Wordless Wednesday: Willkomm-Höft in Weldel

All large ships arriving or departing from Hamburg’s harbour pass by Wedel’s Willkomm-Höft and are greeted acoustically with their own national anthem and in their native language. Willkomm-Höft is even registered in the ships’ charts, and is known around the world. The greeting captains at the Schulau ferry station also convey additional information about the [...]

By | November 9th, 2016|Wordless Wednesday Photo Series|Comments Off on Wordless Wednesday: Willkomm-Höft in Weldel

Opening of the Frankfurt Book Fair 2016

Wordless Wednesday King Willem-Alexander of Holland and King Philippe of Belgium join the opening celebration of the Frankfurt Book Fair 2016 on October 18th. Learn more here: frankfurt2016.com King Willem-Alexander of Holland and King Philippe of Belgium join the opening celebration of the Frankfurt Book Fair 2016 on October 18th, photo: Frank Rumpenhorst/dpa [...]

By | October 19th, 2016|Wordless Wednesday Photo Series|Comments Off on Opening of the Frankfurt Book Fair 2016

Wordless Wednesday: Breathtaking Bayern

Beautiful, beautiful Bayern. Today's photo comes from the Bayern Instagram account which regularly features absolutely breathtaking photos of Germany. Use #myyounggermany to have your photos considered for a feature! Oben ankommen und träumen - die Klammspitze in traumhaft schönem Licht ❤️ #bergverliebt ----- Picture by: @jonasfunck. Thank you! Please tag #visitbavaria to give us permission [...]

By | November 25th, 2015|General, Wordless Wednesday Photo Series|Comments Off on Wordless Wednesday: Breathtaking Bayern

Wordless Wednesday: Travel to Germany

Beautiful Königssee. Picture by: @maxigreiner The Königssee is a natural lake in the extreme southeast Berchtesgadener land, a district of of Bavaria, near the Austrian border. The Königssee is Germany's third deepest lake. Located at a jurassic rift, it was formed by glaciers during the last ice age. It stretches about 7.7 km (4.8 mi) in the north-south direction and is about 1.7 km (1.1 mi) across [...]

By | November 4th, 2015|Wordless Wednesday Photo Series|Comments Off on Wordless Wednesday: Travel to Germany

Wordless Wednesday: Days of Deutsch

Every Wednesday we share some of our favorite photos from Germany-related Instagram. If you’d like to be considered for a feature, tag your photos with #myyounggermany. See you behind the camera. Today we're featuring Days of Deutsch, an Instagram account devoted to helping you learn German vocab through daily photos. Check 'em out: BA-BA-BA-BANANAAAA die [...]

By | September 16th, 2015|General, Living in Germany, The German Language, Wordless Wednesday Photo Series|Comments Off on Wordless Wednesday: Days of Deutsch