Federal Republic of Germany
Chief of State:
Head of State:
Das Lied der Deutschen (Song of the Germans)
August Heinrich Hoffmann Von Fallersleben/Franz Joseph Haydn
Germany was a founding member of the European Union in 1993. It is part of the
Schengen Area, and became a co-founder of the Eurozone in 1999. Germany ...
Features a map and brief descriptions of geography, economy, government, and
By Birge Amondson , About.com GuideMarch 3, 2013
Hannover is home to Germany's
oldest vegetarian restaurant; opened in 1955 in the center of the city, Hiller is now a completely vegan restaurant and offers dishes from a weekly changing menu. The fare is straightforw... More »
Black boxes recovered from site of German train crash that killed 10. Investigation
into ... Bavaria commuter train crash: at least nine dead in southern Germany.
BERLIN Germany's coalition government said on Thursday it had reached a
compromise in a row over new asylum rules that are intended to curb an influx of
Explore the history and culture of the country of Germany with this official site
from the German Tourist Board. Site includes event information, virtual tours and
World news about Germany. Breaking news and archival information about its
people, politics and economy from The New York Times.
Prepare for a roller coaster of feasts, treats and temptations as you take in
Germany's soul-stirring scenery, spirit-lifting culture, big-city beauties, romantic ...