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Germany’s biggest wind tunnel has opened in Berlin: Hurricane Factory!

And the i‑contravel Team could experience how it feels to fly and float in 3 dimensional space!

At 5.2 meters in diameter and 15m in height, this  tunnel gives you plenty of space to play.. 

Feel hungry ? A Bistro  is located right next to the glass flight chamber. The bar and seating area can seat around 50 persons, the stands can hold...


"Gode Wind" cog drops anchor in Berlin!

After three years, it’s finally here: Since August, the restaurant and event ship "Gode Wind" has been open to the public at the Rummelsburger Bucht location in Lichtenberg – and guests are heartily invited to take a seat.

The pirate ship, which weighs almost 50 tons and is 26 meters long, had previously reached Berlin in 2014 where it...


A weekend in the mountains

Last week, I (Maria-Magdalena Dressel) spent a wonderful weekend in Tyrol and Bavaria, at the invitation of the Tourist Office. There was certainly plenty to discover on the way from Innsbruck via Kitzbühel and from Ettal to Munich. I drove many hundreds of kilometres to discover the very best places in the region.
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