Category: Germany Travel News

Germany Travel & Tourism News for visitors. Germany is a Western European country with a landscape of forests, rivers, mountain ranges and North Sea beaches. It has over 2 millennia of history. Berlin, its capital, is home to art and nightlife scenes, the Brandenburg Gate and many sites relating to WWII. Munich is known for its Oktoberfest and beer halls, including the 16th-century Hofbräuhaus. Frankfurt, with its skyscrapers, houses the European Central Bank.

Fraport traffic figures – July 2020: Passenger traffic remains low in Frankfurt and at the Group’s airports worldwide
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Fraport traffic figures – July 2020: Passenger traffic remains low in Frankfurt and at the Group’s airports worldwide

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 12, 2020

In July 2020, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) served a total of 1,318,502 passengers, representing an 80.9 percent decline year-on-year. During the ... Read More

NapCabs Offer Peace and Privacy
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NapCabs Offer Peace and Privacy

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 12, 2020

Looking for a little shut-eye before your flight? Passengers at Frankfurt Airport now have the opportunity to take time out ... Read More

Newark to Munich – now again on United Airlines
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Newark to Munich – now again on United Airlines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 6, 2020

United Airlines promoted the resumption of its flights to Newark Airport with the Statue of Liberty, the iconic symbol of ... Read More

Lufthansa released financial results: Not good !
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Lufthansa released financial results: Not good !

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 6, 2020

The collapse in demand for air travel due to the Corona pandemic led to an 80 percent drop in revenue ... Read More

German Citizen from  Glendora, California abducted by Iran Ministry in Dubai
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German Citizen from Glendora, California abducted by Iran Ministry in Dubai

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 4, 2020

When flying on Emirates Airlines from Los Angeles to India, you need to change planes in Dubai, UAE. This may ... Read More

FRAPORT:COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Sharp Revenue and Profit Decline 
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FRAPORT:COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Sharp Revenue and Profit Decline 

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 4, 2020

Impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic, the airport operator Fraport posted a sharp drop in revenue during the first half of ... Read More

Lufthansa adds more European destinations from Munich Airport
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Lufthansa adds more European destinations from Munich Airport

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 3, 2020

In the late summer season, Lufthansa will take off from Munich Airport to five further European destinations. Beginning 7 September, ... Read More

TAP Air Portugal resumes flights from Munich to Lisbon
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TAP Air Portugal resumes flights from Munich to Lisbon

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 3, 2020

Just in time for summer vacation in Bavaria, TAP Air Portugal is resuming its flights from Munich: The Portuguese airline ... Read More

Frankfurt Airport first German airport to receive “Safe from COVID-19” quality seal
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Frankfurt Airport first German airport to receive “Safe from COVID-19” quality seal

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 3, 2020

Frankfurt Airport has just become the first German airport to receive the new “Safe from COVID-19” quality seal from TÜV ... Read More

The killing machine by protesters in Berlin makes Germans angry
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The killing machine by protesters in Berlin makes Germans angry

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 2, 2020

Some say 10,000, others say hundreds of thousands of German demonstrators were out on the streets of Berlin today and ... Read More

A cure for COVID-19? Why the death rates is low in Germany?
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A cure for COVID-19? Why the death rates is low in Germany?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 1, 2020

No American has to die on COVID-19, a US primary care doctor from Houston, Texas claims. Her treatment plan is ... Read More

Nonstop flights resume from Munich to Tunis and Edinburgh
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Nonstop flights resume from Munich to Tunis and Edinburgh

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 30, 2020

Ready for departure in the direction of North Africa? With Tunisair, another airline is taking off from Munich Airport. The ... Read More

Germans want to travel abroad despite COVID-19 pandemic
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Germans want to travel abroad despite COVID-19 pandemic

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 29, 2020

The reputation of Germany as the nation with the world’s keenest travelers is still intact – that is one of ... Read More

Help! Meeting industry in Germany is about to collapse
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Help! Meeting industry in Germany is about to collapse

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 29, 2020

The situation in the German meeting and incentive industry must be seen as highly dramatic. In Germany, a lobbying group ... Read More

Hamburg hotels share post-COVID travel trend insights
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Hamburg hotels share post-COVID travel trend insights

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 27, 2020

With hotels in Hamburg now open again for business, Hamburg Convention Bureau (HCB) is working with its hotel members to ... Read More

Lufthansa adds two new Canary Islands destinations from Frankfurt Airport
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Lufthansa adds two new Canary Islands destinations from Frankfurt Airport

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 23, 2020

Just in time for the start of the autumn holidays in Germany, Lufthansa will be offering two new sunny destinations ... Read More

Airbus starts Hamburg deliveries with sustainable aviation fuel
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Airbus starts Hamburg deliveries with sustainable aviation fuel

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 17, 2020

Airbus is expanding its sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) operations, now including aircraft deliveries from its site in Hamburg, Germany. Air ... Read More

Digital hygiene label for global hotel industry launched
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Digital hygiene label for global hotel industry launched

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 13, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has hit the tourism industry hard, almost bringing it to a complete standstill. Hotels, guests, and tour ... Read More

Fraport Traffic Figures – June 2020: Passenger Numbers Remain at Very Low Levels
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Fraport Traffic Figures – June 2020: Passenger Numbers Remain at Very Low Levels

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 13, 2020

In June 2020, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) served a total of 599,314 passengers, representing a 90.9 percent decline year-on-year. For the ... Read More

German Travel Warnings for Tanzania, Seychelles, Mauritius, and Namibia challenged
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German Travel Warnings for Tanzania, Seychelles, Mauritius, and Namibia challenged

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 11, 2020

In Germany, two tour operators specialists in travel to Africa have filed a legal action at the Berlin Administrative Court ... Read More

Munich Airport: Passenger volume shrinks by two thirds
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Munich Airport: Passenger volume shrinks by two thirds

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 9, 2020

After years of continuous traffic growth, the global spread of the coronavirus has caused passenger numbers at Munich Airport to ... Read More

Lufthansa Second Restructuring Inevitable
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Lufthansa Second Restructuring Inevitable

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 7, 2020

The Executive Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG has approved a Lufthansa second restructuring set of measures as part of its ... Read More

Ecolog Announces Walk-In COVID-19 Testing Facility at Eindhoven Airport
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Ecolog Announces Walk-In COVID-19 Testing Facility at Eindhoven Airport

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 3, 2020

Ecolog Deutschland, part of the Ecolog International Group, a leading global provider of integrated services, technology, environmental solutions, logistics, engineering ... Read More

Lufthansa reorganizes responsibilities on the Executive Board
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Lufthansa reorganizes responsibilities on the Executive Board

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 30, 2020

The Executive Committee of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG today approved a new allocation of responsibilities for the ... Read More

Travelers can get tested for COVID-19 at Munich Airport
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Travelers can get tested for COVID-19 at Munich Airport

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 30, 2020

At Munich Airport, passengers have the opportunity to get tested for a possible infection with the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. The tests, ... Read More

Lufthansa Group: 50 percent of the fleet back in the air
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Lufthansa Group: 50 percent of the fleet back in the air

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 29, 2020

Due to the significant changes in the booking wishes of their passengers, the airlines in the Lufthansa Group are switching ... Read More

Frankfurt Airport: Northwest Runway back in operation from July 8
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Frankfurt Airport: Northwest Runway back in operation from July 8

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 26, 2020

Frankfurt Airport’s Northwest Runway (07L/25R) will go back into operation on Wednesday, July 8. Based on the planning figures of ... Read More

Thorsten Dirks to leave Lufthansa Executive Board
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Thorsten Dirks to leave Lufthansa Executive Board

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 26, 2020

Thorsten Dirks will withdraw from Lufthansa's Executive Board on the occasion of the successful conclusion of the governmental stabilization measure. ... Read More

Flights from Frankfurt Resumed to Many Popular Destinations
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Flights from Frankfurt Resumed to Many Popular Destinations

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 26, 2020

Next Friday the summer holidays kick off in Hesse and several other German states. Frankfurt Airport has prepared for the ... Read More

Increasing flight connections from Munich after Terminal 1 reopens
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Increasing flight connections from Munich after Terminal 1 reopens

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 26, 2020

Terminal 1 at Munich Airport, where passenger operations were temporarily suspended due to the coronavirus crisis, is set to open ... Read More

Lufthansa shareholders pave the way for stabilization measures
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Lufthansa shareholders pave the way for stabilization measures

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 25, 2020

Today, the shareholders of Deutsche Lufthansa AG voted in favor of accepting the capital measures and the participation of the ... Read More

Emirates to fly Airbus A380 super jumbo to London Heathrow and Paris
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Emirates to fly Airbus A380 super jumbo to London Heathrow and Paris

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 24, 2020

The highly popular Emirates A380 aircraft will begin serving travelers on flights to London Heathrow and Paris starting from 15 ... Read More

Terror in Reading UK prompted Dusseldorf in Germany to react
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Terror in Reading UK prompted Dusseldorf in Germany to react

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 21, 2020

It's now official. The stabbing attack in Reading, UK has now officially declared a terror attack.  In Dusseldorf, Germany the ... Read More

Lufthansa Group has the best innovation teams in Germany
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Lufthansa Group has the best innovation teams in Germany

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 19, 2020

Lufthansa Group has been awarded the “Best Digital Lab Award 2020” twice. The award was presented to Lufthansa Innovation Hub ... Read More

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Frankfurt Airport Continues to Offer More Destinations

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 19, 2020

European holiday destinations increase following the cancellation of travel warnings – Long-haul flights back in the program – FRA offers ... Read More

Stranded on Lufthansa: No more!
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Stranded on Lufthansa: No more!

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 17, 2020

Lufthansa Group assures its passengers' safe return journey with return flight guarantee for all customers. Return flight guarantee for all ... Read More

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