Easter in Germany: The very deutsch origins of the Easter Bunny

Easter in Germany: The very deutsch origins of the Easter Bunny

Beloved by children in the UK and US alike, the Easter Bunny is perhaps one of the most recognizable symbols of the spring season for English speakers. But its origins actually trace back to Germany.

German word of the day: Die Bescherung

German word of the day: Die Bescherung

Why is Nikolaustag celebrated before Christmas in Germany?

Why is Nikolaustag celebrated before Christmas in Germany?

Eight events you won’t want to miss in Germany in December 2019

Eight events you won’t want to miss in Germany in December 2019

Then and now: how Valentine’s Day has blossomed in Germany

Then and now: how Valentine’s Day has blossomed in Germany

Inflated pigs’ bladders vs. jesters: the difference between Fastnacht and Karneval

Inflated pigs’ bladders vs. jesters: the difference between Fastnacht and Karneval

Christkind vs Santa: how Germans and Americans celebrate Christmas differently

Christkind vs Santa: how Germans and Americans celebrate Christmas differently

8 quirky German customs you might never have heard of
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8 quirky German customs you might never have heard of

Dirndls and Lederhosen – the traditional German alternative to online dating

Dirndls and Lederhosen – the traditional German alternative to online dating

Here’s a German culinary treat you can only enjoy over the next two months

Here’s a German culinary treat you can only enjoy over the next two months

Eight wonderful ways to celebrate spring in Germany

Eight wonderful ways to celebrate spring in Germany

10 ways to celebrate Easter in Germany like a local

10 ways to celebrate Easter in Germany like a local

8 times traditional German kids’ tales were way too brutal for Disney

8 times traditional German kids’ tales were way too brutal for Disney

Nine ways to celebrate Easter like a German

Nine ways to celebrate Easter like a German

Ten of Germany’s best traditions

Ten of Germany’s best traditions

Ten ways to celebrate Christmas like a German

Ten ways to celebrate Christmas like a German

Top ten German customs and traditions

Top ten German customs and traditions

Germany’s Sorbs celebrate Zapust festival

Germany’s Sorbs celebrate Zapust festival

Kaffee und Kuchen: The history behind a very German tradition

Kaffee und Kuchen: The history behind a very German tradition

Germany’s most bizarre May traditions

Germany’s most bizarre May traditions