We explore Leipzig with Grace del Rosario from Manila, capital of the Philippines, stopping for a look at St. Thomas Church, the Auerbachs Keller and the Baumwollspinnerei modern art gallery.
UNICEF-Germany has awarded its "Photo of the Year" prize to two young Germans who were travelling in the Philippines. Their image addresses the subject of fatherless children of sex tourism.
Rich Russians have spent winters at European resorts for years, but following the Ukraine crisis and Western sanctions, their numbers have declined. That's led to a drop in business in cities like Germany's Baden-Baden.
Beatriz Ricciardi and Pilar Lera have been friends for 50 years, and they've come to Weimar together. The home of Weimar Classicism is very much to their taste.
Leonel and José Orta from Caracas visit the city where Charlemagne once had his thrown – and also go to the Christmas market to sample the famous Aachen cookies called “Printen”.
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