The Country and its People

Articles and Interviews

Tips for apartment hunting and moving in Germany

Roughly 8 million Germans move house every year. So what's it like? DW's Cristina Burack shares some quirks of finding a new place to live in Germany, and learns that Germans are not afraid to be hands-on in the process.

Quiz: German Literature

Do you know where Emilia Galotti meets the Prince of Guastalla? And whom Harry Haller dreams of in Hermann Hesse's “Steppenwolf”? Answer our five questions and find out how well you are familiar with German literature. Have fun guessing!