The mountain calls

Have a beastly good time at the Bergtierpark Fürth, the mountain zoo in Fürth.

Great things set in train

Michael Schuhmacher’s large miniature world in the Odenwald.

From humble beginnings come great painters

Worth seeing: the birthplaces of the painters Anselm Feuerbach and Hans Purrmann in Speyer.

The Troy of the Palatinate Region

Jörg Seitz and the underground movement of Landau.

Lord of the perennials

Prof. Cassian Schmidt is director of an exceptional garden in Weinheim — where plants push to their limits.

Get a kick out of soccergolf

How Alex Kober gets the soccergolf ball rolling in the Palatinate town of Dirmstein.

Life on the stud farm

Jette Zollmann continues the Kurgestüt Hoher Odenwald with 400 horses. The mares on the stud farm milk well—and live a life without halters or saddles ...

Out of Rülzheim

Germany’s oldest ostrich farm, the Mhou Farm of Christoph Kistner and Uschi Braun

Where the wild roosters crow

No lame ducks: German rooster-crowing contest in the Palatinate town of Göcklingen