Kurzurlaub.de renews with Hansa Rostock
Travel agent Kurzurlaub.de has renewed as a premium sponsor of German soccer side Hansa Rostock for a further year. The Schwerin-based company's logo will continue to adorn the 3.Liga outfit's home and away strips. It will have a strong brand presence ...
Schwerin - Twelve Lakes and a Castle
Travel. Schwerin - Twelve Lakes and a Castle. The grand dukes of Mecklenburg-Schwerin built their castle against the scenic backdrop of the lakes. Their art collection now provides the foundation for the state museum of Schwerin.
Chancellor Merkel's party suffers loss in home state over migrant policy
SCHWERIN, Germany — An anti-immigration party made a strong showing at the expense of Chancellor Angela Merkel's party in her home district Sunday, a repudiation of her open-door policy for migrants. Official results showed the far-right Alternative ...
Germany election: AfD tests Merkel in eastern region
Germany's far-Right AfD hopes to defeat Merkel in her backyard as anti-migrant sentiment fuels state election surge
Merkel's CDU trounced in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania
Vladimir Lenin's Return Journey to Russia Changed the World Forever
As it happens, the centennial of Lenin's fateful trip comes just when the Russia question, as it might be called, has grown increasingly urgent. President Vladimir Putin has emerged in recent years ..... Protesters in the former East German city of ...
Germany sees rise in crime committed by asylum seekers
Germany has seen a big increase in crimes committed by asylum seekers, a development that is likely to be seized on by the populist Alternative for Germany as it campaigns against Angela Merkel's liberal refugee policy in this year's Bundestag elections.
The fairy tale castles of Germany
Neuschwanstein Castle famously served as the inspiration for Disneyland's Sleeping Beauty Castle, but it's not the only castle in Germany that looks like it came straight out of a storybook. Take a photo tour with the gallery above. See more photos of ...
Group of Germans attack foreigners in northern town of Schwerin
Around 30 Germans attacked a group of foreigners at an outdoor tram station late Friday in the northern German town of Schwerin, where repeated confrontations between migrants and locals have led authorities to heighten security. The ten people who ...
Foreigners attacked in northern German town
Rick Steves: What's new in Germany, Vienna and Prague for 2017
The big event in Germany this year is the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. The Reformation began in 1517 when Martin Luther, a priest and ...
Weekend chill to follow disruptive snow into Germany
A strengthening storm will unleash disruptive snow and strong winds to Germany through Friday. The heaviest snow will fall through Friday morning across northern and central Germany. A total of 8-15 cm (3-6 inches) will blanket the Harz Mountains and ...
Handsome and Hanseatic: There are architectural gems in the medieval towns of former East Germany
All three cities -Schwerin, Stralsund and Wismar- were in the zone handed to Stalin at the end of the Second World War, and they suffered the indignity of four decades of neglect under the German Democratic Republic. However, their ... Travelling ...
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