Why on earth do Germans call New Year’s Eve Silvester?

Why on earth do Germans call New Year’s Eve Silvester?

Why do Germans call New Year's Eve Silvester? And what's with all the mustard-filled doughnuts, firecrackers, and melted lead? The Local has the lowdown.

Why is Nikolaustag celebrated before Christmas in Germany?

Why is Nikolaustag celebrated before Christmas in Germany?

How to celebrate St. Martin’s Day in Germany

How to celebrate St. Martin’s Day in Germany