Vacations in Germany during winter ought to help overcome the winter blues. With over a million residents, plenty to see & much to do, Cologne makes a great travel destination.
The Supercandy Pop-Up Museum in Cologne opened six months ago with 25 colorful photo backdrops on 2000 square meters of space for visitors to pose in front of. It’s a hotspot for bloggers and influencers
DW- viewer Joaquín Sosa took a vacation with some friends in the northern Argentinian provinces Catamarca and La Rioja, where wine making and rugged countrysides make for a stunning atmosphere.
Lizete Zimmermann explores Blumenau, which is considered Brazil’s most German city. The city has a rich Oktoberfest tradition. After the Carnival in Rio de Janeiro, it’s the country's biggest folk festival.
Check-in goes on a culinary mission. From November 11th till Ash Wednesday, deep-fried dough rakes in the dough. Almond pastries and others treats sweeten up the Cologne Carnival. Where did these traditions come from?
From the remains of 2000 year-old Roman structures, to a concert hall, and the 19th-century sewer system, a trip beneath Cologne has much to offer.
If you go to the Black Forest don’t forget to check out the Bollenhut hats with their red pompoms, cuckoo clocks, Lake Titisee and the region's highest mountain, the Feldberg.
Using kite power to glide along on skis or a snowboard: you can take a beginners' course in snowkiting on the Feldberg in the Black Forest. Fun and an adrenaline rush are guaranteed.
Journalist Carles Claver takes you through his home town and shows its historical and modern sides. The tour begins at the central market, the Mercado Central, and ends in the City of Arts and Sciences.
Freddy Quirós from Costa Rica has created a portrait of the French capital in a short video.
Our host Nicole Frölich goes to the Black Forest to ski, sled and ride with the huskies - so she can tell you all about the range of winter activities there, including some for when the snow fails to show.
Check-in Presenters Nicole Frölich and Lukas Stege invite you to join them in Berchtesgaden, Oberstdorf and Garmisch-Partenkirchen, skiing, snowmen and Après Ski party included.
Mainz, Worms and Speyer are regarded as cradles of European Judaism. For more than 900 years, Jewish customs majorly impacted these three cities. What remains of this legacy? Check-in host Lukas Stege finds out.
Carnivals, wine tasting and the invention of the printing press: a whirlwind tour of Mainz. These highlights only represent a small taste of daily life in this charming German city on the Rhine.
A Haifa local leads the way through the beautiful port city in Israel. The tour includes the Bahá’í Gardens, a cable car journey up Mount Carmel and a visit to the Wadi Nisnas neighborhood.
A stunning viewer video of a ski trip in the Austrian Alps includes impressive drone footage.
Globetrotter and author Umul Hatiyya shows you her favorite places in the capital of Ghana - including Independence Square and the Makola shopping district. Plus, she gives you insider tips on the best places to eat.
Winter is the perfect time to visit museums in Munich, or stop by the Hofbräuhaus. Or head south to Lenggries for some skiing or sledding.
The art collections of Bavarian kings are featured at museums like the Alte and Neue Pinakothek. The Brandhorst Museum specializes in contemporary art. And car-lovers will certainly enjoy a visit to the BMW museum.
Nymphenburg once served as the summer residence of Bavarian kings, and is one of the largest palaces in Europe. The palace and the park that surrounds it are two of Munich's top tourist attractions.
DW viewer Anushray Singh has studied film and media in school. He travelled around Rajasthan, shot some video, and then edited it into a package for this travel video competition.
Snow and skiing plus local traditions and culinary delights: Check-in presenter Nicole Frölich got to savor all this and more on her trip to the Allgäu.
DW viewer Svitlana Seliverstova from the Ukraine went to Venice with her son. The trip was his gift to her for Mother's Day.
Globetrotter Steve Hänisch visits Cali in Colombia and tries dancing the Salsa.
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