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Rhinehesse

Rhinehesse

Rhine-Hesse is not even a part of Hesse, at least not anymore since the Congress of Vienna (1815). The sunny, hilly country between the..

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Cattle drive and cheese

Cattle drive and cheese

Who ever experienced a Cattle drive (Viehscheid), knows what I am talking about: a festive decorated village, Bavarian brass bands,..

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Travemünde

Travemünde

Moin is what you say in the north, Moin Moin already is hot air. People from the north aren’t that communicative, the best way to start a..

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Coffee in Germany

Coffee in Germany

Coffee made its way to Europe during the 17th century and even replaced beer as the peoples favorite drink for a short while. The first..

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Franconia

Franconia

Franconia is a part of Bavaria – a fact one shouldn´t mention while being in Franconia. The people of Franconia see themselves as upper-..

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Potatoes in Germany

Potatoes in Germany

Even though the Spanish brought potatoes over from Latin America in the 16th century, at first they were only found in royal pleasure-..

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