Johanniskreuz’s Christmas market, organized by the House of Sustainability, rightfully earned the name Romantische Waldweihnacht, or “romantic forest Christmas." The market is part holiday spirit and part environmental education effort.
As thousands of people stream into MGM's new casino at National Harbor for the first time, industry analysts worry that states desperate for tax dollars have over-saturated the East Coast with casinos. And that millennials won't play.
Cora is worth the hour drive from Kaiserslautern, but only for food products and drinks. Its grocery section is more varied and international than any super Wal-Mart’s and most typical German food chains, with prices to match.