The island is known for its chalk cliffs. Rügen chalk is also used in spa treatments. In Gummanz on Rügen, a museum is devoted to the history of chalk, from its origins to its processing.
Tourism has a growing impact on the climate — particularly with regard to flights. Many aviation companies offer an option to offset carbon emissions. But where does that money go, and how effective is this contribution?
Singapore Changi Airport was named the world's best airport at the 2018 World Airport Awards. At this year's Skytrax survey, airports worldwide were once again awarded in various categories. Here is the 2018 ranking:
From its chalk cliffs to its quaint seaside resorts, Germany's biggest island has many faces. If the southeastern corner is too crowded during peak season, there's plenty of nature, peace and quiet in the north.
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