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What better way to put a smile on our deployed servicemembers' faces than by writing them a letter? With our Pen Pal Program, your kiddos can do just that.
As I was researching Burg Frankenstein, I stumbled across a magnificent prank that played out one dark, foggy night in 1952.
On Saturday, October 30, 2021, the Dead Man's Ridge Walk is organizing the 12th walk to honor the men of the 17th Airborne Division.
For those in the know, the small German city of Idar-Oberstein is a world-famous center for the working and cutting of gemstones.
Even in Germany the spooky season is embraced, and some of its biggest fans are small ones.
Truffles, mmm mmm! Not those chocolatey ones you can buy in Belgium, but those fabulous funguses that add just the right umami notes to all kinds of savory dishes. And as autumn is the season in which they are harvested, it’s also the perfect time of year to get your hands on some.
You don’t really need an excuse to plan a visit to Rüdesheim am Rhein, one of the sweetest little wine villages you’re apt to encounter no matter how far you may roam. But we’ll give you one anyway.
Each year on Oct. 3, Germans celebrate Tag der Deutschen Einheit, or German Unity Day, that fateful day back in 1990 when the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany) and the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) were unified into a single German state.
Disclaimer: Due to COVID-19, events regarding German Unity Day may be canceled this year.
For some, coffee is just an easy means to jolt oneself awake; for others, it’s a way of life. Those who treasure a quality cup of java as if it’s liquid gold might wish to join baristas and bean roasters for a special event in Frankfurt am Main over the coming weekend.
Imagine if helping out the victims of a natural disaster was as simple as cracking open a bottle of wine.
Thanks to a stroke of genius by a German winemaker, it is.
Although September can lean more towards summer weather, there are usually a few chilly nights that offer a preview of the colder weather to come with autumn. And with those dropping temperatures, I pull out my German wool slippers and welcome them like an old friend.
The Wildside Holidays website is packed with the most current and up-to-date articles about the natural and national parks of Spain, along with information about the wildlife you might come across and where to find it.
AFN TV is giving the overseas military audience extensive Summer Games coverage from Tokyo similar to what viewers in the United States will see from NBC.  
Horrible flooding in the German states of Rhineland-Palatinate and North Rhine-Westphalia has left the entire country in a state of shock. The devastation unleashed by exceptionally heavy rainfall in mid-July has left over one hundred dead and several times that number injured.
The 2020 Olympics were delayed but not denied. Should all go to plan, the world’s games are set to play out in Tokyo July 23 - August 8. According to the U.S. Department of Defense, 17 military members will be among the more than 600 athletes selected for Team U.S.A.