Recent articles have highlighted SouthWest Germany and Heidelberg in Conde Nast Traveler as part of its cover article, “Secret Europe,” but also the lively university town with its famous castle made the cover of German Life Magazine when Maria Lisella wrote an eye-opening article on the new technology and green re-use projects in the old city. Huffington Post featured the world famous spa town of Baden-Baden in its article “Getting Naked with Strangers.” Susan Kraus tells a fun story of trial and error in the spa town which is a bit nerve-wracking for Americans but ultimately very relaxing. Michael Dunphy wrote a wonderful rendition of his traveling the Bertha Benz route and experiencing the world-class car museums in Stuttgart.