Berlin

100-Kilogram Canadian Coin Stolen From Berlin Museum

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2017 | Canada Business

Thieves entered the museum through a window at 3:30 a.m., police said.

Top 5 Things You Need To See In Berlin

Posted 02.27.2017 | Canada Living

While there is no way to take in all that Berlin has to offer in one vacation, here are five attractions that will make your German summer getaway with Air Canada Rouge the best trip ever.

6 European Cities That Feel Like Home To Canadian Hockey Fans

Flight Network | Posted 02.07.2017 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

Hockey season is one of the highlights of winter in the Great White North, but many fans don't know that hockey season is one of the best times to be in Europe, too. The European continent is home to more than 100 hockey leagues.

At Least 12 Dead After Truck Plows Into Christmas Market In Berlin

CP | Kirsten Grieshaber, The Associated Press | Posted 12.19.2016 | Canada

Several were injured.

The Top Five 2016 Destinations In Film

travelcuts | Posted 09.07.2016 | Canada Travel
travelcuts

With the summer winding down, we've already begun making plans to get us through the never ending Canadian winter. If you're an equally obsessed wanderluster and film buff, seek inspiration for your next getaway from one of your favourite 2016 box office hits!

Film Marks Return To Berlin Of 'Violins Of Hope'

Stephen Cera | Posted 08.30.2016 | Canada
Stephen Cera

"This violin saw all the atrocities," says Amnon Weinstein, pointing to a fiddle in his Tel Aviv workshop. The Star of David is imprinted on its wood...

The Best Poshtels To Book For 2016

Travelzoo Canada | Posted 03.02.2017 | Canada Travel
Travelzoo Canada

Gone are the days of uncomfortable metal cots and tattered rented towels. No more slipping gingerly into sketchy sheets - hostels are stepping up their game, appealing to the more sophisticated jet-setter. The posh hostel (or '¬poshtel') is here to stay. With the rise in demand for fancier digs, many hostels now provide high-end toiletries, afternoon wine tastings and sheets with an actual thread-count. Think non-conventional, boutique amenities at hostel prices.

Berlin Is Europe's Undiscovered Foodie Destination

Cédric Lizotte | Posted 01.21.2017 | Canada Travel
Cédric Lizotte

Today, Berlin wants to eat. That's the reason why many of the great chefs have decided to go there to work. This newly discovered attention to the German capital has allowed us to find and rediscover some of the best German chefs.

What Your Hotel 'Do Not Disturb' Sign Says About You

Trivago.ca | Posted 11.20.2016 | Canada Travel
Trivago.ca

Nothing says that your hotel staff "understands you" better than a little bit of humour, and trivago.ca found the most hilarious, dirty, and occasiona...

Germany's Massive Migrant Influx Presents New Challenges For Schools

CP | Kirsten Grieshaber, The Associated Press | Posted 10.14.2015 | Canada

Berlin's schools saw non-German speaking children jump by 70 per cent.

Michelin Chef Brings Hot New Restaurant to Vancouver

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 05.19.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Adrian Brijbassi

When Stefan Hartmann gets his restaurant working the way he wants, Vancouver will feel a little more elite than it already does. After just two days, Hartmann has achieved the best fine-dining restaurant in the city, surpassing the likes of Hawksworth, Boulevard, Le Crocodile and Chambar with brilliant strokes of his culinary talent

10 Great German Destinations for Year-Round Travel

Trivago.ca | Posted 09.17.2014 | Canada Travel
Trivago.ca

Germany must be doing something right: four time winners of the World Cup and an economic and technological powerhouse. As a travel destination, however, Germany is often overlooked and underrated. With a range of possibilities from picturesque castles to culture-rich cities, Germany is an ideal year-round holiday destination.

Amazon's Micro-Drones Are a Good Thing

Jon Packer | Posted 02.02.2014 | Canada Business
Jon Packer

The newly announced Amazon PrimeAir drone concept is essentially a mini-flying airplane that will deliver small purchases to your door in about half an hour. The commercialization of drones continues a micro-trend that is changing how we live and interact with the world around us for the better.

Marriage Proposal From Chad

Dr. Raghu Venugopal | Posted 08.14.2013 | Canada
Dr. Raghu Venugopal

I thought about the last few months. Fatigue, exhaustion, satisfaction, and relief. I felt happy just to have survived. It had been hard on my girlfriend Maeve and me -- but we grew stronger apart in some ways too. She was alone at home with her dog Daisy when I called from my tukul one night and asked her to marry me.

Gut Check: A Gastro Tour Of Berlin

Posted 05.22.2013 | Canada Travel

As Germany’s capital, Berlin has a reputation to uphold. It’s a pivotal city fueling the country’s financial and political landscape. Yet it has...

Brussels and Berlin: One Is Not Like the Other

Andrew Cooper | Posted 09.04.2012 | Canada Business
Andrew Cooper

The two different types of siege may be taking the worlds of Brussels and Berlin -- eventually -- to the same destination. However, the journey is a perilous one. Brussels will continually be under short-term pressure, to help what Berlin sentiment refers to as the Club Med countries. Berlin, alternatively, may be so fixated on the long-term that the EU or the Eurozone as we know it will be hollowed out.