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Expatica's 2017 Expat Survey – win an EUR 25 Amazon gift card! Millions of people become expatriates every year. Global expat...
Learning German

The German Way: German words claimed by English You probably speak more German than you know – both German and...
Xenophobe's® Guides: Kultur and Kunst

Xenophobe's® Guides: Kultur and Kunst When it comes to Germans and culture, size is key. But don't...
Multicoolty: Best quotes on German experience

Multicoolty: Best quotes on German experience Multicoolty interviews Germany's international community to get...

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German facts

30 interesting facts about Germany Test your German knowledge with these top 30 German facts – did...
Work in Germany

Work in Germany: Getting a German work permit If you want to work in Germany – and you're not from the EU/EEA...
Dating in Europe: First date etiquette

Dating in Europe: First date etiquette The dating game is hard enough, even when you know the ‘rules'....
German healthcare system

The German healthcare system: A guide to healthcare in Germany The German healthcare system: a complete guide to accessing healthcare...
Moving to Germany
Things to do
10 things to do in Germany in your first week

We tell you which registrations are mandatory in your first week...

Visas & Permits
German citizenship
How to get German citizenship or a permanent visa

Find out if you can apply for German citizenship or permanent...

Working in Germany
Jobs in Berlin
Finding a job in Berlin

How to find work in Berlin, including information on Berlin’s...

Finance
German banks
Banks in Germany: Choosing a German bank

Find a list of banks in Germany to help you choose the best bank...

Housing
Apartment in Germany
5 ways to adjust to live in Germany

After the excitement of moving to Germany as an expat wears off,...

Healthcare
Hospitals in Germany
Hospitals in Germany

If you need to visit a hospital in Germany, this guide explains...

Education
MIP International MBA
Are you ready to go beyond conventions with an international...

Are you looking for an international and flexible programme that...

Family
German baby names
German baby names: Popular German boys' and girls' names

Many German baby names work internationally, although Germany...

About Germany
Selling a car in Germany
How to sell a car in Germany

Sooner or later, every car owner faces the fact that his car...

Insider Views
Get Germanized
Get Germanized: How to Germanize yourself in 21 steps

It's easy to Germanize if you adopt the right German cultural...

Out & About
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European Christmas markets: A guide to the best Christmas markets...

‘Tis the season for Christmas carols, Santa, mulled wine and...

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