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Helpful German emergency phrases

Whether you are stationed in...

Try these 5 peculiar foods in Germany

Feeling adventurous? Here are the top five most peculiar foods Germany has to offer.

The power of learning a new language

When my husband told me that we’d just received orders to Germany – I was thrilled!

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A lesson in German cuisine

I inherited my love of cooking from my southern stay-at-home mom.

Top 5 German holiday foods

Closing my eyes to recall holiday memories from my childhood, the moments that stand out the most come alive with scents and flavors I can almost...

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Geek out at the Dortmund Comic Con

With thousands visitors in its debut year, the German Comic Con Dortmund has proven its might. From Dec.

Haunting Halloween history in Germany

While the modern Halloween holiday dates to the 19th century in the United States, Halloween is still relatively young in Germany.

Making German beer

German beer has a heady reputation for high quality and standards. The myths and legends surrounding German beer live up to the hype.

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8 European comic cons you don't want to miss

Are you ready to wear your cosplay out and about at a European Comic Con?

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Corpus Christi holiday closures June 15

Thursday, June 15 marks the Christian holiday of Corpus Christi, which celebrates the Eucharist or Holy Communion.

The traveling German beer festival

For true beer enthusiasts, there is a festival designed just for you without all of the carnival hoopla. Here’s the twist: it’s not just a one-time...

German wine events: April 2017

From a sparkling Sekt to a crisp Riesling or fruity Spätburgunder (Pinot Noir), you don’t have to travel far to enjoy a wonderful wine from...


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