Travel & Leisure

Take a Hike – April and May

Take a Hike – April and May

By Donald Seltzer Volksmarching Notes ♦ The calendar for volksmarching…

April 20, 2017 ×
Illustration provided by Joe Harris/Wiesbaden Special Events

Is your bike road ready?

Get your bike road ready before heading out for a ride. Review this check list of German safety requirements to ensure you are street legal.

April 18, 2017 ×
Photo by Unsplash.com / Stephanie McCabe

Barbecue grilling allowed at designated sites only

Grilling in unauthorized areas could result in a fine of 50€.

April 11, 2017 ×
Take a Hike – April

Take a Hike – April

The U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden’s monthly volksmarching feature.

April 6, 2017 ×
Flying bells, shooting eggs and other German Easter traditions

Flying bells, shooting eggs and other German Easter traditions

Easter in Germany is a time when many German festivals and markets come back to life. It is the end of the Lenten season – and the unofficial beginning of spring.

April 3, 2017 ×
Photo by Amy L. Bugala
Kinder Uberraschung chocolate eggs are popular treats year round; however, they are not allowed to be sent stateside.

Don’t be surprised: Kinder eggs not allowed in U.S.

Be advised: Those who ship Kinder Eggs or similar products can be fined.

April 3, 2017 ×

Take a hike – March

•  Interested in volksmarching but not sure how things work?…

March 29, 2017 ×
Photo by Amy L. Bugala

Program aims to make tax-free shopping easier

The Wiesbaden Chamber of Commerce and Industry recently announced they will be bringing back a program to help shoppers identify retailers that accept the Value Added Tax form and offer assistance in English.

March 29, 2017 ×