German Oliver Struempfl competes to set a new world record in carrying one liter beer mugs over a distance of 40 m (131 ft 3 in) in Abensberg September 7, 2014. Struempfl carried 27 mugs over 40 meters to set a new record for the Guinness book of records. (REUTERS/Michael Dalder)

German Oliver Struempfl competes to set a new world record in carrying one liter beer mugs over a distance of 40 m (131 ft 3 in) in Abensberg September 7, 2014. Struempfl carried 27 mugs over 40 meters to set a new record for the Guinness book of records. (REUTERS/Michael Dalder)

Germany’s treehouse makers, Baumraum, have created a brilliant arboreal home design.  Impressive, with its curvy body perched atop super-skinny spider-like “legs”, the unique and modern shape with its clean lines and cool features are signature Baumraum.

Germany’s treehouse makers, Baumraum, have created a brilliant arboreal home design.  Impressive, with its curvy body perched atop super-skinny spider-like “legs”, the unique and modern shape with its clean lines and cool features are signature Baumraum.

"Brotherly Kiss" This graffiti Dmitry Vrubel - one of the most famous on the Berlin Wall. On established in 1990, the figure depicted kissing “a brother” Leonid Brezhnev and Erich Honecker. Graffiti wiped out in March 2009. 

"Brotherly Kiss" 
This graffiti Dmitry Vrubel - one of the most famous on the Berlin Wall. On established in 1990, the figure depicted kissing “a brother” Leonid Brezhnev and Erich Honecker. Graffiti wiped out in March 2009. 

The Black Forest Horse, or Schwarzwälder Kaltblut
a rare draft horse breed originating from southern Germany.
Nowadays they are often used as a coach horse and for riding.

The Black Forest Horse, or Schwarzwälder Kaltblut

a rare draft horse breed originating from southern Germany.

Nowadays they are often used as a coach horse and for riding.

Home of the cuckoo clock, the Schwarzwald (Black Forest) gets its name from its dark, slightly sinister canopy of evergreens: this is where Hansel and Gretel encountered the wicked witch. The vast expanse of hills, valleys, rivers and forests stretch from the swish spa town of Baden-Baden to the Swiss border, and from the Rhine almost to Lake Constance.

Home of the cuckoo clock, the Schwarzwald (Black Forest) gets its name from its dark, slightly sinister canopy of evergreens: this is where Hansel and Gretel encountered the wicked witch. The vast expanse of hills, valleys, rivers and forests stretch from the swish spa town of Baden-Baden to the Swiss border, and from the Rhine almost to Lake Constance.

A german sergeant (unteroffizier) from Flieger-Abteilung 9, something for the fellows from the Flying Circus, feeding a puppy during WWI. Circa 1915

A german sergeant (unteroffizier) from Flieger-Abteilung 9, something for the fellows from the Flying Circus, feeding a puppy during WWI. Circa 1915

In this photo below a spectacular cloudy sky is pictured above an Allgaeu landscape near Geislatsried, Germany on the 10th of April, 2013.

In this photo below a spectacular cloudy sky is pictured above an Allgaeu landscape near Geislatsried, Germany on the 10th of April, 2013.