Frisians ward off evil spirits with bonfire festival

Frisians ward off evil spirits with bonfire festival

North Frisians lit their traditional Biikebrennen bonfires on Monday night, celebrating the new year and warding off evil winter spirits in one of northern Germany’s most important folk festivals.

Barefoot through Germany’s tidal flats with a mailbag

Barefoot through Germany’s tidal flats with a mailbag

Lone pensioner keeps dog sled crabbing tradition alive

Lone pensioner keeps dog sled crabbing tradition alive

Coastal authorities practice for potential oil spills

Coastal authorities practice for potential oil spills

Wattenmeer mudflats named world heritage site

Wattenmeer mudflats named world heritage site

Dresdeners do not care about UNESCO title

Dresdeners do not care about UNESCO title