Social media is awash with aesthetically-pleasing pictures of mouthwatering dishes, aka food porn. The focus on how food looks rather than tastes is changing the restaurant industry the world over.
While some Insta-influencers try to keep it real, others set impossible standards that can leave us feeling dissatisfied and inadequate. But why is it so hard for us to take a step back? A brain scan offers some answers.
An exhibition in Leipzig shows how artists from the Tumblr and Instagram generation use the internet and social media to reflect on the ideals of female beauty. Here's a preview of some of the works on show.
Minding one's manners is always important, but how does one adapt when manners change from culture to culture? DW spoke to an expert to learn about mastering German etiquette, from shaking hands to holding wine glasses.
All elements of a royal wedding are dictated by tradition — and perhaps none more so than the cake: A centerpiece often so ornamental that it is not served to guests. Is an organic elderflower cake a sign of change?
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