Tagged: Germany

Hitler oversimplified

Synopsis Born in Austria in 1889, Adolf Hitler rose to power in German politics as leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party, also known as the Nazi Party. Hitler was chancellor of Germany...

Toaster challenge

World famous track cyclist Robert Förstemann battles a 700w toaster. Can he, with his 74cm legs, generate enough energy to create a golden-brown toast? Please like, share and comment! The challenge was set up...

Germany explained by Geography Now!

Germany is one of the most influential European nations culturally, and one of the world’s main economic powers. Known around the world for its precision engineering and high-tech products, it is equally admired by...

Strudel from Inglourious Basterds

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups bread flour (plus more for dusting, sprinkling, filling) 4 tbsp vegetable oil 2 egg whites 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tbsp lemon juice 1/4 cup warm water (44°C) 4 baking apples,...

Blitz München

The Zenker Brothers will be resident DJs at Blitz, a new club opening in Munich’s Deutsches Museum on April 22. Over the past few years, a crop of artists, clubs, labels, record shops and...

Miniatur Wunderland

Miniatur Wunderland: The largest model railway in the world, and one of the most successful permanent exhibitions in Northern Germany. In October 2016 the railway consisted of 15,400 m of track in H0 scale, divided...

NRW bei nacht

Wer nachts im Landeanflug über Nordrhein-Westfalen fliegt, kennt diesen faszinierenden Ausblick: Über manchen Regionen schimmern nur vereinzelte Inseln in der Dunkelheit, andernorts erscheint die Landschaft als ein einziges Lichtermeer. Städte und Industrieanlagen strahlen in...

Sharevari

German discount supermarket Aldi Süd recently has started to produce TV ads, and one of the first is about Greek gods having a party who stock up at the chain when they run out...

Jägermeister, Wolfenbüttel

Jägermeister was invented in the year 1934, but we must go back as far as 1870 in order to get the full vibrant story behind this unique flavoured liqueur. The company’s founder Wilhelm Mast moved to...

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Atlantic Wall

The Atlantic Wall represents one of Europe’s largest fortification efforts in recent history. Hitler ordered the construction of these immense fortifications in December 1941 to deter the Allies from invading Nazi-occupied Europe, but with...