Euromaxx

Europe in all its diversity and fascination – that's what Euromaxx brings to the screen. Once a week, DW's magazine offers its international viewers absorbing insights into European culture and lifestyle.

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For the love of a wheelie bike


Jörg Maltzan collects bikes. He has a very soft spot for the wheelie, known in Germany as a Bonanza. It was all the rage in the 1970s. Riding one as a kid, he felt like he was in Easy Rider. It still makes him feel good.


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 2020-07-23  4m
 
 

Pastel de Nata - Portugal's Glorious Tart


Pastéis de Belém is a bakery in Lisbon that makes the most wonderful custard tarts, pasteis de nata, and it won't disclose the recipe, even after 185 years. Only seven members of staff know the secret.


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 2020-07-17  4m
 
 

Men stepping high


A new trend in fashion is high heels for men, and not just men who like to cross-dress. Designers are head over heels about the new opportunities.


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 2020-07-17  4m
 
 

An unusual attraction: Germany‘s parrot cafe


In Germany’s only parrot cafe, guests can interact with exotic birds. In a 200 square meter area, birds fly around freely. Guests are even allowed to bring their own birds.


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 2020-07-15  4m
 
 

Astonishing works of art from household objects


Some objects aren’t associated with art, and toilet paper is definitely one of them. Turkish artist Sakir Gökçebağ uses those white rolls to create unobtrusive, minimalistic wall installations.


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 2020-07-14  4m
 
 

Street Food for Connoisseurs in Copenhagen


There are more Michelin-starred restaurants in Copenhagen than in any other Scandinavian city. But fine dining is not only found in fine restaurants. The capital’s street food will also tickle your taste buds.


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 2020-07-11  4m
 
 

Zany and Delightful: The Amphibious E-Bike Camper


It’s both quirky and amazing: Latvian designer Aigars Lauzis invented a hybrid vehicle that not only has room for passengers to sleep inside, but that also functions as an e-bike and amphibious vehicle.


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 2020-07-11  3m
 
 

The World’s Largest Model Train Layout


The world’s largest model train set can be found under a ski center in northern Germany. Here, 500 trains ride through various themed worlds along over 12,000 meters of track.


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 2020-07-11  3m
 
 

Transforming gray Facades into Works of Art


Urban artist Martin Heuwold, AKA Megx, transforms buildings with his work. A bridge that looks as though it was made from Lego pieces, and a chimney like it was made from puzzle pieces are examples of his creations.


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 2020-07-11  4m
 
 

Tiny electric cars – the next big thing


They're small, colorful and easy to charge – the latest generation of electric cars are all the rage. Developers hope it they will help make inner city traffic more sustainable.


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 2020-07-06  4m