Pfälzisch: A guide to the distinct dialect of Rhineland-Palatinate

Pfälzisch: A guide to the distinct dialect of Rhineland-Palatinate

The state of Rhineland-Palatinate is known for its beautiful landscapes, wine, and a dialect even Germans themselves struggle to understand. We break down the lingo you'll need to understand the natives.

‘Wake-up call’: Merkel’s CDU party in crisis after defeat in regional polls

‘Wake-up call’: Merkel’s CDU party in crisis after defeat in regional polls

German police bust ‘Cyber Bunker’ hosting Darknet sites

German police bust ‘Cyber Bunker’ hosting Darknet sites

‘Largest ever LSD haul in Germany’ seized in Rhineland-Palatinate

‘Largest ever LSD haul in Germany’ seized in Rhineland-Palatinate

Police catch 3-year-old joyriding in mother’s car

Police catch 3-year-old joyriding in mother’s car

Why refugee crisis could hurt Merkel in state elections

Why refugee crisis could hurt Merkel in state elections

German police checking all trains from France

German police checking all trains from France

Child dies on amusement park ride

Child dies on amusement park ride

Secret camera doctor ‘should skip jail’

Secret camera doctor ‘should skip jail’

Rhine valley – home to ‘river of destiny’

Rhine valley – home to ‘river of destiny’

Germany Marx Karl’s birthday with red gnomes

Germany Marx Karl’s birthday with red gnomes

Four Germans arrested in snatched baby case

Four Germans arrested in snatched baby case

Grandmother suspected of killing toddler

Grandmother suspected of killing toddler

Museum scared to open ancient Roman wine

Museum scared to open ancient Roman wine

Merkel braces for blows in vital state elections

Merkel braces for blows in vital state elections

Firemen called to rescue beer

Firemen called to rescue beer

Two soldiers dead, four injured in accident at training area

Two soldiers dead, four injured in accident at training area

Town evacuates after explosives discovered

Town evacuates after explosives discovered

Geothermal plant likely cause of earthquakes

Geothermal plant likely cause of earthquakes

Rape suspect confesses to 1,000 sex offences

Rape suspect confesses to 1,000 sex offences

School attack leaves teacher dead

School attack leaves teacher dead

Retiree loses €20,000 in cash on autobahn

Retiree loses €20,000 in cash on autobahn

Day care strikes called ahead of wage talks

Day care strikes called ahead of wage talks

More than 25 wounded after train derails

More than 25 wounded after train derails

Two children dead after dropping hair dryer into bathtub

Two children dead after dropping hair dryer into bathtub

Politicians, victims remember air show disaster

Politicians, victims remember air show disaster

Russian spacecraft docks in Speyer

Russian spacecraft docks in Speyer

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Smoking ban discontinued in Rhineland-Palatinate