Although Frohe Weihnachten and Merry Christmas look very different when written, American Christmas traditions and German ones favor each other a good bit.
If you travel to Germany, you will likely want to sample the cuisine. Learn about culturally appropriate interactions for eating at German restaurants.
If you’re unsure about where you want to go, you might suggest essen gehen. Wollen wir essen gehen?, which literally means Do we want to go eat?
What does Oktoberfest’s famous phrase ‘O’zapft is’ mean? Simply put: “It’s tapped!”. Check out the fun cultural answer in this Oktoberfest grammar lesson.
In the US once Easter ends, stores make room for Mother’s Day. In Germany, after Mother’s Day comes another Easter-related holiday called Ascension Day.
Jump into the story of a Romanian girl who immigrates to Germany and is found face-to-face with adjusting to German culture.