Deutsche Welle Germans' favorite holiday spots Deutsche Welle But no other place attracts as many Germans in summer as Mallorca. Each year, about four million German holidaymakers descend on the Spanish island.
Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria is one of the most famous buildings in Germany and attracts hordes of visitors from all over the world. Now there’s a computer game about it too. "The Mystery of Neuschwanstein was developed by the Munich-based company "Chimera Entertainment,” which presents its latest products at the game fair "Gamescom" in Cologne.
Angelika Davey's insight:
Another great way to practise your German, especially if you are a games player
Learning a new foreign language as an adult is not difficult per se: Remember – you learned your first language as a child. But - when we marvel at how easily a child learns a language, we often forget a crucial factor: As an adult, you cannot spend as much time learning a new language as children do in their early years.
Can a foreign language really help you in your job search? With our infographic, we've mapped out the most valuable foreign languages in the UK job market. (Speak German? French? Spanish? Italian? How they can help you land a job!
Humour can help you get to grips with another language – even if this just means laughing at your own mispronunciations (Why #language learners don't have to miss the punchline http://t.co/tgMLe4vKh2...
A standard German-language encyclopedia used for 200 years has been declared terminated - in print at least. The publishers of Brockhaus say online updating by numerous experts and scientists will continue.
The Local.de Top ten reasons to learn German The Local.de Professionally, speaking German will open doors for you, quite apart from arming you with some astoundingly long words that will earn you instant respect.