The Brandenburg Gate has become a symbol of both Germany's division and eventual reunification. “The Gate” museum traces its turbulent history in a fascinating multi-media show.
On German Unity Day, October 3, the well-known street art artist JR will transform Berlin's landmark with a 25-meter-high photo collage. This is intended to commemorate the fall of the Berlin Wall.
You need to be at least 16 or 18 years old to be allowed to stay there: Adults-only hotels are in demand. What is it like to take time off in such a hotel? DW reporter Christina Deicke checked it out in Gran Canaria.
The Leaning Tower of Pisa is less leant. In the past 17 years, it has risen another four centimetres, the newspaper "Corriere della Sera" reported. But it is not supposed to become quite straight.
If you think of Schleswig-Holstein, you have to think of Sylt, Germany's northernmost holiday island. If you're a beach-lover, the state actually offers two seas: the North Sea and the Baltic.
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