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Program - Sightseeing - Germany - Cuxhaven
Cuxhaven on a plate

Cuxhaven on a plate Fish taste of Cuxhaven Given its location, Cuxhaven’s affinity for seafood is justified. Although Germany is most famous for its sausage and beer, the local fish dishes will certainly pique your culinary interest. Read more ...

Program - Leisure - Germany - Cuxhaven
 The island bliss between sky and sea

The island bliss between sky and sea 22/07/2021 - 11/08/2021 Heligoland 50 kilometers off the German North Sea coast you will find the tiny archipelago of Heligoland. No cars, not even bicycles — no noise, just good air. A square kilometer of island bliss between sky and sea. During a visit to the islands, August Heinrich Hoffmann von Fallersleben wrote the lyrics to "Deutschlandlied", which became the national anthem of Germany. Read more ...

Program - Sports - Germany - Cuxhaven
Walking on the water

Walking on the water 18/07/2021 - 11/08/2021 Hiking to the Island of Neuwerk Island of Neuwerk is located about 15 kilometers northwest off the coastline of the city of Cuxhaven – a coastal town which used to belong to Hamburg politically till 1961. Basically, there are three means of transportation to the island. By carriage, on horses, or using your own feet. Read more ...

Program - Sightseeing - Germany - East Frisia region
UNESCO World Heritage Islands

UNESCO World Heritage Islands East Frisian Islands Endless expanses, fascinating, untouched landscapes with unique flora and fauna, healthy air and sandy beaches inviting you to relax and unwind. Welcome to the East Frisian Islands, where you can feel tension melt away from the moment you arrive. The chain of German islands belonging to the Lower Saxon Wadden Sea National Park extends over an area of ninety kilometers off the Lower Saxon North Sea coast and attracts visitors year-round to the holiday destination Lower Saxony. Read more ...

Program - Leisure - Germany - East Frisia region
Meet the Alpacas

Meet the Alpacas 10/07/2021 Alpacas Farm on Langeooge Island Alpacas are curious creatures. Their long necks are held straight, giraffe-like, and their elongated eyes and upright oval ears make them look more like genetically mutated chow chow dogs. Nothing surprises you more than the sight of an alpaca ambling around in the sparsely populated woods of Germany, far from their natural habitat in South American Andes. Read more ...

Program - Sightseeing - Germany - East Frisia region
A museum between sense and nonsense

A museum between sense and nonsense 12/06/2021 - 19/06/2021 Otto Waalkes House in Emden Otto Waalkes is a German comedian, actor, and musician. He became famous in the 1970s and 1980s in Germany with his shows, books and films. His best known trademark is the 'Ottifanten' ('Ottiphants'), elephant-like comic characters of his own design. Waalkes also works as a voice actor, providing the German voices of Mushu in Disney's Mulan movies, Sid the Sloth in the Ice Age franchise, and the Grinch in The Grinch, among others. He is a bard and pioneer of the well-groomed joke. Otto always lived from bringing the noble side of life down to the bottom of the low joke. Read more ...

Program - Gourmet - Germany - East Frisia region
Would you like a cup of a tea?

Would you like a cup of a tea? 28/05/2021 - 30/05/2021 The German East Frisian Tea Ceremony A lot of countries have their very own versions of the traditional tea ceremony. One kind of ritualized tea culture originated thousands of years ago in China. But deep within the German North Sea coast where the state of Lower Saxony splits into the mainland and some wonderful islands, the region of East Frisia has a special habit of drinking tea as well. During the 18th century, the pleasure of drinking it spread all over the region. Read more ...

Program - Arts - Germany - Husum
The most famous son of the city of Husum

The most famous son of the city of Husum 24/09/2021 - 03/10/2021 Theodor Storm Theodor Storm, who was born in Husum in 1817, was a poet and novelist whose novellas are among the finest in German literature. He is an outstanding representative of German poetic Realism, which had as its aim the portrayal of the positive values of everyday life. The Storm’s early lyrics are songlike and characterized by their simplicity and beauty of form. Their main themes are love, nature, and an intense love of homeland. His most important works are "Der Schimmelreiter" and the poem "Die Stadt". Read more ...

Program - Gourmet - Germany - Husum
Friesian cake

Friesian cake 16/10/2021 - 17/10/2021 Friesentorte Friesentorte is a North and East Friesland specialty. A combination of cake and tart, it is rich, creamy, absolutely delicious and now a popular treat throughout Northern Germany.
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Program - Leisure - Germany - Husum
 North Sea UNESCO's World Heritage Site

North Sea UNESCO's World Heritage Site 15/09/2021 Wadden Sea The Wadden Sea is the largest tidal flats system in the world, where natural processes proceed largely undisturbed. It extends along the coasts of Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands. Read more ...