Travel Tips

Going to a foreign country for the first (or even second or third) time can be a little intimidating and sometimes stressful if you don't know what to expect. Here's where you can find all the must-know information before traveling to Germany, including what to expect at customs, in a restaurant, how to get around, and other cultural differences that are important to know about!

Calendar

When to visit Germany

"Theres no such thing as bad weather, just bad clothing." I'm not exactly sure where this saying comes from, but ...
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Kaffee und Kuchen

Kaffee und Kuchen

Kaffee und Kuchen (coffee and cake) is by far my favorite Sunday tradition in Germany. (For more information on Sundays ...
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Flight

6 ways to save money on flights to Germany

For most people, the transatlantic flight is the most expensive part of a trip abroad. Unfortunately, there's no magic fix ...
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Euros

Best ways to exchange currency

When traveling to Germany, you'll definitely want to have some cash on hand. Credit cards aren't nearly as ubiquitous as ...
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Leisure

Sunday: A real rest day

Before moving to Germany, part of my weekly routine was to run all my errands (especially grocery shopping), do laundry, ...
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eis

Ice Cream in Germany

Why ice cream? After a long winter, one of my favorite things about warmer temperatures is getting ice cream! I ...
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Restaurant scene

Restaurant Etiquette in Germany

When I'm traveling to a different country, one thing I inevitably forget to read up on is what to expect ...
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