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site.
For many years, Belfast was mired by the violence of the Northern Ireland conflict. The 1998 Good Friday Agreement finally brought peace. And since then, Belfast has grown increasingly popular with tourists.
History, art and fine dining by the sea - no wonder visitors fall in love with Montpellier. The city in southern France is popular with its resident student population, and visitors from across the globe alike.
Every year, the medieval town of Santiago de Compostela in northwestern Spain receives hundreds of thousands of pilgrims at the end of the Way of St James. The long hike is over, but now the exploring can begin.
Paintings live on stage: a theater group is re-creating works by Caravaggio. Plus: breathtaking aerial shots of the Zugspitze mountain and surroundings. And German inventor Melitta Bentz, who came up with the coffee filter.
The Italian Malatheatre group called is re-creating famous works by baroque painter Caravaggio live on stage. In the nearly forgotten tradition of Tableaux Vivants, they freeze their movements in pre-rehearsed poses.
Erika Spengler and Adi Geisegger take off in an ultralight to get videos of a hiking trail on the Zugspitze mountain and surroundings. The result is breathtaking views of one of Bavaria’s most beautiful areas.
In 1908, Melitta Bentz was looking for a way to brew coffee without ending up with a cup full of coffee grounds. She put some blotting paper in a pot, punched a hole in the bottom and the rest is coffee-drinking history.
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