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Germany's Drunk Bike-Riding Day

Brian Blickenstaff celebrates Germany's "Enjoyment Day" by drinking a lot of wine and then riding his bike home—all within the letter of the law

Brian Blickenstaff
Oct 19, 2012

Migraines, Trains, and Automobiles

Traveling will drive you crazy, no matter where you are. But at least in Germany you get to choose how to be miserable.

Brian Blickenstaff
Aug 27, 2012

The wildest two-wheeled events on the planet feature both world-class racing and world-class carousing

Andrew J. Bernstein
Apr 5, 2012

Maximum Speed!

Over in Germany, water sliding is serious sport. Hiking up their Speedos, athletes of all shapes have learned how to top 50 miles per hour with only the occasional bloody nose and forehead stitches. This I had to try.

Joshua Foer
Jul 1, 2010

Some cities are magnets for groundbreaking industries. Here are 13 that have put themselves on the map.

Sep 30, 2009