Posts Tagged ‘ Frankfurt ’

Drones near airports

Jun 25th, 2019 | By

At Dubai, Frankfurt, Gatwick, Heathrow, Singapore and Newark (New York) airports, there have been incidents with drones.

In Frankfurt during festival time

Aug 22nd, 2018 | By

Reza visits Frankfurt combining a visit to the Embankment Festival with some of the well-known sights of the city.

Frankfurt as a museum centre

Feb 19th, 2016 | By

I was surprised to see just how many museums and galleries Frankfurt had when I was there last year. So many, in fact, that I didn’t see any where near as many as I would have liked.

Saturday snippets: 21st October 2015

Nov 21st, 2015 | By

Remembering the Paris tragedy, Adrian looks ahead as well to the Christmas markets that are about to open throughout our countries shortly.

25 Years of German Unity

Sep 24th, 2015 | By

This year’s commemoration of the Day of German Unity – the 25th anniversary – will be held in Frankfurt from the 2nd to the 4th of October.

When the bankers go. Frankurt for holidaymakers

Aug 2nd, 2015 | By

Frankfurt is ideally suited for the leisure traveller as well and, at certain times of the year, it becomes a real bargain destination for holidaymakers.

Become a schoppeptzer

Jul 31st, 2015 | By

In the UK, cider is a popular drink and, although in recent years expansion has caused every fruit under the sun has been used by the major drinks’ companies, at its heart is the apple. In Frankfurt however, the use their orchards to create apple wine and apple juice. To celebrate the drink, Frankfurt hosts a ten day celebration every year at which you can sample different apple wines which include sparkling dry and sweet varieties. This year’s apple wine festival begins on the 7th
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It’s summer; its time for Grüne Sosse

Jul 29th, 2015 | By

Grüne Sosse – green sauce – is a is a mixture of seven different herbs – borage, sorrel, cress, chervil, chives, parsley and salad burnet and is then mixed with oil, milk or cream vinegar and other items.

Making a mint

Aug 21st, 2013 | By

To many, Frankfurt is just seen as a business centre where financiers and bankers congregate, work and escape at weekends. It also holds one of the biggest festivals in the world, attracting over 3 million people every year to the banks of the River Main.

Rhine and dine

Aug 12th, 2012 | By

Kaye makes for Frankfurt Rhine Main and finds that this region in western Germany has shaken off its staid, serious reputation and returned to winning ways