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Vienna runway can go ahead

Austria's constitutional court on Thursday overturned a landmark ruling that had blocked Vienna airport's plans to build a third runway because of climate change worries.

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Greenland in 360 degrees

Ice peaks rise out of the water, snow-white, never-ending landscapes wherever you look. Experience Greenland in 360 degrees — without freezing. 

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Durban: Lessons to learn in urban renewa…

South Africa's third-largest city is becoming popular with tourists, as it shakes off its old reputation. But does the city's regeneration program reach those who need it the most? Sertan...

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An American's first Berlinale

The Berlinale International Film Festival is Germany's most important film event. Every February it draws cinema celebrities and fans from around the world. DW's Hallie Rawlinson reports on her first...

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Germany's 16 states: Baden-Württemberg

A selfie in front of the ruins of Heidelberg Castle and winter sports in the Black Forest are just two reasons to visit Baden-Württemberg.

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Building an igloo on the Zugspitze

On Germany's highest mountain guests can check into an igloo like in a hotel - or build one themselves, like DW reporter Tankred Gugisch. He tells us how.

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Germany's 16 states: Rhineland-Palatinat…

Vineyards on the slopes of the Moselle and Rhine, monumental structures from the Roman Empire in Germany's oldest city Trier: the state of Rhineland-Palatinate is ideal for culture buffs and...

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Neuschwanstein Castle is top, again

Neuschwanstein Castle, built by King Ludwig II, remains the biggest tourist magnet in Bavaria. Bayreuth and Munich are also popular with visitors.

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Freudenberg: A small German town but a …

Pictures of Freudenberg's snow-covered, 17th century houses have drawn fans from around the world, especially visitors from Japan. DW visited the German town to find out what it's like living...

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Germany - a winter journey

In the past few years, winter sports conditions in Germany have been less than ideal and business has suffered as a result. This year, the snow is back and the...

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