Princess Mako of Akishino has decided to marry a "commoner" which means she must officially step down from her role as a member of the Imperial Family. Is this unusual for royal families?
As a former resident of Leipzig, I had my chances at seeing the inside of the old East and now you can too!
These photos will seem simply alien to our American eyes - well, depending on where you are as even some amazing natural phenomena shown are right here in the ole USA!
" First appearing in the ninth century, tales of the wise old fool and his donkey are still beloved across the region."