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Expatica's 2017 Expat Survey – your chance to win an EUR 25 Amazon gift car... 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...

Editor's choice

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'....
Manage culture shock in three easy steps

Manage culture shock in three easy steps Margarita Gokun Silver, founder of coaching firm Global Coach...
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
Getting a German visa or permit
Moving to Germany: Guide to German visas and permits

Find out which German visa or permit you need to visit, live,...

Working in Germany
Jobs in Germany
Work in Germany: Finding a job in Germany

If you're hunting for a job in Germany, here's a guide on where...

Finance
Taxes in Germany
Taxes in Germany

If you're living in Germany long-term, you will be subject to...

Housing
Renting a German property
Renting in Germany

Understand your rights as a tenant when renting in Germany with...

Healthcare
German healthcare
Your guide to the German healthcare system

A guide to accessing German healthcare: health insurance, visiting...

Education
Study in Germany
Study abroad in Germany: German universities

To study abroad in Germany, learn about the top German universities,...

Family
Getting married in Germany
Getting married in Germany

Marriage and civil partnerships in Germany are both legal unions,...

About Germany
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Insider Views
Best places to live
The best places to live in the world – for your personality?

Time to get out? Follow this guide to find the best place to...

Out & About
Top 10 places to visit in Germany
Top 10 places to visit in Germany

Whatever you’re into – vibrant cities, stunning natural scenery,...

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