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Nationalpark Hohe Tauern - Die Rückkehr des Bartgeiers

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Austria Austrian

After being eradicated in around 1900, the bearded vulture is once again soaring through the Alps! Here, you’ll see shots of them making their home in Austria’s spectacular Hohe Tauern National Park.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 10 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The Almabtrieb is complete – and now it’s time to celebrate! The alpine season comes to an end, and with it this series about the natural paradise of South Tyrol, which bids us farewell with a breathtaking sunset.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 9 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

Late autumn is a busy time in the mountains — and a time of change. The grazing cattle must be driven back to the valley. But if there is a violent and unexpected onset of winter, it can be life-threatening for humans and animals alike...

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 8 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

Tourists love romantic mountain worlds, such as those that can be found at Rieserferner-Ahrn Nature Park — but for the alpine dairymen who cultivate the pastures, life in the mountains is hard work.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 7 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The Dolomites are a magnificent mountain range in northeastern Italy. They hold a wealth of treasures: the remains of 120,000-year-old cave bears, cairns initiated by shepherds from the Bronze Age, and local lore featuring marmots.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 6 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

In this segment, we visit the Völser Weiher lake, a popular retreat for humans and animals alike. Daredevil types are more attracted to the high mountains, where tens of thousands of them climb among the abundant flora and fauna.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 5 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The Ladins live in traditional settlements in South Tyrol. While their unique religious customs are still practiced throughout the region, mass tourism and intensive agriculture have changed the surrounding landscape.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 4 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

From the Texel Group to the Scandinavia-like areas with the magnificent Spronser Lakes, we continue to the Riesenferner-Ahrn Nature Park. Here, too, ice and snow have helped shape the landscape, sometimes creating mysterious sculptures.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The Texel Group Nature Park in South Tyrol is a region of contrasts. Here, we get to know some of this diverse area’s flora and fauna, including owls, houseleek, steppe vegetation, and emerald lizards.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The change from winter to spring in the Alps presents challenges for the local animal species. When the snow starts to melt, the water that is released flows with such great force that it can loosen boulders. But once spring has arrived, grouses, squirrels, black woodpeckers, and more begin their courtship displays and get to work building nests and burrows.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

South Tyrol, the northernmost province of Italy, is known around the world for its beauty — and attracts countless visitors every year. Fascinating treasures are also hidden among the mountain ranges there, including the millennia-old mummy "Ötzi," also known as the Iceman.

Reisen - Ein Tag in Freiburg - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Lisa's last stop in Freiburg is a very special cocktail bar that has invented all of its own cocktails and even some of the ingredients that they require. The bartender shows Lisa the menu and explains how to make their signature cocktail.

Reisen - Ein Tag in Freiburg - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany South German

Part II of our Freiburg tour takes us to a concept store on the Gerberau. At the shop, everything is for sale – and you can even order champagne for almost 100,000 euros! Next, it's off to a beer garden to enjoy the house-brewed beer and bread with the local specialty cheese, Bibeleskäs.

Reisen - Ein Tag in Freiburg - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German South German

Lisa takes us on a tour of the vibrant and sunny city of Freiburg, which is located in the Black Forest in southwest Germany. In Part I, you'll learn about the local legends, visit the markets, and taste the signature sausages and cakes!

Nachbarn - Andrea aus Forbach

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Andrea is a woman of German-French heritage who lives in Forbach, a French community very close to the border between France and Germany. Here, she takes us on a tour of this historically rich place, introducing us to some of the important monuments as well as remnants of the wars.

Bundesländer und ihre Rezepte - Rheinland-Pfalz - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

Today, Cettina and Sabine are making "Pfälzer Fläschknepp,” a regional dish from the western state of Rhineland-Palatinate. “Fläschknepp” means “meatballs” in the local dialect. These flavorful, savory meatballs are made from fresh ingredients, and are served with a pungent horseradish sauce. Enjoy!

Mallorca - Wirte haben kaum Interesse an Wiedereröffnung

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

More than four-and-a-half million Germans visit the Spanish island of Mallorca every year—so many that the destination actually been nicknamed “Germany’s 17th Federal State.” But since the coronavirus outbreaks in Spain led to the Mediterranean party hotspot being declared a risk territory, the once-packed bars, strips, and beaches are now totally deserted. Copyright: Deutsche Presse Agentur [The German Press Agency]

Die Stadt Gießen - Landkarte sorgt für Abkühlung

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany Hessian

German summers are getting hotter and hotter — but the Environmental Agency in the small city of Giessen, in the state of Hesse, has come up with an innovative tool for helping residents keep cool: a special city map! Copyright: Deutsche Presse Agentur [The German Press Agency]

Galileo - Zug vs. Flugzeug: Von München nach Berlin - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The race between airplane and train is coming to an end! Who will reach Alexanderplatz’s World Time Clock first—Claire or Olcay? It’s going to be close!

Galileo - Zug vs. Flugzeug: Von München nach Berlin - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

By the time Olcay's flight from Munich to Berlin takes off, Claire’s train has already been traveling for three hours. This is going to be a close race!

Galileo - Zug vs. Flugzeug: Von München nach Berlin - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

From Munich to Berlin in just four hours — that's what Deutsche Bahn's new high-speed connection is promising. But is it really faster than going by airplane? The race is on!

WissensWerte - Tourismus und Nachhaltigkeit - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

Part II highlights the negative aspects of tourism, but also shows ways in which tourists can contribute to the local economy and travel more sustainably overall.

WissensWerte - Tourismus und Nachhaltigkeit - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

Who doesn’t like vacationing in beautiful and fascinating countries – like those of Southeast Asia, perhaps? Tourism is an important economic factor for many developing and emerging economies, but it can often also create problems for the environment and the local population.

Bundesländer und ihre Rezepte - Rheinland-Pfalz - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Could you point to the Rhineland on a map of Germany? Since when has the area officially been Rhineland-Palatinate? And why do tourists flock to it? In this video, you can learn all about the geography, demographics, and landscape of this federal state.

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