The time for bargain hunters and frequent fliers in Germany has never been better. There are more cheap flight connections and offers than ever before.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has officially opened the European Hansemuseum this Wednesday. It focuses on 500 years of history of the Hanseatic League. And what place could be a better location for it than Lübeck?
DW's Berlin columnists - all English-speakers who have lived in the German capital for many years - bring you an insider's perspective on cultural life in one of the world's most vibrant cities.