500th anniversary of Luther’s Thesis. Wittenberg is on the edge of the Wörlitzer Landscaped Park, which also includes Wörlitz, Oranienbaum, Kunau, Mosigkau, Georgium and much more. I stayed in Dessau.
Berlin neighbourhoods – called Kiez - can own art venues and museums. Not only art aficionados get invites to major event. Just wander in. Tourists need to get wise to the opportunities.
Did Iris Murdoch expose mediocre authors, using the first act of Richard Strauss's opera Der Rosenkavalier as the pivotal point in her novel, 'The Black Prince? That opera opening still shocks today.