The Truth About Germany: Hiking

Deutsche Welle
February 15, 2010 AT 1:36 PM
Michael Wigge carries on his search for "The Truth About Germany". This week he looks at hiking. 17 Million Germans enjoy the sport which means in fact one in every five Germans. It's the second most popular holiday activity after bathing. Every weekend it attracts up to 2 million hikers and nature-lovers, but why? Michael Wigge hits the trails of the famous Rennsteig in Thuringia to find out.