Ten ways to celebrate Christmas like a German
Alex Evans · 18 Dec 2013, 12:19
Published: 18 Dec 2013 12:19 GMT+01:00
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The Local has teamed up with YouTube channel Get Germanized to tip our hat to the country's biggest Christmas customs as well as some less well known ones, including gnomes, pyramids and a kidnapping demon.
What do Germans traditionally eat on Christmas Eve? Why do children put their shoes out at the start of December? And what, oh what, do gnomes have to do with Christmas?