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Photos That Make You Want To Visit Germany


  • The language spoke in Germany is German.

  • The currency in Germany is the Euro.

  • Germany is considered a very safe country to be in regardless of where you are.

  • Germans drive on the right side of the road, and the left hand side of the car.

  • Don't walk in the bike lane, as Germany has a lot of bikes.

  • Tipping is not a necessity In Germany.

  • Jaywalking is frowned upon, and you can be fined around 10 Euro for doing so if you are caught by the Police.

  • Sundays are seen as a 'quiet day' in Germany and noise is frowned upon. This also means that shops are closed. The only things that are open on Sundays are restaurants, museums and petrol stations.

  • If you a buy a bottle from the supermarket, after you have used it you can take it back to the supermarket and get a small amount of money for it.

Basic Phrases

  • Hello - Hallo

  • Good Day - Guten Tag

  • Yes - Ja (Pronounced yar)

  • No - Nein

  • Bye - Auf Wiedersehen (formal) Tschüss (informal)

  • Thanks - Danke

Germany is a country that is a mix between history and modernity and there are many things to see and do here no matter what you are into. Germany has a lot to offer, including beautiful historic buildings mixed with new architecture. Also, Germany has a delicious feast to enjoy.

Another great thing about Germany are the festivals. Oktoberfest is one of the biggest, that feature German music, food and of course Beer. Germany has around 1500 different types of sausage and hundreds of types of bread. This is a must on a lot of tourist's bucket lists because of how fun it is. It is recommended that you experience Oktoberfest at least once in your lifetime.Germany also has the Cologne Carnival that takes over the whole city. You can expect to see lots of costumes there and many floats.

One of the most common destinations of tourists when they come to Germany is Berlin. Being the capital of Germany is one reason, but it also has a lot to offer. Berlin is a huge, diverse city that has a lot of history, art and culture. Not to mention the many shops, clubs and restaurants it has too. Berlin is great in the day time and at night.

Another memorable tourist attraction are the German Markets. The official German Market is in Frankfurt and is a memorable experience. From delicious food, to beautiful Christmas lights, the German market is an experience you will want to do again and again.

Thanks to the busy Frankfurt International airport, it is easily accessible too. The Frankfurt German market has routes all the way back to 1393 and is usually running from the end of November to the end of December.