Tag: German tourist

Search for German Tourist from Cologne: Australian police gives up

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 13, 2019 20:46

Monika Billen, a German tourist from Cologne was on her dream trip exploring the Australian Outback. Last time anyone registered her was on New Year's day at 10.30 when she ... Read More

German visitor attacked, injured in Malaysia

editor editor- June 10, 2013 03:24

IPOH, Malaysia - A German tourist, who had just arrived to Malaysia from Singapore, was assaulted by two men who tried to rob him yesterday morning. Read More

Stranded German tourist rescued from Cape Kidnappers cliff

editor editor- December 13, 2011 04:13

A German tourist endured nearly two hours perched on a Cape Kidnappers cliff face before a dramatic helicopter rescue yesterday afternoon. Read More

German tourist killed while elephant trekking in Krabi

editor editor- December 1, 2011 09:15

PHUKET - A German woman has been killed in controversial circumstances in an elephant trekking tragedy in the province of Krabi, not far from Phuket, say police. Read More

Tourist feared to have been eaten by cannibals in French Polynesia

editor editor- October 17, 2011 05:18

A round-the-world sailor is feared to have been eaten by cannibals during a visit to a South Sea island. Read More

German visitor in Egypt tests negative for E.coli

editor editor- June 13, 2011 06:38

CAIRO, Egypt - A German tourist suspected of being infected with the deadly E.coli bacteria, has tested negative, according to Mohamed Geneidy, head of the central administration for preventative medi Read More

Travel news: German tourist saved from being buried on Tenerife beach

editor editor- September 23, 2010 04:05

Spanish firefighters saved a 23-year-old German tourist from being buried alive on a Tenerife beach on Wednesday after a tunnel he built in the sand collapsed. Read More

German tourist finally gets reward for finding Ötzi the Iceman

editor editor- June 30, 2010 03:35

A German vacationer who discovered a 5,000-year-old ice mummy received a €175,000 ($213,000) reward for her sensational find after a long legal battle, her lawyer said Tuesday. Read More

German tourist arrested in Disney bomb threat

editor editor- December 1, 2009 05:58

A German tourist has been arrested on charges of making a false bomb threat while visiting Walt Disney World. Read More

German tourist killed in Guatemala

editor editor- November 9, 2009 03:05

GUATEMALA CITY – A 73-year-old German tourist died at a private hospital in this capital after suffering gunshot wounds during an armed robbery, officials said. Read More

German tourist attacked, stabbed in Melbourne

editor editor- September 29, 2009 07:05

Detectives have arrested a man over the savage bashing and stabbing of an 18-year-old German tourist in Melbourne's north yesterday morning. Read More

Tourist burns phone booths after losing money to bar girls

editor editor- March 11, 2009 05:09

Thai police have arrested a 64-year-old German man on charges of setting fire to 11 public phone booths after allegedly losing all his money to Thai bar girls. Read More

Tourist ‘unaware’ of porn on hard drive

editor editor- June 12, 2008 03:54

A German tourist who was caught with more than 1000 images of child pornography at Melbourne Airport was unaware the files were on his portable hard drive, a court has ... Read More

Tourist busted tagging glacier

editor editor- February 27, 2008 04:38

A German tourist has spent a day and a half chipping spraypaint off a world famous glacier after he was caught red-handed defacing the natural wonder. Police in New Zealand ... Read More

German tourist arrested with child porn

editor editor- January 14, 2008 09:09

A German tourist is expected to appear in Melbourne Magistrates Court on Monday after child pornography was allegedly found on his portable hard drive. Customs officers searched the 22-year-old man's ... Read More