Located in the central Black Forest, Gengenbach is a small town that offers three things above all: a lot of history, good food and excellent wine. Almost 2,000 years ago, humans already lived in a settlement at this very spot.
The rather modest list of direct flights between the U.S. and Berlin's BER Airport is about to be extended. Delta is already selling tickets from there to J.F.K. Airport in New York City and vice versa.
The 48th Berlin Marathon took place on Sunday. Eliud Kipchoge managed to finish it in record time. More than 40,000 slower runners did a great job too. Both the weather and the mood in Berlin were awesome.
Berlin's Governing Mayor Franziska Giffey awarded Ruth Winkelmann the German Order of Merit today. The Holocaust survivor was honored for her commitment to educating school kids about the darkest part of Germany's recent history.