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Halloween has gone from a pagan to religious to commercial holiday – yet most people don't know the real meaning of Halloween nor the origin of Halloween traditions.
'Die Schnapsidee': A 'liquor-idea' is either an amazing drunk plan or so stupid only a drunk person could have thought it. There are some things only these German phrases can describe.
Several years later and you're still on the move abroad... are you addicted to expat life? If these telltale signs are true, it's time to admit you're a serial expat.
You can't make German friends without patience and lots of hard work, says expat Allane Milliane, but German friends are totally worth it.
The expat lifestyle can be challenging on international families – but is that good or bad? Read why everyone should consider moving their family abroad.
If you think Germans seem standoffish, there's something about German trust you need to understand first.
Home-exchange sites have been increasing in popularity, drawing people keen to taste life in another part of the world but not so keen to pay high hotel prices.
The way children cope with moving abroad can range from anger and tantrums to silence or tears – but it's important not to not mislabel these emotions, says coach Tammy Furey.
Do you have your 'elevator speech' ready for the dreaded question: 'What do you do?'
Is it possible to regret becoming a mother? The question has stirred a debate in Germany like in no other country, shattering a long-held taboo.
Learning a foreign language? Dutch, French, Spanish, German and Italian are the quickest languages to learn – but also among the most expensive per hour.
International education expert Kathleen Ralf shares 10 questions parents should ask to help them choose the best international school for their child.
Study abroad for free? It sounds too good to be true but this is now the reality in Germany and other European countries – even for foreigners. What's the catch?
It would seem the sole existence of 'false friends' is to trip up foreign language learners and land them red-faced in embarrassing situations.
You might get a finger-wagging in Germany but you can also revel in 80s fashion and music where Hasselhoff is the hero.