Discover Germany | Contents
Contents JUNE 2019
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COVER FEATURE 44
Julia Dietze Julia Dietze, a German actress with French roots, has been seen in many genres, films and series. Her most recent project is the hit film Iron Sky: The Coming Race. She speaks to Discover Germany about the special appeal of this science fiction format and more.
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Made in Switzerland: Furniture, Fashion & Accessories Want to find out more about great Swiss designers and lifestyle brands that put their focus on furniture, fashion and accessories? Read this interesting special theme.
Made in Switzerland: Garden, House & Home Decor Let’s take a look at great products and brands made in Switzerland – this time, with a special focus on innovative garden products, helpful house designs and gorgeous home decor.
Gourmet Guide Switzerland 2019 Switzerland is known for its famous culinary treats like chocolate or cheese fondue. However, there is far more to discover. Find out more about some of the country’s best culinary establishments. A Spotlight on Germany’s Top Boarding Schools Choosing the right school and environment for our kids to learn and grow up in, is one of the most important decisions for parents. That’s why we now introduce you to Germany’s top boarding schools.
A Summer in Germany – Our Top Places to Visit Summer is the peak travel season in Germany – for a multitude of reasons. Need some inspiration on which places and events to visit this summer? Read this special theme. Summer in Austria – Between Cities and Alpine Regions From unspoiled nature to trendy urban centres – Austria has it all. Find out more.
Germany’s Top Ten Swimming Spots Did you know that the country of beer and sausages boasts a long coastline, great river shores and lakes, which all make for the perfect summer getaway destinations? Discover Germany gives you the top ten swimming spots.
Switzerland’s Capital of Beer Bern is home to 176 craft beer breweries and is an absolute hot spot for beer aficionados in Switzerland.
Star Interview: Saskia Fischer Best known for playing police chief superintendent Küppers in Das Großstadtrevier, German actress Saskia Fischer has been a staple of the German TV landscape for a while. We spoke to Fischer about her love for Hamburg and much more.
Today, I Feel German What does it feel to be black and a first-generation immigrant in Germany? Poet and MA student Henry Lyonga Njimapie explains to us.
Hotel of the Month Our Hotel of the Month is the Yachthotel Chiemsee on the western shore of Bavaria’s biggest lake.
Dedicated to Design Whether you are searching for some outdoor dinner party essentials, trendy outfits for your summer vacation or interesting furniture and design items, be sure to take a look at our Design section.
Wine & Dine Our Wine & Dine section is filled with great Swiss restaurants, tasty products and more this month.
REGULARS & COLUMNS
64 Travel For great hotels, shopping centres, top summer destination ideas or top-notch event locations, read the Travel section. 90
Business Our Business section is filled with great architects, exclusive businesses, and more. Furthermore, our columnist Gregor Kleinknecht discusses a recent report on bullying in the legal profession.
The Delights of the German Vocabulary In this column, a British author explores the weird and wonderful world of German vocabulary.
Culture Calendar The Culture Calendar is your perfect guide to what not to miss in June.
102 Barbara Geier Column This month, Barbara Geier explains to us how best to identify Germans on holiday. Issue 75 | June 2019 | 3
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