Category Archives: Culture

The awful German language*

“I hate German!” That was a Russian teenager next to me on the train, who was trying to gossip with her friends and kept getting the grammar wrong. My first thought in response to hearing that was “Why?!”. My second … Continue reading

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A day and a night at the opera

One of the greatest things about Germany is how the Germans cherish, preserve and celebrate high culture. One the most baffling things about it, is the Germans’ ability to enjoy it under any and all conditions. Any German town that … Continue reading

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