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The Beginning of May - May 1st in Germany
A Holiday for Workers as well as Welcoming Spring! The beginning of May has long been celebrated across Europe as the start of summer, with...
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The Master's Degree - Studying in Germany
If you plan to study in Germany at the level of the Master's degree, in some ways it's easier than trying to apply as an undergraduate at the...
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Bachelor degree in Germany: the three considerations
So you've looked at our previous articles on studying in Germany, and you want to do your Bachelor degree in Germany. But how? We have already...
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Waldkindergarten - Forest Kindergarten
Do you feel tense whenever you see a young child playing video games and wonder if they even know where strawberries grow? You are not alone. More...
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Foundations in Germany - Stiftungen
Made to Last – German Foundations Recent years saw a continuous rise in the creation of privately run foundations in Germany. In 2015...
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Racist Germans soon Obliged to take ASSimilation Courses
Germany is Reacting to Growing Population with integration courses. In 2016, Germany welcomed 2.136.954 immigrants and said goodbye to 997.552...
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Day Light Saving Time - Sommerzeit
Sommerzeit: the first modern suggestion of “summertime” came from a humorous observation by Ben Franklin.  Franklin’s...
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Vereine - Associations in Germany
Are you a Vereinsmeier? Wanderlust, Fernweh, Fahrvergnügen – there are many words in the German language that one can't translate into...
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International German Speaking Celebrities
When it comes to celebrities speaking foreign languages, German isn’t one of the ones that might immediately cross your mind. We can watch...
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The Germanic National Museum - Nürnberg
We’re in the 164th year of this superb museum’s glorious history and, if you want to immerse yourself in German culture, regardless of...
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German Auxiliary Languages - Weltdeutsch
Weltdeutsch: The 19th and 20th century saw a spike in the development of the so-called constructed languages. Especially “Auxiliary...
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Löwenzahn - A German National Treasure
Ask any German under 40 about Löwenzahn and chances are they’ll start humming a jolly tune. That tune is the well-known theme to German...
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