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Germany To Open Museum Where Hitler Committed Suicide

BY TEAM JST Photo: News.com.au It’s a part of history but is it one that will be celebrated by tourists? The massive Führerbunker where Adolf Hitler married Eva Braun before both committed suicide is now being reconstructed as a museum. SEE ALSO: Berlin Through The Eyes Of Our Creative Director The five bedroom Führerbunker in Berlin is where Hitler, […]

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A Look At Publications Around The World Reacting To Charlie Hebdo

BY TEAM JST Tragedy occurred yesterday in Paris, leaving the whole world now mourning for the loss of victims from the horrific gun shooting. The target was Charlie Hebdo, a non-conformist, extremely left-wing, satirical weekly newspaper which often depicts Prophet Muhammad in a mocking manner. Let’s not forget that Prophet Muhammad’s image is so sacred that it’s […]

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Meet JST Instagrammer Of The Week: @DiningTraveler

BY DESIREE CONSTANCE CHOY Born in New York and raised in Puerto Rico, Jessica van Dop DeJesus had a taste of many cultures from an early age. Jessica caught the travel bug as a young Marin Corps officer on an assignment in Okinawa, Japan, and since then, has lived in the U.S., Puerto Rico (some […]

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Gender Gap Is Closing – For Now – On Streets Of Dortmund, Germany

BY TEAM JST Photo: tagesspiegel.de If you’ve ever been to Berlin’s Ampelmann Shop, then you’ve already met this guy. He’s the one who telling you when to cross the street of Germany. Now the city of Dormund will be introducing his female version: Ampelfrauen. Shown as the stop light signal to “keep walking”, Ampelmännchen has been the beloved symbol in Eastern Germany. As […]

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What Happened To The Learjet With Bono In It?

BY JST NEWS En route from Dublin to the Bambi Awards in Germany where U2 was honored and set to perform at the show, the plane that carried the Beautiful Day singer had a major glitch. The door of the Learjet 60 D-CGEO broke off at 8,000 feet in air, as explained by an official with the […]

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Berlin Through The Eyes Of Our Creative Director

BY LENA KAZER Roaming the neighborhoods of Berlin is a feast for the eyes. There are murals painted on buildings reaching high into the sky, more graffiti variations than there are cracks in the sidewalk, and oddball boutiques filled with records, handmade accessories, and various whats-its and thing-a-ma-bobs. Wandering my favorite neighborhood, the rugged and […]

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As you can guess, beer is the beverage of choice at Oktoberfest, including 7.5 million liters (about 2 million gallons) consumed during last year’s event! In order to qualify as an oktoberfestbier, the beer must be brewed within the city limits. All oktoberfestbiers are provided by only six breweries: Spaten, Löwenbräu, Augustiner-Bräu, Hofbräu-München, Paulaner and Hacker-Pschorr. Each one of these breweries will begin to brew their batch of Märzenbiers (March beer) during (you guessed it) March. Märzenbiers have a higher alcohol content in order to last throughout the summer, just in time for Oktoberfest.

31 Incredible Facts You Never Knew About Oktoberfest!

BY JERRY LEON Every year more people converge in Munich, Germany and consume more beer than those in any other festival in the world. With over 6 million people in attendance, Oktoberfest is unlike any other event. These incredible facts will reveal why this festival continues to attract more visitors year after year. START SLIDESHOW:

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