Tuesday, 28. February 2017

FerryHouse – English Version

Carnival in Tepoztlán: This guy is selling cigarettes to tourists.

The Carnival of Tepoztlán is a cultural highlight in Mexico

The carnival of Tepoztlán is a cultural highlight in Mexico. The small city at the foot of the mountain is a "pueblo magico", or magic village two hours south from Mexico City. Nor...
Travel Guide: This is how you make travelling a profession (Foto: Roderick Eime)

Tour Guide: This is how you make travelling your profession

Who has ever said that you can only travel during your holidays? Escaping the daily routine is one of the most desired hobbies — but how about making traveling itself a job? And ye...
So verdient man mit seinem eigenen Reisebericht Geld - man braucht nur eine gute Story und etwas Motivation. (Foto: Khánh Hmoong)

How to make money with your own travel report

Reading a travel report can barely be a waste of time. For five minutes you dive into the real-life experience of a globetrotter. The authors seem to have a dream job, don’t they? ...

The future of the German economy looks bright in 2017

The Institute for Economic Research (IFO) is optimistic about growth in the German economy in 2017. There’s a slight dip in the forecast from a month ago, but IFO economist Klaus W...

Could Germany’s risk aversion and intense bureaucracy be its fatal dow...

Germany is supposed to be the land of the inventors, right? The birthplace of aspirin, the electron microscope and the MP3 music format? While still representing an industrial powe...

In Germany, right-wing extremism is on the rise – and increasingly vio...

Throughout the world, the right-wing extremist movement is on the rise. Germany is no exception. German media reports that there is not only more right-wing extremist than the prev...

Proposed German Autobahn toll angers neighboring countries

The autobahn is about to get a little more expensive. Germany’s government has approved plan to place tolls on the previously free autobahn. Some neighboring countries – such as A...

5 Different German Foods You May Not Find Too Appetizing…

Yes, Germany may be the land of the wurst, but there are plenty of other dishes that may not seem so appetizing at first glance. Here’s a list of some of the strangest German foods...

German agriculture minister says “no” to labeling meat-free veggie pro...

Being a vegetarian in German is much easier than many other places in the world. There are veggie-friendly restaurants, whole shelves in the super market devoted to meat-free foods...

10 Of Germany’s craziest sites you’ve got to see (Part 2)

Crazy statutes, rough buildings, creative fountains and the world's narrowest street -- that was all on part one of Germany's craziest sites. Check out part two of the list here, v...

Not so fast: Germany’s Packaging Waste on the Rise

Germany’s often considered a recycler’s dream. It’s certainty not uncommon to find not just either a “recycling” or “waste” bin in the average German home, but rather a “paper”, “b...

Intensive Agriculture Poses Risk to Indigenous German Species

The adverse consequences of intensive farming are often swept under the rug. The giant agro-companies that have a huge interest in keeping these dirty secrets, well, a secret, are...