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Euromaxx

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Europe in all its diversity and fascination – that's what Euromaxx brings to the screen. Once a week, DW's magazine offers its international viewers absorbing insights into European culture and lifestyle.

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Europe in all its diversity and fascination – that's what Euromaxx brings to the screen. Once a week, DW's magazine offers its international viewers absorbing insights into European culture and lifestyle.

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Euromaxx

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Europe in all its diversity and fascination – that's what Euromaxx brings to the screen. Once a week, DW's magazine offers its international viewers absorbing insights into European culture and lifestyle.

Europe to the Maxx: Guédelon Castle

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The Guédelon in France, a medieval style castle, has been under construction for over 20 years. Even though construction isn’t planned to be completed until 2023, the site has developed into a tourist magnet.

Nov 02 2019

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Kraków: Gastronomic Culture Capital 2019

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The Polish city of Kraków has some of Europe's best restaurants, farmers' markets, and culinary events. That's why Kraków has been chosen the "European Capital of Gastronomic Culture" for 2019.

Nov 25 2019

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Portugal: sustainable gourmet cuisine

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Chef João Oliveira combines the distinctive cuisine of his native northern Portugal with Mediterranean specialties. That is why he deliberately chooses varius fishes that aren´t typically on gourmet restaurants menus.

Nov 23 2019

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Europe to the Maxx: Mount Etna

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Mount Etna, on Sicily's east coast, is Europe's highest active volcano. The volcano could erupt again at any time -- but the lava flows have over time produced extremely fertile soil, which is perfect for crops.

Nov 23 2019

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Skiing in the City of Copenhagen

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A waste-to-energy power plant in Copenhagen features a ski slope on its roof. It's the first of its kind in the world, and could become the capital’s newest landmark.

Oct 11 2019

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Legendary Woman and Their Favorite Dishes

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Femmetastic! Two authors have re-created favorite recipes of famous women and compiled them in a book. What did Coco Chanel and Astrid Lindgren have for breakfast? And what do their taste preferences tell us about them?

Sep 13 2019

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Finger Wrestling: A sport born in Bavarian Inns

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A sport starting with the letter "F", with halfway and side lines, lots of beer and a Bavarian championship record-holder? No, it's not football, it's the Finger Wrestling Championship!

Nov 18 2019

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Germany’s oldest street-legal automobile

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Normally, vehicles like the 1894 Benz Victoria are confined to the museum. But the 125- year-old horseless carriage was licensed for public roads. A collector of vintage cars from Einbeck takes it for a drive.

Sep 09 2019

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Unplugged Taste in Schenna

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“The Unplugged Taste” gourmet event has starred chefs cooking dishes at 1,800 meters altitude in the open air. High above Schenna, South Tyrol, the chefs prepare Epicurean delights on wood stoves without electricity.

Sep 07 2019

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Vienna Travel Tips from Meggin Leigh

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“Meggin’s Perfect Weekend” presents insider travel tips. DW reporter Meggin Leigh shows you how to get the most out of your trip to Vienna with everything from a horse-drawn cab ride to a course on how to make schnitzel.

Oct 11 2019

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Amsterdam's quirky hotels

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Amsterdam's iconic canal bridge houses are being remodeled. Because the job of bridge keeper has become redundant, the 28 cabins spread across the city are being transformed into chic hotel suites.

Oct 26 2019

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Travel Tips for Reykjavik by Meggin Leigh

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Europe is just the place for city trips. Reporter Meggin Leigh checks out the most exciting cities and passes on personal travel tips in her series "Meggin’s Perfect Weekend". This time, she’s landed in Reykjavik.

Sep 13 2019

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Unusual black forest recipes

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Black Forest sushi, crêpes, and cakes garnished with salami. Verena Scheidel and Manuel Wassmer take a non-traditonal approach to regional specialties. They've even won the 2019 Gourmand World Cookbook Award.

Oct 14 2019

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Oktoberfest worldwide: Brazil

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In the Brazilian city of Blumenau, founded by German immigrants, the Oktoberfest is enthusiastically celebrated with costumes, beer and lots of bratwurst. It's the second biggest festival in Brazil.

Oct 19 2019

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Oyster festival in Denmark

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Gourmets flock to the island of Rømø for a very special and tasty event. And when the tide is out, they can even pick their own oysters in the mud flats.

Oct 26 2019

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Quirky Traditions: Cattle Drive

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When cows are led down from the Seiser Alm meadow in South Tyrol, the cattle drive marks the end of summer. It’s a spectacle for tourists and locals alike, as well a unique challenge for Euromaxx reporter Meike Krüger.

Oct 19 2019

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Northern wine

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One result of climate change is that grapes now ripen even in Norway. We visit the Lerkekåsa winery, where they have planted vines that can thrive and yield tasty wine.

Oct 28 2019

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Wine production by the moon calendar

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Vintner Nicolas Joly produces one of the best white wines in the world. His methods are biodynamic, he adheres to the moon calendar and he fertilizes the vines in a very special way.

Oct 19 2019

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Wearable sculptures

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British artist Liam Brandon Murray designs eccentric and intriguing garments. Producing his wearable sculptures is painstaking work.
The dresses are inspired by baroque art, steampunk and religious motifs.

Nov 11 2019

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Mushroom hunting makes you happy!

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Photographer Moritz Schmid says hunting for mushrooms can make people happier. His book ”Into the Woods’’ combines photos, recipes, and stories. Increasingly, young city dwellers are finding joy collecting mushrooms.

Oct 19 2019

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Fun at the Fuerteventura kite Festival

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Every year kite-flyers meet for the International Kite Festival in the dunes of Corralejo on the Canary island of Fuerteventura. The festival boasts a variety of kites in all shapes and sizes, many of them hand-crafted.

Dec 02 2019

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A traditional British Christmas dinner

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Christmas classics in Britain: how to make a succulent roast turkey - and why a tradition Christmas pudding has to be stirred weeks before the holiday.

Nov 29 2019

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The Life of Rembrandt

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On the occasion of the 350th anniversary of Rembrandt van Rijn's death, the Dutch are celebrating the splendid painter with events and exhibitions all year long.

Nov 29 2019

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The La Machine giants

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It smokes, growls, and spouts fire -- the new dragon by the French theatre troupe, La Machine. The 25 metre long, 10 metre high dragon comes to life with the help of 20 technicians.

Nov 29 2019

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The biggest Christmas tree in the world

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45 metres high, 40 tons, and decked out with 48,000 lights - it is the world's biggest Christmas tree. It has starred at Dortmund's Christmas market for 20 years now.

Nov 29 2019

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Kraków: Gastronomic Culture Capital 2019

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The Polish city of Kraków has some of Europe's best restaurants, farmers' markets, and culinary events. That's why Kraków has been chosen the "European Capital of Gastronomic Culture" for 2019.

Nov 25 2019

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Portugal: sustainable gourmet cuisine

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Chef João Oliveira combines the distinctive cuisine of his native northern Portugal with Mediterranean specialties. That is why he deliberately chooses varius fishes that aren´t typically on gourmet restaurants menus.

Nov 23 2019

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Tiny Artwork: a functioning paper engine

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Aliaksei Zholner from Minsk, Belarus, creates miniature, functional versions of everyday objects, like a four-cylinder engine or a one-octave piano -- all out of paper! They're perfect, down to the last detail.

Nov 23 2019

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The beauty of waves -- in photographs

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When a big storm hits the south coast of England, photographer Rachael Talibart is really in her element. She captures the immense power and beauty of wind-swept waves, mostly in black-and-white.

Nov 23 2019

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Europe to the Maxx: Mount Etna

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Mount Etna, on Sicily's east coast, is Europe's highest active volcano. The volcano could erupt again at any time -- but the lava flows have over time produced extremely fertile soil, which is perfect for crops.

Nov 23 2019

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Finger Wrestling: A sport born in Bavarian Inns

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A sport starting with the letter "F", with halfway and side lines, lots of beer and a Bavarian championship record-holder? No, it's not football, it's the Finger Wrestling Championship!

Nov 18 2019

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Star Jazz Bassist Kinga Głyk

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Kinga Głyk is a star on the electric jazz bass. The 22-year-old Polish musician's arrangement of "Tears in Heaven" became an internet hit in 2016. She's currently touring with her new album "Feelings."

Nov 16 2019

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Meggin's Perfect Weekend in Granada

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Granada is world famous for the Alhambra palace. DW reporter Meggin Leigh takes a journey of discovery through the southern Spanish city's Moorish heritage, and tries out Flamenco dancing.

Nov 16 2019

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Cake Art by "The BakeKing"

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Ben Cullen's latest creation is a life-sized chimpanzee cake! Known as "The BakeKing,"’ he's caused a stir with his unique culinary masterpieces. At "Cake International" he meets the best cake artists in the world.

Nov 16 2019

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Europe’s Last Sherpas

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In Slovakia's Tatra National Park, Europe's last Sherpas climb three times a day with 100 kilograms on their backs to huts high in the mountains. They follow the traditions of the ancient Himalayan Sherpa people.

Nov 16 2019

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Wearable sculptures

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British artist Liam Brandon Murray designs eccentric and intriguing garments. Producing his wearable sculptures is painstaking work.
The dresses are inspired by baroque art, steampunk and religious motifs.

Nov 11 2019

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Culinary Memories of East Germany

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Today, certain East German traditional dishes are still popular. They include specialties like Ketwurst, the East German hotdog, and Grilletta, which was the East German answer to the hamburger.

Nov 08 2019

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A Berlin Legend: The Club Tresor

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After the Wall fell, Berlin’s Tresor nightclub became a techno and party hotspot. Built in the vaults of an old department store, the club attracted ravers from all over the world. The parties are still legendary to this day.

Nov 08 2019

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Sleeping Inside a Work of Art

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At the Verbeke Foundation near Antwerp, museum visitors can spend the night inside some of the artworks. It’s one of the top attractions at one of the most unusual private art collections in Europe.

Nov 02 2019

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Capturing the Beauty of Every Age

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Photographer Thomas Kierok took portraits of people aged 1 to 100. The end result is a fascinating journey through time and aging, which shows the beauty, strength and fragility of each phase of life.

Nov 02 2019

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