Travel & Leisure

Customs offers tips for PCS moves

People scheduled to move to the states this summer should start preparing now by separating things that are banned from import and finding new homes for them.

July 18, 2018 ×
Blood-sucking ticks lurk in cities, countryside

Blood-sucking ticks lurk in cities, countryside

Compared to spiders, which are usually harmless in Germany, blood-sucking ticks have become far more relevant to health and can be pretty dangerous if their bites go unnoticed or symptoms are underestimated.

July 18, 2018 ×

Stay vigilant, stay safe

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — With summer in full swing, many Families will set off on their summer vacations.

July 18, 2018 ×
CYS offers trips, sports, camps, more for community youth this summer

CYS offers trips, sports, camps, more for community youth this summer

Wiesbaden Child and Youth Services go into overdrive during the summer months.

June 21, 2018 ×

AAFES to offer streaming Olympic coverage

DALLAS and STAMFORD, Conn. – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service and NBC Olympics announced that U.S. service members worldwide will again be able to watch Olympic streaming coverage from their desktop and personal devices when NBCUniversal presents the XXIII Olympic Winter Games from PyeongChang, South Korea, in February.

January 18, 2018 ×

Local traditions: Wiesbaden, Mainz to celebrate Fasching

It’s that time of year again.Germany is celebrating its “fifth season” — Fasching or Fastnacht. Get your Halloween costume back out of the closet and get ready to shout “Helau!” as loud as you can.

January 18, 2018 ×
Scout troop celebrates 60 years in Wiesbaden

Scout troop celebrates 60 years in Wiesbaden

Troop 107 hosted a Court of Honor ceremony Sept. 18…

September 20, 2017 ×
Photo by Bill Castro
Walkers hit the trails during Wiesbaden International Wandering Club’s second annual volksmarch held Oct. 31-Nov. 1 in Wiesbaden-Bierstadt. Walkers were able to choose from trails in 6km, 10km and 21km distances.

Take a Hike – Final Edition

This is the final edition of a volksmarch feature that…

July 7, 2017 ×