At 1603 meters, Sněžka is the highest mountain on the border between Poland and the Czech Republic. The region is a popular holiday spot – and the home of the fabled giant Rübezahl.
The extreme heat pummeling Germany has helped unearth World War II bombs as water levels drop where battles were once fought. Police have warned against touching the grenades, mines and other possibly live explosives.
Mountains or seaside, town or country? We wanted to know where you prefer to spend your vacation. Now we’ve drawn a winner from all the contestants for a wristwatch in the exclusive Euromaxx design.
Norway's domination at the Pyeongchang Games has continued, with more medals on Day 12. The Germans, meanwhile, upset world champions Sweden to advance to the semifinals of the men's ice hockey tournament.
Day 6 in Pyeongchang saw Germany pull off a record-setting performance in the figure-skating pairs, and the Germans also took gold in the luge relay. Canada got its gold-medal defense in ice hockey off on the right foot.
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