‘Blissfully unhurried’: hopping around Germany’s ‘forgotten’ islands

The Halligen Islands are so low-lying that high tides flood them each winter, but the laid-back inhabitants are more than equal to the challenge

‘Munich feels like someone pushed a slow motion button’: Alice Sara Ott on her home city

The German-Japanese pianist loves her home city for its old-fashioned values and classical music, but grew up relishing its bierkellers and pretzels, alongside its concert halls