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Europe at its best: from culture news to entertainment and glamor! Euromaxx – Lifestyle Europe is broadcast six times a week, bringing engaging insights into European culture and lifestyles to a global audience.

Europe at its best: from culture news to entertainment and glamor! Euromaxx – Lifestyle Europe is broadcast six times a week, bringing engaging insights into European culture and lifestyles to a global audience.
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Europe at its best: from culture news to entertainment and glamor! Euromaxx – Lifestyle Europe is broadcast six times a week, bringing engaging insights into European culture and lifestyles to a global audience.

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English


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The Alphorn - a piece of Swiss culture

8/17/2019
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The Alphorn festival in Nendaz, Switzerland features an alpine horn competition, a parade in traditional costumes, as well as concerts. The group "The Alpine Sisters" even play rock music on their horns.

Duration:00:04:21

A city made of cardboard

8/17/2019
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Cardboard boxes, tape and lots of helpers: that's all Olivier Grossetête needs to build an entire city. Aided by volunteers, the artist erected his largest work to date in the French city of Le Havre.

Duration:00:05:14

Petrolettes - For women only

8/17/2019
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For women only: Bikers from around the world head to the Petrolettes festival. Held at Ferropolis, a former open-cast mine, it attracts some 500 participants. There are workshops, concerts and, naturally, bike races.

Duration:00:04:26

A sea of flowers at Brussels' city hall

8/17/2019
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Once every two years, florists decorate Brussels' city hall with opulent floral creations. Thirteen historical rooms of the gothic structure are covered from floor to ceiling with more than 100,000 flowers.

Duration:00:03:37

Planet Berlin: Sharon Schael's street food

8/17/2019
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People from some 190 nations live in the German capital. DW presents 50 of them in the book "Planet Berlin". Sharon Schael from Venezuela sells arepas, cornmeal cakes popular in her homeland, at a Berlin flea market.

Duration:00:03:46

The world’s biggest hot-air balloon event

8/12/2019
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France's Grand Est Mondial Air Ballons festival has been a summer highlight for 30 years. This year, there will be about 500 hot-air balloons and pilots from all over the world taking part.

Duration:00:04:23

Rare souvenirs from all over the world

8/12/2019
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For years, Katharina Koppenwallner has been travelling the world in search of very special souvenirs, such as lovespoons from Wales and tiger hats from China.

Duration:00:04:23

The magic of light and movement

8/12/2019
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With his geometrical light projections, Joanie Lemercier propels people into another world. He’s presenting one of his works at the Constellations de Metz festival in north-east France.

Duration:00:04:21

Asado comes to Austria

8/10/2019
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The South American tradition of asado is all about enjoying huge chunks of barbecued meat among family and friends. Four Austrian BBQ chefs want to make asado big in Europe too.

Duration:00:03:30

Planet Berlin: Walid Kacem's rugs

8/10/2019
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People from over 190 countries live and work in Berlin. Deutsche Welle presents 50 of them in the book "Planet Berlin". Walid Kacem from Tunisia is the founder of "Berberlin" a company that sells fair-trade rugs.

Duration:00:04:24

The home of garden gnomes

8/10/2019
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A traditional German company continues to make high-quality hand-painted garden gnomes just as it used to. DW visited the Griebel porcelain maker in Gräfenroda in Thüringen.

Duration:00:04:20

Copenhagen tips from DW's Meggin Leigh

8/10/2019
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Find out what you can do in Denmark's capital from DW reporter Meggin Leigh, who always gives very personal tips for the perfect weekend. This time, she's discovering Copenhagen by bike.

Duration:00:05:46

Slackline acrobat Jaan Roose

8/10/2019
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Jaan Roose, aka The Crazy Estonian, is a professional slackliner. He's always looking for a way to make his daredevil stunts even more spectacular. He can even perform double black flips on the slackline.

Duration:00:03:48

Unity through diversity - the Europeade

8/5/2019
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With around 5000 participants, the Europeade is Europe's biggest folklore festival. Since the 1960s, people from all over Europe meet every summer to showcase traditional costumes.

Duration:00:04:43

The hotel village Portico di Romagna in Italy

8/5/2019
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In an effort to keep their village alive, inhabitants have turned Portico di Romagna into a hotel. The alley is the hotel corridor, the market square is the lobby and the pub functions as the hotel bar.

Duration:00:05:15

Rounding up Wild Horses in Galicia

8/5/2019
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Every summer, the Rapas das Bestas, or "sheering of the beasts", is celebrated in Galicia. Wild Horses in Spain's mountainous Northwest are rounded up.

Duration:00:04:59

Planet Berlin: Perfumer Mario Lombardo

8/3/2019
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People from over 190 countries live and work in Berlin. Deutsche Welle presents 50 of them in the book "Planet Berlin". Mario Lombardo of Argentina fulfilled a childhood dream in Berlin when he began creating perfumes.

Duration:00:04:47

Living with a view of the Eiffel Tower

8/3/2019
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How is it to have a home with a view of one of the world's most famous landmarks? English photographer Jasper White wanted to find out. He made portraits of people in apartments with a view of Paris's Eiffel Tower.

Duration:00:03:55

Summer event: World Santa Claus Congress

8/3/2019
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The World Santa Claus Congress is held in Copenhagen every year in the middle of summer! Santas from the world over have been getting together here since 1957 to exchange ideas and discuss the challenges of the job.

Duration:00:03:47

Pole dance as a sports trend

8/3/2019
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Dancing on a pole used to be confined to strip clubs and dance bars. Now, it's a sport popular with men and women alike. Dimitry Politov of Russia is an amazing talent and in demand worldwide as a performer and coach.

Duration:00:04:50