East German village sells for €140,000

East German village sells for €140,000

The only bidder at an unusual auction on Saturday put down €140,000 and walked away the new owner of a small slice of German history: the village of Alwine, population 20.

‘People had no prospects here’: east German village put on market for €125,000

‘People had no prospects here’: east German village put on market for €125,000

Travel in Germany: The best secluded hangouts to visit this summer

Travel in Germany: The best secluded hangouts to visit this summer

Village expands its self-built broadband network

Village expands its self-built broadband network