Fact!

Bavarian Germans speak German in such a way that other Germans find it hard to understand them.
I learned this when attempting to speak to two, on a subway. They informed me that this was why I was having troubles.

tagged → #bavaria #germany #history #fact

Adolf Hitler was born in Austria. However, he admired Germany greatly. This supposedly caused him to feel obliged to restore Germany with the greatness he felt it deserved.
Some may not know that, as a child, his favourite books and games included those about The American West. As it was the “New World” persay.
During his reign, Hitler had exclusive officers carry copies of these books about killing Indians. As he associated the two.

tagged → #germany #austria #history #hitler
christian-paul-kusch:

CHRISTIAN PAUL KUSCH 2014 ©
RENDSBURGER ST.
NEUMÜNSTER / GERMANY

christian-paul-kusch:

CHRISTIAN PAUL KUSCH 2014 ©

RENDSBURGER ST.

NEUMÜNSTER / GERMANY

breathtakingdestinations:

Würzburg Residence - Würzburg - Bavaria - Germany (von Polybert49)

breathtakingdestinations:

Würzburg Residence - Würzburg - Bavaria - Germany (von Polybert49)

tagged → #germany #history
greeneyes55:

Two Girls
Bismarck Memorial Berlin 1930 
Photo: Friedrich Seidenstücker 

greeneyes55:

Two Girls

Bismarck Memorial Berlin 1930 

Photo: Friedrich Seidenstücker 

tagged → #germany #photography #history
tagged → #cologne #germany #history
tagged → #berlin #germany #photography #bode

Most of the English language derives from German.
A good tip, learn German before learning Danish. It will make more sense!

tagged → #languages #germany #history

Düsseldorf is a city in Germany!

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The Eszett, or the Scharfes S, is an of German letter. It is only a lower case letter, when upper case it is written as “SS”.  Simply pronounced as a “s” sound.

The Eszett, or the Scharfes S, is an of German letter. It is only a lower case letter, when upper case it is written as “SS”. Simply pronounced as a “s” sound.

tagged → #phonetics #german #history

placesworld:

Germany (Deutschland)

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landture:

Dancing Ent by kilianschoenberger

landture:

Dancing Ent by kilianschoenberger

June 26th, 1963, American President John Fitzgerald Kennedy visited Berlin.
He’s known for the his speech, where in which he said “Ich Bin Ein Berliner”. Thinking he was associating himself with Germans, he simply said he was a donut. Berliner is a kind of Donut in Germany.
Silly Americans.

Even though Germany led the Central powers in World War I, it entered to aid Austria. 
Incidentally, it’s leadership caused it to take the fault, and pay forth according to the Treaty of Versailles.

Even though Germany led the Central powers in World War I, it entered to aid Austria.
Incidentally, it’s leadership caused it to take the fault, and pay forth according to the Treaty of Versailles.

tagged → #history #germany #culture

During the Renaissance, the Protestant religion formed. It originated in Germany, by a man who sought to reform the Roman Catholics: Martin Luther, a priest.

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