"When you get close to the raw materials and taste them at the moment they let go of the soil, you learn to respect them." -- René Redzepi I've di...
I expected to teach frightened and disturbed children, who would look at me with sad, lost eyes. But my expectations were clearly off-base.
President Obama is winding up his lecture tour of Europe during which he is telling Europeans to get with his program of unbridled globalization and forget about any connection it might have to their economic woes and worries about mass immigration.
Psychologists are already warning that there is an insufficient number of help centers in Germany to heal the emotional scars of these young people.
I believe everyone should live abroad at least once in their life, but it's an extremely big decision that needs to be thought out thoroughly ah...
As a student, you undoubtedly wish for a chance to get qualified with a minimum cost for the best quality of studies - which in most countries providing top-class universities is a very hard battle to win.
Eight years after the global financial crisis, the world economy as a whole looks mediocre, and Europe's looks bleak at best.
BERLIN -- The controversy over the comedian Jan Böhmermann shows the extent to which the Turkish president now influences public life in Germany, dictating moves to Angela Merkel.
I hadn't heard much about the city prior to my visit so was amazed on arrival in the old historic centre, built in the 1800s from stone after a huge fire destroyed the city. It was later further damaged during World War 2 and I was intrigued to see the mix of old and new throughout, with many additions and repairs made in the 70s.
San Francisco-based composer Chris Wirsig has always been intrigued by the mystery of the crystal skulls which have spawned their own stories and have captured the world's imagination for over 100 years.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel should step down. Once Europe's only forthright and decisive leader, she has become a groveling embarrassment and a danger by caving into Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan by letting a possible prosecution of a German comic go ahead in German courts.
Many Ukrainians expect America and Europe to save them. Suggest that they are living a fantasy gets you tarred as a blatant fool and Russian stooge. Yet Ukraine shouldn't waste time posing as a fairy tale maiden in distress waiting for rescue by the Western knight in shining armor. Kiev risks ending up as a failed state.
This year, Art Cologne, the world's oldest art fair for modern and contemporary art celebrates its 50th edition. The launch of the fair in 1967 - back...
No one knows when the latest populist political wave will break. Maybe not before Donald Trump is elected president in America. The best way to reduce that possibility, however, and the influence of populist parties in Europe, is to respond to the concerns animating the angry middle.
Europe is struggling with a refugee crisis of epic proportions. Whether the various efforts to stem the tide will bring about a significant drop in the number of immigrants is yet unknown. But what already is clear: Germany, which has taken the brunt of the immigrants in Europe, has a Herculean task.
Travel in Europe seemed chaotic and scary. I, like many travelers have found myself questioning the safety of travel in Europe in the current climate. I chose to continue traveling, despite everything, and want to share my findings on the current state of traveling in Europe.