Get to know Germany

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How do Germans live? What do they eat? What trends do they like? Insights into everyday life in Germany.
Beer
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Germany’s most popular beers

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loves big city life
Raising questions

Where young Germans would most like to live

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Just don’t!

Typically German? These nine things really don’t go down very well in Germany. A tongue-in-cheek warning.

Weddings in Germany

Celebrating weddings is still very popular in Germany. We present an overview of traditional customs and some surprising facts.

How young Germans want to work

A successful career isn’t everything. Young employees want flexible working hours, flat hierarchies and a positive work-life balance – but also security.

How Germany works

Working at the office from 9 to 5? That’s a thing of the past. Here you can discover different work models that exist in Germany alongside traditional full-time employment.

The games Germany plays

Hazarding a guess, rolling the dice and making deductions are what Germans enjoy in a good game. Here are the most popular games and a gaming trend for 2018.

What Germany believes

About two thirds of Germans believe in God, one third have no religious belief. Germany guarantees religious freedom – everyone can make their own decision for or against a faith.

What Germany is reading

Goethe, Schiller, Brecht and Hesse are known all over the world. But what do Germans themselves most like to read? We have some reading tips.

How Germany holidays

Summer at last! The entire country is in holiday mood. Where Germans are going on holiday and what is most important for them.

Housing in Germany

What is German Gemütlichkeit? Find out what a typical living room looks like and which piece of furniture is a must.

How do people eat in Germany?

More vegetables, but less fruit and too much meat overall: the German Nutrition Society examines the Germans’ eating habits in its latest Nutrition Report.