Posts Tagged ‘ Potsdam ’

On the street where you live

Apr 29th, 2017 | By

When Lerner and Lowe wrote this song for My Fair Lady in the 1950’s, they had no idea that some of the lyrics could just as easily fit with another street, one called Karl-Marx-Straße (or strasse) in Potsdam.



Making better use of waterways

Mar 9th, 2017 | By

Given the finite space on roads should river boat travel be encouraged as a way for commuting and for tourists to see more of our destinations without having to put up with the slow pace of road travel?



Wunderbar! The best of Germany

Jul 14th, 2014 | By

It’s not just football that Germany is good at: Deutschland is also a top travel destination. Here’s a few of our favourite German hotspots



The year that was

Dec 27th, 2013 | By

It’s been a busy year and it’s time to take stock. Here travel writer and enthusiast, Kaye Holland, shares her 2013 holiday highlights



Beyond Berlin

Oct 19th, 2013 | By

Brandenburg’s big headliner grabber maybe Berlin but much of the state’s appeal lies in the surrounding suburbs and countryside. After years in the second rank of destinations, the rest of the region is ready to be discovered writes Kaye Holland



“East German” heritage

Aug 30th, 2013 | By

Irene visits heritage sites in the eastern part of Germany which next year celebrates 25 years after the Peaceful Revolution led to German re-unification.