What you need to know about Nikolaus: the saint who gave gifts before Santa

What you need to know about Nikolaus: the saint who gave gifts before Santa

On the night of December 5th, children across Germany will leave out a boot for an old, bearded bloke to fill with sweets and treats. It's definitely not Santa, though. So who's handing out the gifts this weekend?

Seven drinks to warm up at Christmas markets

Seven drinks to warm up at Christmas markets

Five foolproof steps to do Advent like a German

Five foolproof steps to do Advent like a German

8 things that prove it’s Christmas in Germany

8 things that prove it’s Christmas in Germany