Most pumpkin patches have more activities to keep you and your family entertained all afternoon. Keep reading for a full list of our favorite pumpkinless patch pastimes.

Germany's greatest universal scientist had an auspicious start. Born into a respectable Prussian family, his mother arranged the best education possible, despite Berlin's provincial status and famous military obsession.

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Showing a little encouragement is an easy way to make someone’s day, and we’ve come up with a few ideas on how you can do so.

Every year, 1.5 million visitors stop by Neuschwanstein, Germany's most famous castle. From the postcard perfect views to the mysterious life of King Ludwig II, there are many reasons why this is a must-see attraction.

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Autumn’s beautiful weather and fun holidays make it easy to find volunteering opportunities in your area. We’ve come up with a few ideas to get you started.

Over 300 years ago, German immigrants crossed the Atlantic to reach, among other places, Pennsylvania. Their language and culture continues to influence their descendants, as DW correspondent Oliver Sallet discovered.

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Over the course of history, Aachen has gained a reputation by transforming itself from an ancient city of power into a modern hub of education. DW's Eesha Kheny checked it out for us.

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The vast show examines Goethe's influence and his dominance of the 18th and 19th century European intellectual world

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Thinking about expanding your family to add a new furry friend? When you adopt a pet, you’re changing both its life and yours. Here's a list of top reasons you should consider a shelter animal for your next pet.

Read about 10 famous German immigrants that changed the world!

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