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Our advent calendar 2019

In order to shorten the waiting for Christmas especially for the children, there is a beautiful tradition in Germany: the advent calendar with 24 doors full of surprises. We, too, have a magical story and great surprises for you!

A German tip for your New Year's resolutions

Starting off the year with ambitious plans to become a better person is a widespread Western tradition. What are the most popular resolutions in Germany? And here's how the German language can help you deal with yours.