Wordless Wednesday: The Romantic Heidelberg Christmas Market

Both of today's photos come from our sometimes-guest blogger California Globetrotter. To be featured on Wordless Wednesday, tag your instagram photos with #myyounggermany. Happy holidays! #Heidelberg #weihnachtsmarkt 🎄❣#Germany ••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• Oooh Heidelberg how I have missed you!! I miss living here but I definitely don't miss the massive crowds of tourists during the Christmas Market season! [...]

By |December 9th, 2015|Christmas, Wordless Wednesday Photo Series|Comments Off on Wordless Wednesday: The Romantic Heidelberg Christmas Market

What to Wear at a German Christmas Market

by Alie of The Erlangen Expat and Starting Over in Stuttgart Photo public domain Photographer: Martin Spiske Now I’m no fashionista but I wish that someone had prepared me for a how cold it could get and how crowded the markets might be. I struggled with getting a balance between warm enough and not unattractively [...]

By |December 3rd, 2015|Christmas, General, The Erlangen Expat|Comments Off on What to Wear at a German Christmas Market

Merry Christmas, Love Krampus

In case you've had enough holiday cheer, here's Krampus, the guy who takes care of the bad children 'round Christmastime in the Alpine regions. Photo copyright Marc Müller / dpa

By |December 25th, 2014|Christmas, General, German Culture|Comments Off on Merry Christmas, Love Krampus

Merry Christmas, Love Santa

Photo copyright Terry Harris/dpa

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Wordless Wednesday: Christmas at the Brandenburg Gate

Photo copyright dpa/Paul Zinken

By |December 10th, 2014|Berlin, Christmas, General, Wordless Wednesday Photo Series|Comments Off on Wordless Wednesday: Christmas at the Brandenburg Gate

German Cuisine: Holiday Bread

by Nadia Hassani Photo courtesy Spoonfuls of Germany Sweet German Christmas specialties are the only area that seems to be untouched and untainted by the stereotype surrounding German cuisine. Every Christmas season, German producers ship their goods all over the world, in wooden boxes and colorful metal tins embossed with winter village scenes. [...]

By |November 27th, 2014|Christmas, Food, General|Comments Off on German Cuisine: Holiday Bread

Wordless Wednesday: Christmas Comes to Germany

Tauentzienstrasse, Berlin-Charlottenburg. Photo coypright dpa / picture alliance Tauentzienstrasse, Berlin-Charlottenburg. Photo coypright dpa / picture alliance Merry Christmas to all our celebrating Young Germany readers!

By |December 25th, 2013|Christmas, General, Wordless Wednesday Photo Series|Comments Off on Wordless Wednesday: Christmas Comes to Germany