Travel & Leisure


Sending plants stateside is complex, often costly

Many people get attached to their plants while stationed in Europe and want to mail or hand carry them back to the U.S. Unfortunately, some plants are prohibited from entering the U.S.

June 17, 2020 ×
Decluttering your home

Decluttering your home

Everyone wants to live a simpler lifestyle, but it’s not always obvious how to go about doing that. By getting rid of the clutter that clogs up your home, you’ll be able to create a more serene and peaceful place, while also making your spaces more functional and easier to use.

March 25, 2020 ×
Home cinema highlights

Home cinema highlights

Now’s the time to stream or rent some of the…

March 25, 2020 ×
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First-time author Kathryn Goodwin Tone shows off some of her favorite U.S. history books at the Wiesbaden Library.

First-time author lauds military service, Army library resources

People write books for all kinds of reasons. Some have an intriguing story to tell. Others want to illuminate past events or to share ideas.

February 19, 2020 ×
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Replacing foods high in sodium with fresh fruits and vegetables can help lower blood pressure.

Reduce heart disease risk factors

Heart disease, and the conditions that lead to it, can happen at any age. High rates of obesity and high blood pressure among younger people (ages 35-64) are putting them at risk for heart disease earlier in life.

February 19, 2020 ×
First Sgt. Brian Vinci from the 529th Military Police Company explains how  uniforms have changed over time, pointing out the helmet liner in the photo that the middle and high schoolers had just seen in a glass display in the history room of the company Jan. 29 on Clay Kaserne.

Students visit MP company for history lesson

Students from Wiesbaden Middle and High School visited the 529th Military Police Company Jan. 29 on Clay Kaserne.

February 19, 2020 ×
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Bus riders can buy tickets  from the bus driver, from a ticket machine—available at some bus stops, at an RMV ticket shop or through a smart phone app.

How to use the local public transportation system

Using the public transportation system in Germany can be a convenient way to travel and explore the local area.

February 19, 2020 ×
Plan for health care before travel

Plan for health care before travel

Traveling for the holidays? Make sure to be aware of some things before you go.

As many of us begin making travel plans this holiday season, it is important to know what to do in case you or your family members need medical care away from home.

December 18, 2019 ×