This Valentine’s Day, skip the chocolates and flowers to splurge on a gastronomic experience at exceptional restaurants close to home.
ENTE Restaurant, Wiesbaden
Ladies, looking for a night out without men tagging along? If you’re in Wiesbaden, you’re in luck. And with a little more luck, you just might end the evening with more money in your pocket than when you started (implausible for sure, but it could happen…)
Love a visit to the spa, but not so enamored of the German protocol that dictates a sauna can only be visited when butt-naked and in mixed-sex company?
December has arrived and with it, the familiar sights, sounds and smells of Christmas markets. With so many to choose from, it can be easy to overlook the local markets near home.
Lights twinkling above the beloved holiday stands, the Tannenbaum (Christmas tree) adorned with red and gold ornaments, the aroma of roasted chestnuts filling the air and a cup of Glühwein warming up your cold, almost numb hand — nothing puts us more in a holly, jolly mood than
The holiday season is quickly approaching and with it comes cold weather, festive decorations, amazing food and large gatherings.
Wiesbaden’s famed Sternschnuppenmarkt, or Twinkling Star Market, is a beautiful Christmas market by any measure, so it’s little wonder visitors flock to it from all around Germany, far-flung corners of Europe, and aro
Those who call Wiesbaden home, a place of work, or free-time destination enjoy a world of culture within easy reach.
Photographic reproductions of business letters dating back to the early 1940s, blueprints, and black and white snapshots of factories and the people who worked there aren’t, at first glance, compelling material for a museum exhibit.
One city wears its wine festival proudly on its chest like an elegant string of pearls; the other tucks its annual homage to the grape in its back pocket like a jealously guarded treasure.
All too often, graffiti can be seen as an act of vandalism and an urban eyesore, but the Meeting of Styles shows it can be so much more than that. 
Ah, Saturdays. A day for sleeping in. Unless, of course, there’s something to get up for. Wiesbaden and Mainz residents can be convinced to shed their PJs for outerwear and head out their doors to troll for bargains at flea markets and meet up with friends for brunch at farmer’s markets.
For some cinema enthusiasts, A-list actors, dazzling special effects and blaring surround-sound stereo are essential elements to the viewing experience. Picture, however, an altogether different scenario.
Come and let the USO help you discover Germany through wine. We will explore a brief history of wine in Germany, talk about the 13 wine regions, and feature some wines from a specific region for you to sample. This month we will discuss sparkling wines from Germany!
With apps such as Tinder and OKCupid, virtual matchmaking has become commonplace. However, meeting new people the old-fashioned way has its benefits.
Spring has sprung and so has annual German road construction. Road crews are popping up faster than poppies in a field.