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Come to Germany! Whether you're searching for new and exciting travel ideas, special offers, or practical information, the official website of the German National Tourist Office has all you need to plan your next trip to Germany and experience a vacation of a lifetime.

2010 IIHF World Championship in Germany

Ice Hockey fans from around the world will come together in Germany to cheer for their teams from 16 nations. A total of 56 games will take place in the cities of Cologne, Gelsenkirchen and Mannheim in western Germany from May 7 through 23, 2010. Expect some exciting games in Group D that includes both, USA and Germany. Plan your trip to support your team, now!

Passion Play 2010

The Passion Play in the breathtaking town of Oberammergau in Bavaria dates back to 1633, and is held only once every 10 years. Thousands of spectators from all over the world witness this fascinating world-famous play of the suffering, dying and the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ, which is performed by more than 2,000 local residents over the course of 5 months from May 15 through October 3, 2010.

Ruhr2010 - European Capital of Culture

Swimming pool at Zeche Zollverein in Essen, Germany; Copyright Ralph Lueger
The Ruhr Region was nominated European Capital of Culture 2010 for undergoing one of the most spectacular metamorphoses from industry to culture and back to nature. Located along the river Ruhr in North Rhine-Westphalia's industrial center, Ruhr2010 was once home to mine shafts and industrial plants and is now being discovered as a very special tourist destination where the existing coal mines make this region a hub for green travelers and art lovers. With an outstanding festival throughout the year, Germany's cultural focus will be on this fascinating urban area in 2010, attracting visitors with versatile events.

200 Years Oktoberfest Munich

Munich's world-famous Oktoberfest
The world's most famous Beer Festival, the Oktoberfest in Munich, is celebrating its 200th anniversary this year. A special program and interesting exhibitions on the festival's history await visitors from all over the world. More than six million people are expected to join the annual festival from September 18 through October 4, 2010. So dust off your leather pants and Dirndl-dresses to celebrate German food, tradition and the joy of life in Bavaria.

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20 Years of German Reunification

The Fall of the Wall at Brandenburg Gate in Berlin; Copyright mauritius images
2010 is a great year to visit Germany and experience history where it unfolded. 20 years after the Berlin Wall came down, the 20th anniversary of the German reunification commemorates the historical events of November 1989 with several events, special exhibitions and celebrations.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2011™ in Germany

Soccer in Germany; Copyright: DZT
In 2011, Germany will host the FIFA Women's World Cup 2011™. The first phase of ticket sales has just been extended until further notice due to huge demand. It offers the so-called Venue Specific Tickets. In the second sales phase from February 17 until June 30, 2021 specific group quotas will be offered exclusively to clubs. Single tickets for all matches will be offered for the first time from August 1st, 2010.

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